Passionate Attitudes: English Decadence of the 1890s

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Passionate Attitudes: English Decadence of the 1890s - Sturgis, Matthew

Oscar Wilde said "It is personalities, not principles, that move the Age". This was never more true than of the Decadent movement of the 1890s, which remains one of the most vivid periods of English culture. Wilde was its prophet, Dowson its poet, Symons its critic and Beerbohm its satirist. This book analyzes the movement through the eyes and ... Read More

Passionate Attitudes: English Decadence of the 1890s 1995, Picador, London

ISBN-13: 9780333572382

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