The Ballad of Reading Gaol and Other Poems download free [PDF and Ebook] by Oscar Wilde

The Ballad of Reading Gaol and Other Poems download free [PDF and Ebook] by Oscar Wilde year 2010
  • Book name: The Ballad of Reading Gaol and Other Poems
  • Author: Oscar Wilde
  • Release date: 2010/5/11
  • Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Poetry and Drama
  • ISBN: 9780141192673
  • Rating: 7.21 of 10
  • Votes: 344
  • Review by: Briella Bedard
  • Review rating: 9.96 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/10/26
  • Total pages: 192
  • Includes a PDF summary of 20 pages
  • Description or summary of the book: This poem - originally published anonymously, written after Wilde's two year's hard labour in Reading prison - is the tale of a man who has been sentenced to hang for the murder of the woman he loved. The Ballad of Reading Gaol follows the inmate through his final three weeks, as he stares at the sky and silently drinks his beer ration. Heart-wrenching and eye-opening, the ballad also expresses perfectly Wilde's belief that humanity is made up only of offenders, each of us deserving a greater charity for the severity of our crimes.
  • Estimated reading time (average reader): 9H42M24S
  • Other categories, genre or collection: British & Irish History, Poetry By Individual Poets
  • Available formats: EPUB, TXT, SNB, DOC, WORD, GIF, CSV, PDF. Compressed in ZIP, RAR, TZ, IMG
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 7.00 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x10.92mm
  • Weight: 368.32g
  • Printed by: PENGUIN CLASSICS
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom
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