The picture of Dorian Gray

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Introduction by Jeffrey Eugenides * Nominated as one of America's best-loved novels by PBS's The Great American Read Written in his distinctively dazzling manner, Oscar Wilde's story of a fashionable young man who sells his soul for eternal youth and beauty is the author's most popular work. The tale of Dorian Gray's moral disintegration caused a scandal when it first appeared in 1890, but though Wilde was attacked for the novel's corrupting influence, he responded that there is, in fact, "a terrible moral in Dorian Gray ." Just a few years later, the book and the aesthetic/moral dilemma it presented became issues in the trials occasioned by Wilde's homosexual liaisons, which resulted in his imprisonment. Of Dorian Gray's relationship to autobiography, Wilde noted in a letter, "Basil Hallward is what I think I am: Lord Henry what the world thinks me: Dorian what I would like to be--in other ages, perhaps."
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9780553212549
9780143106142
140252006
9781596595187
9781620115060
9781593080259
9780440369141
9780553901672
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display_description This is a story of love, murder, thwarted revenge, and finally, justice. As Dorian Gray remains young and handsome, his pact with the devil allows his portrait to reflect the degradation of his many sins.
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subject_facet Appearance (Philosophy) -- Fiction, Audiobooks (CD), Classics -- FICTION, Conduct of life -- Fiction, Didactic fiction. -- Audiobooks (CD), Electronic books, Future life -- Fiction -- Audiobooks (CD), Horror -- FICTION, Portraits -- Fiction, Portraits -- Fiction -- Audiobooks (CD), Soul -- Fiction, Soul -- Fiction -- Audiobooks (CD), Youthfulness -- Fiction
title_display The picture of Dorian Gray
title_full The Picture of Dorian Gray, The Picture of Dorian Gray [electronic resource] Wilde, Oscar., The picture of Dorian Gray [classic] / Oscar Wilde, The picture of Dorian Gray [sound recording] / by Oscar Wilde
title_short The picture of Dorian Gray
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topic_facet Appearance (Philosophy), Audiobooks (CD), Classic Literature, Classics, Conduct of life, Fiction, Future life, Horror, Portraits, Soul, Youthfulness