De reus die alleen aan zichzelf dacht

Oscar Wilde (author), Katrien Van der Grient (illustrator)
De reus die alleen aan zichzelf dacht
De reus die alleen aan zichzelf dacht De reus die alleen aan zichzelf dacht
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De reus die alleen aan zichzelf dacht / verhaal van Wilde, Oscar ; geill. door Van der Grient, Katrien
Oscar Wilde
Katrien Van der Grient
Original title
The selfish giant
Zeist: Christofoor, 1995 | Other editions
[28] p. : ill.
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About Oscar Wilde

Oscar Fingal O'Fflahertie Wills Wilde (16 October 1854 – 30 November 1900) was an Irish poet and playwright. After writing in different forms throughout the 1880s, he became one of the most popular playwrights in London in the early 1890s. He is best remembered for his epigrams and plays, his novel The Picture of Dorian Gray, and the circumstances of his criminal conviction for gross indecency for consensual homosexual acts in "one of the first celebrity trials", imprisonment, and early death from meningitis at the age of 46.

Wilde's parents were Anglo-Irish intellectuals in Dublin. In his youth Wilde learned to speak fluent French and German. At university, he read Greats; he demonstrated himself to be an exceptional classicist, first at Trinity College Dublin, then at Magdalen College, Oxford. He became associated with the emerging philosophy of aestheticism, led by two of his tutors, Walter Pater and John Ruskin. After univers…Read more on Wikipedia