The Importance of Being Earnest (Full)

The Importance of Being Earnest (Full)

by: Oscar Wilde

by: Oscar Wilde

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The Importance of Being Earnest (Full)

The Importance of Being Earnest (Full)

by: Oscar Wilde

by: Oscar Wilde

Overview

Probably the wittiest comedy in the English language. To avoid various social responsibilities, Jack Worthing has invented an irresponsible younger brother named Earnest.

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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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