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Published: 15 June 2008

272 Pages

ISBN: 9780199535989

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The Picture of Dorian Gray

New Edition

Oscar Wilde
Edited by Joseph Bristow

Oxford World's Classics

  • A new edition that draws on the scholarship of the Oxford English Texts edition for both text and editorial apparatus.
  • Reproduces the critically established 1891 text from the OET edition.
  • Joseph Bristow's introduction draws on the wealth of scholarship of the last 15 years to provide the most up-to-date exploration of the novel's composition, Wilde's revisions for the 1891 edition, critical approaches, and the reputation of the novel since publication.
  • Textual notes show important variants.
  • Full explanatory notes identify Wilde's sources.
  • Up-to-date bibliography.