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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900.
Other Authors: Gillespie, Michael Patrick.
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: New York : W.W. Norton, c2006.
Series:A Norton critical edition
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300 |a xii, 209 p. ;  |c 21 cm. 
440 2 |a A Norton critical edition 
504 |a Includes bibliographical references (p. 207-209). 
505 0 |a The text of The importance of being Earnest -- Excised portions of the play -- Backgrounds -- London in the 1890s / Karl Beckson -- Wilde and the idea of a theatre / Joseph Donohue -- Creating the audience / Regenia Gagnier -- Criticism -- Reviews and reactions -- On The importance of being Earnest / William Archer -- On The importance of being Earnest / H.F. -- On The importance of being Earnest / George Bernard Shaw -- On The importance of being Earnest / H.G. Wells -- Essays in criticism -- The four-act version of The importance of being Earnest / E.H. Mikhail -- From faltering arrow to pistol shot : The importance of being Earnest / Eva Thienpont -- Oscar Wilde and the English epicene / Camille A. Paglia -- Alias Bunbury : desire and termination in The importance of being Earnest / Christopher Craft -- From Beau Brummell to Lady Bracknell : re-viewing the Dandy in The importance of being Earnest / Michael Patrick -- The genesis of the play / Peter Raby -- Oscar Wilde and the imagination of the Celt / Richard Haslam -- Oscar Wilde : a chronology. 
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