BIOGRAPHIES, MEMOIRS, DIARIES

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National Portrait Gallery

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Paperback, 5.75 x 7.75 in. / 136 pgs / 70 color.

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Oscar Wilde and His Circle

Text by Simon Callow.

Featured image, of Oscar Wilde and Lord Alfred "Bosie" Douglas, circa May 1893, by Gillman & Co., is reproduced from <I>Oscar Wilde and His Circle</I>.One of literature's most witty personalities, Oscar Wilde captivated London society. In this perceptive appraisal of Wilde and those around him--including Aubrey Beardsley, Sir Max Beerbohm and Wilde's lover, Lord Alfred Douglas ("Bosie")--acclaimed actor and author Simon Callow captures the spirit of one of Britain's most feted, but ultimately tragic literary figures.

Featured image, of Oscar Wilde and Lord Alfred "Bosie" Douglas, circa May 1893, by Gillman & Co., is reproduced from Oscar Wilde and His Circle.

Oscar Wilde and His Circle

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JANE AUSTEN AND HER WORLD

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Pepys and His Contemporaries

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Oscar Wilde and His Circle

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Text by Simon Callow.

NATIONAL PORTRAIT GALLERY

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Tennyson and His Circle

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Text by Lynne Truss.

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The Bloomsbury Group

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Text by Frances Spalding.

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The Pre-Raphaelite Circle

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Text by Jan Marsh.

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The Romantic Poets and Their Circle

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Text by Richard Holmes.

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