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Two Society Comedies

Oscar Wilde

Two Society Comedies

A Woman of No Importance, an Ideal Husband

by Oscar Wilde

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Published by W W Norton & Co Inc (Np) .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • 19th Century English Drama,
  • Unassigned Title

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsIan Small (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL10157900M
    ISBN 10039390055X
    ISBN 109780393900552
    OCLC/WorldCa234287327

    The word "comedy" is derived from the Classical Greek κωμῳδία kōmōidía, which is a compound of κῶμος kômos (revel) and ᾠδή ōidḗ (singing; ode). The adjective "comic" (Greek κωμικός kōmikós), which strictly means that which relates to comedy is, in modern usage, generally confined to the sense of "laughter-provoking". Of this, the word came into modern usage. 5 of the Funniest Comedies Based on Books. by Nish 06/27 08/ Nishita's Rants and Raves. When a movie is based on a book, there’s always debate about whether the book or the movie is the best version of the story. Too often, the focus is on classic and action literature — and comedies are neglected in these debates. a multi-tasking.

    The Ancient Greeks took their entertainment very seriously and used drama as a way of investigating the world they lived in, and what it meant to . In the first half of , comedy has come in the form of star vehicles (Long Shot, The Dead Don’t Die, The Professor), rom-com satires (Isn’t It Romantic), actual actual rom-coms (Plus One, Always Be My Maybe), and female-led efforts that range from the raucous (Booksmart) to the literary (Wild Nights With Emily) to the glamorous (The.

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Wilde wrote nine plays in all between and His fame as a dramatist rests on four comedies – Lady Windermere’s Fan, A Woman of No Importance, An Ideal Husband, The Importance of Being Earnest –, and the tragedy plays continue to dazzle audiences even a century after his death.

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