The Complete Short Fiction
|Author:||Oscar Wilde; Ian Small (Introduction by)|
|Series:||Penguin Classics Ser.|
Born in Ireland, Wilde (1854-1900) was educated in Dublin and Oxford and went on to become the leading exponent of aestheticism. His work includes plays, a novel, poetry and criticism. Imprisoned for homosexual acts, he died after his release in exile in Paris. Ian Small is a reader in English Literature at the University of Birmingham.