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The real trial of Oscar Wilde

the first uncensored transcript of the trial of Oscar Wilde vs. John Douglas, Marquess of Queensberry, 1895

by Merlin Holland

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Published by Fourth Estate in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • England,
  • London
    • Subjects:
    • Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900 -- Trials, litigation, etc,
    • Queensberry, John Sholto Douglas, Marquis of, 1844-1900 -- Trials, litigation, etc,
    • Trials (Libel) -- England -- London -- History -- 19th century

    • Edition Notes

      StatementMerlin Holland ; foreword by John Mortimer.
      ContributionsHolland, Merlin.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsKD372.W53 H648 2003a
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxliii, 340 p. :
      Number of Pages340
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3686088M
      ISBN 100007156642
      LC Control Number2003049150

      The real trial of Oscar Wilde: the first uncensored transcript of the trial of Oscar Wilde vs. John Douglas, Marquess of Queensberry, [Merlin Holland] -- London's Central Criminal Court Sessions Papers for April were blunt, declaring that "the details of this case are unfit for publication.".   Wilde, Oscar, , Taylor, Alfred, b. , Queensberry, John Sholto Douglas, Marquis of, , Trials (Slander) -- Great Britain Publisher Paris: [C. Carrington] Collection cdl; americana Digitizing sponsor MSN Contributor University of California Libraries Language EnglishPages:

        As such, The Trials of Oscar Wilde offers a unique and powerful analysis of the legal and social elements of an extraordinary historical event."—Martha M. Ertman, Law and Social Inquiry "In its careful analysis, narrative sweep, and detailed presentation of evidence, the book is a success and a welcome addition to Wilde scholarship. Buy Irish Peacock & Scarlet Marquess: The Real Trial of Oscar Wilde by Merlin Holland (Introduction and notes by) online at Alibris. We have new and used copies available, in 2 editions - Price Range: $ - $

      Amazingly, the trial record has until now been unavailable. There were summaries, and publication of extracts, but only with _The Real Trial of Oscar Wilde: The First Uncensored Transcript of the Trial of Oscar Wilde vs. John Douglas (Marquess of Queensberry)_, (Fourth Estate) do we have a 4/5(4).   The Paperback of the Irish Peacock and Scarlet Marquess: The Real Trial of Oscar Wilde by Merlin Holland at Barnes & Noble. FREE Shipping on Pages:


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It wasn't a capital trial, but the libel proceedings of Oscar Wilde against the Marquess of Queensberry were in their way tragic and terrible. Entering the trial, Wilde was a celebrity and a playwright with the magnificently silly _The Importance of Being Ernest_ in successful performance in London and New York/5(10).

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The first criminal trial of Oscar Wilde opened at Old Bailey on Ap Wilde and Alfred Taylor, the procurer of young men for Wilde, faced twenty-five counts of gross indecencies and conspiracy to commit gross indecencies. The real trial of Oscar Wilde: with an introduction and commentary.

[Merlin Holland] -- An uncensored transcript of Oscar Wilde's scandal-marked trial discusses the events that led to his libel suit against the father of his gay lover, his public condemnation in the wake of his.

The Marquess was the father of Wilde's lover, Lord Alfred Douglas. The libel trial unearthed evidence that caused Wilde to drop his charges and led to his own arrest and trial for gross indecency with men. After two more trials he was convicted and sentenced to two years' hard labour, the maximum penalty, and was jailed from to Children: Cyril Holland, Vyvyan Holland.Book Overview London's Central Criminal Court Sessions Papers for April were blunt, declaring that "the details of this case are unfit for publication." The case was Oscar Wilde's first trial, a libel action brought against the Marquess of Queensberry for publicly calling him a homosexual.Oscar Wilde had one of literary history's mostexplosive love affairs with Lord Alfred "Bosie"Douglas.

InBosie's father, the Marquessof Queensberry, delivered a note to the Albemarle Clubaddressed to "Oscar Wilde posing as sodomite." WithBosie's encouragement, Wilde sued the Marquess forlibel.