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The Picture of Dorian Gray (1890): Web Sources

A list of resources available through Truxal Library for researching Oscar Wilde's The Picture of Dorian Gray

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Websites

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Oscar Wilde
Biographical and contextual information, as well as literary criticism about Wilde's work, from The Victorian Web

Oscar Wilde: The Spectacle of Criticism
An essay by Prof. Sandra F. Siegel, published in Cornell's Arts & Sciences Newsletter

Reading Wilde, Querying Spaces
From an exhibition commemorating the 100th anniversary of the trials of Oscar Wilde, from NYU

The Trials of Oscar Wilde
Primary sources, commentary, and more, published by the University of Missouri-Kansas City School of Law

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