De Profundis (Dover Thrift Editions) - Oscar Wilde (1997)
ISBN 0486293084
Genre Gay Male Fiction
Publisher Dover Publications
Publication Date 1/22/1997
Format Paperback (203 x 130 mm)
Language eng
While jailed for homosexual offenses, Wilde wrote this long, bitter letter of recrimination to his lover, Lord Alfred Douglas. It offers fascinating insights into Wilde’s life in prison and the background and psychology of a notorious affair, but its eloquence, passion and literary excellence make it a universal statement about love, injustice and suffering.
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Collection Status In Collection
Index 1052
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Product Details
LoC Classification PR5818.D3 1996
Dewey 828/.803
Edition Dover ed.
Cover Price $2.00
No. of Pages 64
Unaltered, unabridged republication of the work as printed in a standard text with a new note and additional footnotes.