The fall of the house of Wilde : Oscar Wilde and his family / Emer O'Sullivan.
Publication year: 2017
Publisher: London : Bloomsbury,
ISBN: 9781408863169 (pbk.) :
Originally published: 2016.
'The Fall of the House of Wilde' for the first time places Oscar Wilde as a member of one of the most dazzling Anglo-Irish families of Victorian times, and also in the broader social, political and religious context. A remarkable and perceptive account, this is a major repositioning of our first modern celebrity, a man whose own fall from grace in a trial as public as his father's marked the end of fin de siècle decadence.
xiv, 495 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations (black and white) ; 20 cm
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