By Dominik Wohlfarth

ISBN-10: 3638901432

ISBN-13: 9783638901437

Seminar paper from the yr 2003 within the topic English Language and Literature stories - Literature, grade: 2,3 (B), college of Freiburg (English Faculty), path: Oscar Wilde Proseminar, thirteen entries within the bibliography, language: English, summary: This paper can be separated into 3 major elements. the 1st examines late-Victorian ethical values, literary criteria in addition to Oscar Wilde´s view of artwork and its criticism.
The moment half explores reactions of the viewers, specifically the clicking, to Wilde´s novel the image of Dorian Gray..
The 3rd half then seriously analyses those arguments and explains the function Victorian values and the ensuing literary expectation performed within the criticism.

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