The Picture of Dorian Gray (Paperback)

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Complete and unabridged paperback edition.The Picture of Dorian Gray is a Gothic and philosophical novel by Oscar Wilde, first published complete in the July 1890 issue of Lippincott's Monthly Magazine. Fearing the story was indecent, the magazine's editor without Wilde's knowledge deleted roughly five hundred words before publication. Despite that censorship, The Picture of Dorian Gray offended the moral sensibilities of British book reviewers, some of whom said that Oscar Wilde merited prosecution for violating the laws guarding the public morality. In response, Wilde aggressively defended his novel and art in correspondence with the British press, although he personally made excisions of some of the most controversial material when revising and lengthening the story for book publication the following year. From Wikipedia.


Product Details
ISBN: 9781717780850
ISBN-10: 1717780857
Publisher: Independently Published
Publication Date: July 15th, 2018
Pages: 138
Language: English