Colm Tóibín: Mrs Oscar Wilde, 10 May 2012
Show More Constance: The Tragic and Scandalous Life of Mrs Oscar Wilde by Franny Moyle.
John Murray, 374 pp., £9.99, February 2012, 978 1 84854 164 1Show More
The Picture of Dorian Gray: An Annotated, Uncensored Edition by Oscar Wilde, edited by Nicholas Frankel.
Harvard, 295 pp., £25.95, April 2011, 978 0 674 05792 0Show More
“... were involved with a group of male prostitutes who also operated as telegraph messengers. As Nicholas Frankel writes in his superbly annotated new edition of Wilde’s novel, the magazine version ‘is more explicit in its sexual references and allusions than the revised 1891 book version, in which Wilde, in response to his critics and at the ...”