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Dorian By Nephi Anderson
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This is another interesting story by renown Mormon writer Nephi Anderson.This editionis published by the Jaredite Publication Society. http://www.crimsonpathsociety.org/jps.html
Dorian Song By Jean-Paul VERPEAUX
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Une pièce en Ré mineur dorien très facile à jouer, partition pour organiste débutant. A melody in D minor dorian very easy to perform, for an organist beginner.
Dorian Gray By Oscar Wilde
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The first version of The Picture of Dorian Gray was published as the lead story in the July 1890 edition of Lippincott's Monthly Magazine, along with five others. The story begins with a man painting... More > a picture of Gray. When Gray, who has a "face like ivory and rose leaves" sees his finished portrait he breaks down, distraught that his beauty will fade, but the portrait stay beautiful, inadvertently making a faustian bargain. For Wilde, the purpose of art would guide life if beauty alone were its object. Thus Gray's portrait allows him to escape the corporeal ravages of his hedonism, (and Miss Prism mistakes a baby for a book in The Importance of Being Earnest), Wilde sought to juxtapose the beauty he saw in art onto daily life.< Less
Dorian Gray By Oscar Wilde
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The first version of The Picture of Dorian Gray was published as the lead story in the July 1890 edition of Lippincott's Monthly Magazine, along with five others. The story begins with a man painting... More > a picture of Gray. When Gray, who has a "face like ivory and rose leaves" sees his finished portrait he breaks down, distraught that his beauty will fade, but the portrait stay beautiful, inadvertently making a faustian bargain. For Wilde, the purpose of art would guide life if beauty alone were its object. Thus Gray's portrait allows him to escape the corporeal ravages of his hedonism, (and Miss Prism mistakes a baby for a book in The Importance of Being Earnest), Wilde sought to juxtapose the beauty he saw in art onto daily life.< Less
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The Picture of Dorian Gray By Oscar Wilde
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A picture of Dorian Gray is a gothic horror story written by Oscar Wilde. When first published, it was poorly received, but has since become a literary favourite
The Picture of Dorian Gray By Oscar Wilde
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A picture of Dorian Gray is a gothic horror story written by Oscar Wilde. When first published, it was poorly received, but has since become a literary favourite
The Picture of Dorian Gray By Oscar Wilde
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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... More > 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.”< Less
Dorian the Historian Interrogates a Rock By Nicholas Madrid
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Dorian attempts to undercover the mystery behind the disappearance of his mother’s money. His methods may seem unconventional, but Dorian always has history on his side to prove him right.
The Picture of Dorian Gray By Oscar wilde
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This book contains now several HTML tables of contents that will make reading a real pleasure! Oscar Wilde's story of a fashionable young man who sells his soul for eternal youth and beauty is one of... More > his most popular works. Written in Wilde's characteristically dazzling manner, full of stinging epigrams and shrewd observations, the tale of Dorian Gray's moral disintegration caused something of a scandal when it first appeared in 1890. Wilde was attacked for his decadence and corrupting influence, and a few years later the book and the aesthetic/moral dilemma it presented became issues in the trials occasioned by Wilde's homosexual liaisons, trials that resulted in his imprisonment. Of the book's value as 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."< Less