The Picture of Dorian Gray  -     By: Oscar Wilde
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The Picture of Dorian Gray

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Youthful, full of life, vigor and seeming perfection,Dorian Gray is a popular young aesthete, indulging in allmanner of vices, living a lavish lifestyle of debauchery and evil. Yet his youthful good looks hide a disturbing secret, and as he grows ever more corrupt, his portrait, hidden away, changes to reflect his record of evil. Oscar Wilde's only novel, this popular tale of gothic suspense and horror had been heralded as one of Wilde's most important creations. 165 pages, softcover.

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Format: Paperback
Number of Pages: 176
Vendor: Dover Publications
Dimensions: 8.25 X 5.19 (inches)
ISBN: 0486278077
ISBN-13: 9780486278070
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Series: Dover Thrift Editions

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In this celebrated work, his only novel, Wilde forged a devastating portrait of the effects of evil and debauchery on a young aesthete in late-19th-century England. Combining elements of the Gothic horror novel and decadent French fiction, the book centers on a striking premise: As Dorian Gray sinks into a life of crime and gross sensuality, his body retains perfect youth and vigor while his recently painted portrait grows day by day into a hideous record of evil, which he must keep hidden from the world. For over a century, this mesmerizing tale of horror and suspense has enjoyed wide popularity. It ranks as one of Wilde's most important creations and among the classic achievements of its kind.

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