The Importance of Being Earnest (3 Act Version)

The Importance of Being Earnest (3 Act Version)

by: Oscar Wilde

by: Oscar Wilde

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The Importance of Being Earnest (3 Act Version)

The Importance of Being Earnest (3 Act Version)

by: Oscar Wilde

by: Oscar Wilde

Overview

This masterpiece is probably the most famous of all comedies. It revolves wittily around the most ingenious case of "manufactured" mistaken identity ever put into a play.

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Authors

Oscar Wilde

Oscar Wilde (1854 – 1900) was born in Dublin to Sir William Wilde and his wife Jane. While studying at Oxford, he was fascinated by the aesthetic movement and eventually became a proponent for L'art pour l'art ("Art for Art's Sake"), and wrote the award-winning poem Ravenna. After he graduated in 1879, he moved to Chel ...

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