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Wilde, Oscar

Overview
Works: 36 works in 45 publications in 10 languages and 478 library holdings
Genres: Fiction  Didactic fiction  Psychological fiction  Drama  Fables  Fairy tales  Short stories  Paranormal fiction  History  Juvenile works 
Roles: Author
Classifications: PR5819, 823.8
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Most widely held works by Oscar Wilde
Great classic stories : [22 unabridged classics]( Recording )

1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 263 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reginald on house parties / Saki - The Sphinx without a secret / Oscar Wilde -- Tobermory / Saki -- On being idle / Jerome K. Jerome -- For better or worse / W.W. Jacobs -- The model millionaire / Oscar Wilde -- The garden of truth / E. Nesbit -- The cat that walked by himself / Rudyard Kipling -- The girl from Arles / Alphonse Daudet -- Mr. & Mrs. Dove / Katherine Mansfield -- Georgie Porgie / Rudyard Kipling -- Caterpillars / E.F. Benson -- Lost hearts / M.R. James -- Ship to Tarshish / John Buchan -- The tell-tale heart / Edgar Allan Poe -- The man of the night / Edgar Wallace -- Dr. Heidegger's experiment / Nathaniel Hawthorne -- B 24 / Arthur Conan Doyle -- Pat Hobby & Orson Welles / F. Scott Fitzgerald - Mad / Guy de Maupassant -- The black cat / Edgar Allan Poe -- The monkey's paw / W.W. Jacobs
Irish ghost stories by Joseph Sheridan Le Fanu( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 41 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Blend the wild and fevered Irish imagination with their wonderful facility for recounting a dark, compelling tale, add a dash of the supernatural, and you have a potent brew of spine-tingling tales. This anthology of the best ghost stories from Ireland and Irish writers includes contributions from such masters of the art of raising as Sheridan Le Fanu, Bram Stoker, Oscar Wilde, W. B. Yeats and Rosa Mulholland. Within the pages of this collection you will find strange accounts of haunted houses, death warnings from beyond the grave, and revengeful spirits, all guaranteed to stir the imagination and chill the blood"--Jacket
The birthday of the infanta by Oscar Wilde( )

1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 28 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

With brilliant illustrations by a master of comic art, the lyrical prose of this fairy tale by Oscar Wilde is brought to life. A hideous dwarf is captured in the woods and brought in to the court of the beautiful royal infanta for her amusement. He is full of good humor and tricks and becomes quite popular but remains quite unaware of his looks. She has him perform in front of her friends for her birthday. He is very touched and quite proud to receive such attention, until he sees himself in the mirror and realizes their entertainment may be at his expense. Perfect for middle school students as an introduction to the world-famous author, the dazzling illustrations in this book suit the timeless writings of Wilde
The model millionaire by Oscar Wilde( )

2 editions published in 2012 in English and held by 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

One of Oscar Wilde's most charming stories, combining art, painting, wit, love, romance, and generosity. English wit, American vigor, and Irish sentimentality too, all part of Wilde's makeup. It is hard to hear without tearing up a bit at the end
The picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde( Book )

2 editions published in 2007 in German and English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An exquisitely beautiful young man in Victorian England retains his youthful and innocent appearance over the years while his portrait reflects both his age and evil soul as he pursues a life of decadence and corruption. Illustrated sidebar notes provide historical background to the text
An Ideal husband by Oscar Wilde( Book )

1 edition published in 2008 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Sir Robert Chiltern is a successful politician and an honest man. He is an ideal husband for the beautiful and serious Lady Chiltern. But somebody knows a dangerous secret about Sir Robert. Can Sir Robert's charming Society friends save his job and his marriage?"--Page 4 of cover
The picture of Dorian Gray and other writings by Oscar Wilde( )

