Poems, with The Ballad of Reading Gaol by Oscar Wilde
Author: Oscar Wilde | Published: -
Poems, with The Ballad of Reading Gaol Synopsis
Oscar Wilde's poems have been widely praised for their wit, insight and beauty. His works capture the full range of human emotions, from love and joy to despair and regret. One of the most renowned poets in English literature, Wilde wrote many acclaimed verses during his lifetime.
Wilde's first collection of poems was Poems (1881), which included some previously published work as well as new pieces such as "The Ballad of Reading Gaol" and "Charmides."
About Oscar Wilde
Oscar Wilde was an Irish poet, playwright, and novelist who is known for his unorthodox lifestyle and brilliant wit. Wilde is widely recognized as one of the most influential writers of the 19th century. His work has been praised for its humorous critique of Victorian society’s bourgeois values and conventions. He is remembered today as a masterful writer whose works are still read by millions around the world.
Wilde’s most celebrated works include “The Picture of Dorian Gray” and “The Importance of Being Earnest.” Both plays were highly successful when they debuted in London’s West End in 1895 and 1891 respectively, becoming instant classics that are still regularly performed today. In addition to his plays, Wilde wrote many poems such as “The Ballad of Reading Gaol” which remain popular to this day. Find out more about Oscar Wilde at sevenov.com.