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PEARSON, H.: Life of Oscar Wilde (The) (Abridged)

    
      

 

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PEARSON, H.: Life of Oscar Wilde (The) (Abridged)

The remarkable and tragic story of Oscar Wilde, legendary wit and conversationalist, author of perhaps the most perfect comedy in the English language, yet seemingly doomed by his own flawed temperament to suffer at the hands of a censorious and hypocritical society…



Disc 1

  The Life Of Oscar Wilde
1.   Play with flash player The Early Years 00:10:03
2.   Play with flash player Oxford, Magdalen College And The Dons 00:09:02
3.   Play with flash player The Poet And The Aesthete 00:10:58
4.   Play with flash player Transatlantic Success 00:09:52
5.   Play with flash player On The Boulevards Of Paris And London 00:15:19
6.   Play with flash player More Lecture Tours And The Social Whirl 00:13:45
7.   Play with flash player A Writer Of Stories 00:10:27


Disc 2

  The Life Of Oscar Wilde
1.   Play with flash player The Picture Of Dorian Gray 00:03:45
2.   Play with flash player Tall, Thickset, With Heavy - Lidded Eyes 00:12:36
3.   Play with flash player Wilde, Frank Harris And Friends 00:08:38
4.   Play with flash player Wilde's Wit 00:13:36
5.   Play with flash player The Greatest Master Of Conversation 00:10:03
6.   Play with flash player Poor Aunt Jane 00:05:55
7.   Play with flash player Lady Windermere's Fan 00:13:08
8.   Play with flash player An Ideal Husband 00:04:52
9.   Play with flash player The Importance Of Being Earnest 00:06:52


Disc 3

  The Life Of Oscar Wilde
1.   Play with flash player Wilde's Homosexuality 00:05:26
2.   Play with flash player The Marquess Of Queensberry 00:12:11
3.   Play with flash player The Decision To Prosecute 00:04:57
4.   Play with flash player The Trial Begins, April 3 1895 00:03:31
5.   Play with flash player 'The Train Has Gone' 00:06:38
6.   Play with flash player A Hunted Man 00:06:34
7.   Play with flash player In gaol 00:07:53
8.   Play with flash player Escape To France 00:07:32
9.   Play with flash player The Last Days In Paris 00:02:14

Total Playing Time: 03:35:47






Author(s):
Pearson, Hesketh

Reader(s):
Beale, Simon Russell

Label: Naxos AudioBooks

Genre: Biographies

Catalogue No: NA306812

Barcode: 0730099006828

Release Date: 09/1995

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