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6 thoughts on “Pen Pencil And Poison A Study In Green

  1. says:

    And so this remarkable account Oscar Wilde tells the account of Thomas Griffiths Wainewright a friend to William Blake and Charles Dickens and others in the early 1800s A man too who was a connoisseur of all the fine arts A man who was at home in the paintings and the history of ancient times than of the present A gentleman for want of a better word And yet too a murderer through and throughYes a murderer This Wainewrig

  2. says:

    “In a very ugly and sensible age the arts borrow not from life but from each other”

  3. says:

    More like 35 stars but the subject clearly functions as a prototype of Dorian Gray and the essay contains some amusing Wilde witticisms

  4. says:

    Pretty average but still some interesting views in here

  5. says:

    Not as good as other Oscar Wilde Reads

  6. says:

    Pretty average for Wilde But even an average Wilde is a good read

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characters Ï E-book, or Kindle E-pub ↠ Oscar Wilde

This scarce antiuarian book is a facsimile reprint of the original Due to its age it may contain imperfections such as marks notations. And so this remarkable account Oscar Wilde tells the account of Thomas Griffiths Wainewright a friend to William Blake and Charles Dickens and others in the early 1800s A man too who was a connoisseur of all the fine arts A man who was at home in the paintings and the history of ancient times than of the present A gentleman for want of a better word And yet too a murderer through and throughYes a murderer This Wainewright so Wilde tells us poisoned his uncle his mother in law his sister in law and others in and out of his native England before being discovered by the insurers he sought to defraud with his murders All in all these were of course capital offenses at that time of Wainewright s murdersBut we should not be so uick to judge a man s art by his crime so Oscar Wilde reminds us This Wainewright had after all raised himself up to be a gentleman And it seems that the court in Wainewright s time agreed with this assessment They sent him off into exile in the far off South Seas where Wainewright after a few halfhearted poisonings spent his final years painting beautiful yet tragic paintings tinged with the color green Yes green the color of rot the color so Wilde says of decadence Until at last the murderer died there in exile in 1852 in the company of his sole companion his cat As near and dear a companion as my own cat is to meI enjoyed this story by Mr Wilde immensely Most especially because every word he writes is true Yes every single one Hey would I lie to you Trust me This is one good tale

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Pen Pencil And Poison A Study In Green

Marginalia and flawed pages Because we believe this work is culturally important we have made it available as part of our commitment fo. In a very ugly and sensible age the arts borrow not from life but from each other

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R protecting preserving and promoting the world's literature in affordable high uality modern editions that are true to the original wo. More like 35 stars but the subject clearly functions as a prototype of Dorian Gray and the essay contains some amusing Wilde witticisms