Around The Arrival Of A Mysterious Woman Hoping To Break Into London S Society, This Was Wilde S First Great Stage Success Lady Windermere Learns From A Friend That Lord Windermere Is Spending A Great Deal Of Time With A Mrs Erlynne, And Fearing That He Is Being Unfaithful To Her, She Decides That Their Marriage Is At An End Then, In An Act Of Striking Generosity, Mrs Erlynne Protects Lady Windermere S Reputation And The Truth About Trust And Loyalty Is Ironically Trailer ☆ Lady Windermere's Fan PDF by ↠´ Oscar Wilde Revealed Well, it seems that my liking of Wilde s works follows a graphic like this one I am not kidding you Every time I read another play, I think it s better than the one I read before Perhaps I m reading them in some particular order unknown to me, or my opinion is starting to get biased In any case, I enjoyed this immensely. This one involvesdrama and problems than the plays I read previous to this one It has a jealous wife, there s blackmailing, there are some misunderstood things that lead toproblems, etc In short, it was brilliant. My favourite of these plays keeps being The Importance of Being Earnest, even when I said my enjoyment for them has been growing exponentially. In the end, I recommend this wholeheartedly Reading an Oscar Wilde play is sort of like life being perfect The structure of the work is faultless, the dialogue is uber clever and fantastic What s wrong with Wilde Nothing He s perfect I can t imagine any writer who wrote so beautifully in his native language There are some people who are born with it and Wilde is one of them Of course for someone so perfect he would have to get involved in some nasty social business via his decade But when you look back at Wilde, one realizes that he is someone from the 19th Century who is saying goodbye to the Victorian era and culture It s like he couldn t wait to jump into the 20th Century Which makes it sad that we didn t accept Wilde with our open arms We killed the thing that was so beautiful and right Wilde was born in 1854 and died in 1900 I was born in 1954 and was
Wilde s wit never bores me, which is why he is one of my favorite authors Below are a few quotations I particularly liked from Lady Windermere s fan scandal is gossip made tedious by morality In this world there are only two tragedies One is not getting what one wants, and the other is getting it What is a cynic A man who knows the price of everything and the value of nothing That is the worst of women They always want one to be good And if we are good, when they meet us, they don t love us at all They like to find us quite irretrievably bad, and to leave us quite unattractively good I can resist everything except temptation Experience is the name every one gives to their mistakes Repentance is quite ou We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. Lord Darlington Act IVLady Windermere s Fan is quite clever, quite witty, but at it s heart is a comedy in the vein of The Importance of Being Ernest And while all is resolved in a neat package by the end of Act IV, it is not as satisfying most of Wilde s work Lady Windermere s Fan is a social comedy, as is most of Wilde s work It looks at the social norms, expectations and mannerisms of the time And while it uses humor to criticize class situations, the humor is muchsubtle than one would expect from Wilde In his letters, Wilde claimed that he did not want the play to be viewed as a mere question of pantomime and clowning he was interested in the piece as a psychological study In this, Wilde has succeeded.
About The Author
Oscar Fingal O Flahertie Wills Wilde was an Irish playwright, poet, and author of numerous short stories, and one novel Known for his biting wit, and a plentitude of aphorisms, he became one of the most successful playwrights of the late Victorian era in London, and one of the greatest celebrities of his day Several of his plays continue to be widely performed, especially The Importance of Being