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The Picture of Dorian Gray

The Picture of Dorian Gray

Author: Oscar Wilde
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When the portrait of Dorian Gray was published, the moralizing critic did not stop accusing its protagonist of being a satanic, corrupted and corrupting figure, without understanding that he was the hero of a novel that reflected the fatality of the romantics. Oscar Wilde (1854-1900) had wanted to make beauty a refinement of intelligence, and for that he plunged his protagonist, Dorian Gray, into an atmosphere of perversion dominated by art and the powers of a mystery that is beyond reality: thanks to the gods, the cult of beauty can transfer the traces of the passage of time to a painting, while the face of Dorian Gray remains unchanged and unalterable.
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  • : 9780062870612
  • : HarperCollins Publishers
  • : HarperCollins Publishers Ltd
  • : September 2018
  • : .68 Inches X 4.5 Inches X 7.125 Inches
  • : books

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  • : Oscar Wilde
  • : Paperback
  • : 823.92
  • : 272