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The Resource Ceremonies of bravery : Oscar Wilde, Carlos Blacker, and the Dreyfus Affair, J. Robert Maguire

Ceremonies of bravery : Oscar Wilde, Carlos Blacker, and the Dreyfus Affair, J. Robert Maguire

Label
Ceremonies of bravery : Oscar Wilde, Carlos Blacker, and the Dreyfus Affair
Title
Ceremonies of bravery
Title remainder
Oscar Wilde, Carlos Blacker, and the Dreyfus Affair
Statement of responsibility
J. Robert Maguire
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
'Ceremonies of Bravery' is a study of the friendship between the prolific writer Oscar Wilde and Carlos Blacker. The two men met in the 1880s, the period when Wilde was judged by many to be at his best, and Blacker went on to become a trustee of Wilde's marriage settlement
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
BTCTA
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Maguire, J. Robert
Dewey number
828.809
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PR5823
LC item number
.M34 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Wilde, Oscar
  • Blacker, Carlos
  • Dreyfus, Alfred
  • Authors, Irish
  • Trials (Treason)
Label
Ceremonies of bravery : Oscar Wilde, Carlos Blacker, and the Dreyfus Affair, J. Robert Maguire
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-205) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
'The greatest friendship of my life' -- 'Sadness, disappointment, upset, & weariness' -- 'The girl with the foghorn voice' -- 'He has been mad the last 3 years' -- 'Letters from two idiots to a lunatic' -- 'The most better experience of a bitter life' -- 'The Dreyfus-case Paris cannot be figured by the Paris of today' -- 'Paradoxes are always dangerous things' -- 'No one should know such an infamous person as Bosie' -- 'He was a great genius. His familiar talk was golden' -- Appendix: Carlos Blacker's 'private and confidential' memorandum on the Dreyfus Affair
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
x, 213 pages, [30] pages of plates
Isbn
9780199660827
Isbn Type
(Cloth)
Lccn
2012532501
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn802324529
  • (OCoLC)802324529
Label
Ceremonies of bravery : Oscar Wilde, Carlos Blacker, and the Dreyfus Affair, J. Robert Maguire
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-205) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
'The greatest friendship of my life' -- 'Sadness, disappointment, upset, & weariness' -- 'The girl with the foghorn voice' -- 'He has been mad the last 3 years' -- 'Letters from two idiots to a lunatic' -- 'The most better experience of a bitter life' -- 'The Dreyfus-case Paris cannot be figured by the Paris of today' -- 'Paradoxes are always dangerous things' -- 'No one should know such an infamous person as Bosie' -- 'He was a great genius. His familiar talk was golden' -- Appendix: Carlos Blacker's 'private and confidential' memorandum on the Dreyfus Affair
Dimensions
23 cm.
Edition
First edition
Extent
x, 213 pages, [30] pages of plates
Isbn
9780199660827
Isbn Type
(Cloth)
Lccn
2012532501
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • ocn802324529
  • (OCoLC)802324529

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