Antinomianism or Anarchy? A Note on Oscar Wilde's "Pen, Pencil and Poison."
- Earnest. Hornby, Richard // Hudson Review;Winter2012, Vol. 64 Issue 4, p683
The article focuses on the works of Irish author Oscar Wilde. It notes that his essays contain wonderful passages, his poetry seem stuck in a feverish Victorian era while his fiction seem both thin and padded. It highlights his book "The Picture of Dorian Gray" which demonstrate a gothic horror...
- The Love Which Dare Not Speak its Name: An Examination of Pagan Symbolism and Morality in Fin de siecle Decadent Fiction. Reid, Kelly Anne // Pomegranate;Dec2008, Vol. 10 Issue 2, p130
This essay considers the Pagan symbolism which was so crucial to the decadents of the fin-de-siecle. It focuses on the novel The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde, the novella Death in Venice by Thomas Mann, and some of the iconic sketches by Aubrey Beardsley and seeks to understand the...
- Wilde's Dorian Gray as Aesthetic Vampire. Anderson, Melanie R. // POMPA: Publications of the Mississippi Philological Association;2008, p157
An essay is presented in which the author examines Oscar Wilde's novel "The Picture of Dorian Gray" alongside Bram Stoker's novel "Dracula." The author compares the character of Dorian Gray to an undead vampire who seeks out aesthetic experiences just as Dracula seeks out human blood. The author...
- MR. OSCAR WILDE AGAIN. // Oscar Wilde: Art & Morality;1/1/1908, p7
A letter is presented from the Irish writer and poet Oscar Wilde following his defense for his published novel "The Picture of Dorian Gray."
- MASSINGER, WILDE, AND THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY. Powell, Kerry // English Language Notes;Jun79, Vol. 16 Issue 4, p312
Focuses on the literary influences of the book 'The Picture of Dorian Gray,' by Oscar Wilde. Source of the pictures; Acquaintance of Wilde with paintings; Description on the portrait of the character Sophia.
- Audio reviews. Glover, Sandy; Annichiarico, Mark // Library Journal;3/1/1995, Vol. 120 Issue 4, p118
Reviews the sound recording `The Picture of Dorian Gray,' by Oscar Wilde, read by Edward Petherbridge.
- The Picture of Dorian Gray (Sound recording). Gaudet, Dorothea R. // School Library Journal;Feb84, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p53
Reviews the sound recording 'The Picture of Dorian Gray.'
- WILDE'S THE PICTURE OF DORIAN GRAY. Richards, David // Notes & Queries;Jun2001, Vol. 48 Issue 2
Focuses on the confusion of readers about the second chapter of the novel 'The Picture of Dorian Gray,' by Oscar Wilde. Reference to a passage in Henry Wardsworth Longfellow's poem; Translation of a German language by Wilde; Inexcusability of the puzzlement; Description of the effect of a...
- Audio reviews. Hilyard, Nann Blaine; Annichiarico, Mark // Library Journal;2/1/1993, Vol. 118 Issue 2, p133
Reviews the sound recording `The Picture of Dorian Gray,' by Oscar Wilde read by Flo Gibson.