The Importance of Being Ernest - Classics in Large Print (Paperback)

The Importance of Being Ernest - Classics in Large Print By Craig Stephen Copland (Editor), Oscar Wilde Cover Image
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Here is Oscar Wilde's most brilliant tour de force, a witty and buoyant comedy of manners that has delighted millions in countless productions since its first performance in London's St. James' Theatre on February 14, 1895.The Importance of Being Earnest is celebrated not only for the lighthearted ingenuity of its plot, but for its inspired dialogue, rich with scintillating epigrams still savored by all who enjoy artful conversation. From the play's effervescent beginnings in Algernon Moncrieff's London flat to its hilarious denouement in the drawing room of Jack Worthing's country manor in Hertfordshire, this comic masterpiece keeps audiences breathlessly anticipating a new bon mot or a fresh twist of plot moment to moment.

About the Author

Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde was an Irish playwright, novelist, essayist, and poet. After writing in different forms throughout the 1880s, he became one of London's most popular playwrights in the early 1890s.
Product Details
ISBN: 9781530694891
ISBN-10: 1530694892
Publisher: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform
Publication Date: March 21st, 2016
Pages: 192
Language: English
Series: Classics in Large Print