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The Man Who Was Dorian Gray

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Book News Annotation:

McCormack (Institute of Irish Studies, Queens University, Belfast) tells the story of John Gray, a working class boy whose passionate friendship with Oscar Wilde made his name as the reputed model for Wilde's scandalous novel, The Picture of Dorian Grey. She traces Gray's life, from decadent poet to dedicated priest, and looks at Gray's shifting relationships with Wilde, and later, with his lifelong companion Andre Raffalovich, to reveal insights into literary society and the emerging gay culture of the period.
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"The Man Who Was Dorian Gray" tells the story of John Gray, a working class boy whose passionate friendship with Oscar Wilde made his name as the reputed model for Wilde's scandalous novel, "The Picture of Dorian Gray". Photos.

Product Details

ISBN:
9780312232788
Author:
McCormack, Jerusha Hull
Publisher:
St. Martin's Press
Location:
New York
Subject:
Literary
Subject:
Biography
Subject:
English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Subject:
Clergy
Subject:
Specific Groups - Male Gay Studies
Subject:
Dandies
Subject:
Poets, English
Edition Number:
1st ed.
Series Volume:
8240.36H
Publication Date:
2000
Binding:
Trade Cloth
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
xiv, 353 p., 16 p. of pla
Dimensions:
8.61x5.80x1.18 in. 1.20 lbs.

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"Synopsis" by , "The Man Who Was Dorian Gray" tells the story of John Gray, a working class boy whose passionate friendship with Oscar Wilde made his name as the reputed model for Wilde's scandalous novel, "The Picture of Dorian Gray". Photos.
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