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[Lady Windermere"s fan].

Oscar Wilde

[Lady Windermere"s fan].

by Oscar Wilde

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Published by [s.n.] in [s.l] .
Written in English


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Pagination157p.
Number of Pages157
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL19724947M

Lady Windermere's Fan was Oscar Wilde's first produced play, and it was an instant success on the London stage. Chronicling a series of misunderstandings and deceptions in the high society world of Victorian London, critics and audiences alike were charmed by . Lady Windermere The Duchess of Berwick Lady Agatha Carlisle Lady Plymdale Lady Stutfield Lady Jedburgh Mrs. Cowper-Cowper Mrs. Erlynne Rosalie, Maid THE SCENES OF THE PLAY ACT I. Morning-room in Lord Windermere's house. ACT II. Drawing-room in Lord Windermere's house. ACT III. Lord Darlington's rooms. ACT IV. Same as Act I. TIME: The Present.

London: Elkin Mathews and John Lane at the Sign of the Bodley Head, First Edition. Hardcover. Small quarto (cm.); original reddish-brown gilt-embossed cloth; [14],,14[ads]pp. Straight and tight, with the boards slightly faded at margins as is typical, and a few spots where cloth has begun to lift. Lady Windermere is the play’s protagonist. She is 21 years old and has been married for two years to Lord Windermere, with whom she has a six-month-old Windermere adores her husband and reveres the memory of her mother, whom she believes died when Lady Windermere was a baby.

Lady Windermere's Fan by Oscar Wilde starting at $ Lady Windermere's Fan has 51 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace.   “Lady Windermere’s Fan” was first performed on 2 February at the St James Theatre in London and was Wilde’s first theatrical success. As a satire on Victorian morality, the play could not have been other than controversial at the time, and delighted the swelling ranks of his admirers, as well as further scandalising his vociferous.


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