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Author Maguire, J. Robert.
Title Ceremonies of bravery : Oscar Wilde, Carlos Blacker, and the Dreyfus Affair / by J. Robert Maguire.
Imprint Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013.

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Author Maguire, J. Robert.
Subject Wilde, Oscar, 1854-1900 -- Friends and associates.
Blacker, Carlos, 1857-1928 -- Friends and associates.
Dreyfus, Alfred, 1859-1935.
Authors, Irish -- 19th century -- Biography.
Trials (Treason) -- France -- History -- 19th century.
Description 1 online resource (x, 213 pages, 30 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations
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Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 201-205) and index.
Summary 'Ceremonies of Bravery' is a study of the friendship between the prolific writer Oscar Wilde and Carlos Blacker. The two men met in the 1880s, the period when Wilde was judged by many to be at his best, and Blacker went on to become a trustee of Wilde's marriage settlement.
Contents ""Cover""; ""Contents""; ""List of Plates""; ""List of Abbreviations""; ""Introduction""; ""1. a?The Greatest Friendship of My Lifea?""; ""2. a?Sadness, Disappointment, Upset, & Wearinessa?""; ""3. a?The Girl with the Foghorn Voicea?""; ""4. a?He Has Been Mad the Last 3 Yearsa?""; ""5. a?Letters from Two Idiots to a Lunatica?""; ""6. a?The Most Bitter Experience of a Bitter Lifea?""; ""7. a?The Dreyfus-case Paris Cannot Be Figured by the Paris of Todaya?""; ""8. a?Paradoxes Are Always Dangerous Thingsa?""; ""9. a?No One Should Know Such an Infamous Person as Bosiea?""
""10. a?He Was a Great Genius. His Familiar Talk Was Goldena?""""Epilogue""; ""Appendix: Carlos Blackera?s a?Private and Cofidentiala? Memorandum on the Dreyfus Affair""; ""Endnotes""; ""Bibliography""; ""Index""; ""A""; ""B""; ""C""; ""D""; ""E""; ""F""; ""G""; ""H""; ""I""; ""K""; ""L""; ""M""; ""N""; ""O""; ""P""; ""Q""; ""R""; ""S""; ""T""; ""W""; ""Y""; ""Z""
Note English.
Online resource; title from pdf information screen (Ebsco, viewed February 19, 2013).
ISBN 9780191636578 (electronic bk.)
0191636576 (electronic bk.)
9780199660827 (electronic bk.)
0199660824 (electronic bk.)
9781283986588 (MyiLibrary)
1283986582 (MyiLibrary)
9780191748929 (ebook)
0191748927 (ebook)
OCLC # 828036963
Additional Format Print version: Maguire, J. Robert. Ceremonies of bravery. Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2013 9780199660827 (OCoLC)802324529

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