1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Flamboyant and controversial, Oscar Wilde was a dazzling personality, a master of wit, and a dramatic genius whose sparkling comedies contain some of the most brilliant dialogue ever written for the English stage. Here in one volume are his immensely popular novel, The Picture of Dorian Gray; his last literary work, "The Ballad of Reading Gaol," a product of his own prison experience; and four complete plays: Lady Windermere's Fan, his first dramatic success, An Ideal Husband, which pokes fun at conventional morality, The Importance of Being Earnest, his finest comedy, and SalomE, a portrait of uncontrollable love originally written in French and faithfully translated by Richard Ellmann. Every selection appears in its entirety'a marvelous collection of outstanding works by the incomparable Oscar Wilde, who's been aptly called "a lord of language" by Max Beerbohm. From the Paperback edition
The happy prince and other stories by Oscar Wilde( Book )

1 edition published in 2017 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"The richness of Oscar Wilde's way with words and ideas is given full range in this sparkling collection of short stories written between 1887 and 1891. From the comic tales of The Canterville Ghost and Lord Arthur Savile's Crime to the marvelous fairy stories and fantasies of The Selfish Giant, The Happy Prince and The Star Child, we are treated to the extravagance and dexterity of Wilde's exceptional wit, in stories that will appeal to both adults and children. Beautifully illustrated by Wilde's fellow decadent and aestheticist, the inimitable Aubrey Beardsley, this Macmillan Collector's Library edition of The Happy Prince & Other Stories also features an afterword by author David Stuart Davies"--Dust jacket
Cuentos y poemas en prosa by Oscar Wilde( Book )

2 editions published between 2000 and 2009 in Spanish and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Velikan, kotoryĭ dumal tolʹko o sebe by Oscar Wilde( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in Russian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Slika Dorijana Greja : roman by Oscar Wilde( Book )

3 editions published between 1920 and 2008 in Serbian and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

El príncipe feliz by Oscar Wilde( Book )

2 editions published between 2012 and 2015 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A beautiful, golden, jewel-studded statue and a little swallow give all they have to help the poor
El jardín del gigante by Rosa Modrego( Book )

1 edition published in 2015 in Spanish and held by 4 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Esta es la historia de un gigante y su jardín de cuento. Un lugar al que a nadie dejaba entrar, ni siquiera a los niños que a él acudían a jugar cada día al salir de la escuela. Así vivía el gigante, solo, contemplando su precioso jardín donde siempre era invierno. Pero un día algo sucedió y ya nada volvió a ser igual
De Profundis si alte scrisori by Oscar Wilde( Book )

2 editions published in 2003 in Romanian and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Upiór rodu Canterville'ów by Oscar Wilde( Book )

1 edition published in 2003 in Polish and held by 3 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Oscar Wilde's Salome by Oscar Wilde( Visual )

1 edition published in 2000 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Based on the tale from the New Testament, Herod is so infatuated with his stepdaughter, Salome, that he promises her up to half his kingdom if she performs the Dance of the seven veils for him. She performs the dance and to Herod's chagrin, requests the head of John the Baptist on a platter. In Berkoff's interpretation, the play is stripped down to its essential components, favoring simplicity in sets and props, thus highlighting Wilde's text
Un beau dimanche anglais by Oscar Wilde( Book )

in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

La Maison de la Courtisane Nouveaux poèmes by Oscar Wilde( Book )

1 edition published in 1922 in French and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Extrait : ""Nous perçûmes le bruit cadencé de pas de danseurs ; nous suivîmes, en flânant, la rue éclairée par la lune et nous arrêtâmes devant la maison de la Courtisane. De l'intérieur, à travers le tumulte, le désordre, nous entendions les musiciens jouer à grand bruit le Cœur cher et fidèle de Strauss.""À PROPOS DES ÉDITIONS LIGARANLes éditions LIGARAN proposent des versions numériques de qualité de grands livres de la littérature classique mais également des livres rares en partenariat avec la BNF. Beaucoup de soins sont apportés à ces versions ebook pour éviter les fautes que l'on trouv
Shawhar-i dilkhvāh : va zan-i bī- ahamiyat by Oscar Wilde( Book )

1 edition published in 1956 in Persian and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Great classic stories : [22 unabridged classics]
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