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Oscar Wilde

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The Picture of Dorian Gray Essay

“You poised me with a book once. I should not forgive that. Harry, promise me that you will never lend that book to anyone; it does harm” (Wilde and Camille 146). This quote is contained in chapter Nineteen, which is an oral exchange that pits Dorian against Lord Henry. It...

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The Picture of Dorian Gray

The British writer, Oscar Wilde is known for his witticisms and humor. However, in his novel, The Picture of Dorian Gray, a darker side of the writer appears. The novel tracks the moral bankruptcy of a young, beautiful man, Dorian Gray, during Victorian England. While the novel focuses on the...

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