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The Penguin English Library Edition of The Picture of Dorian Gray by Oscar Wilde

'I am jealous of everything whose beauty does not die. I am jealous of the portrait you have painted of me ... Why did you paint it? It will mock me some day - mock me horribly!'
A story of evil, debauchery and scandal, Oscar Wilde's only novel tells of Dorian Gray, a beautiful yet corrupt man. When he wishes that a perfect portrait of himself would bear the signs of ageing in his place, the picture becomes his hideous secret, as it follows Dorian's own downward spiral into cruelty and depravity. The Picture of Dorian Gray is a masterpiece of the evil in men's hearts, and is as controversial and alluring as Wilde himself.
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  • Hardback

    9780241331637

    November 13, 2017

    Penguin Classics

    RRP $45.00

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  • Paperback

    9780141199498

    August 10, 2012

    Penguin Classics

    244 pages

    RRP $14.99

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  • Trade Paperback

    9780307743527

    September 15, 2011

    Random House USA

    RRP $14.99

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  • Hardback

    9780141442464

    August 1, 2011

    Penguin Classics

    416 pages

    RRP $35.00

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  • Paperback

    9780141192642

    June 15, 2010

    Penguin Classics

    242 pages

    RRP $15.99

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  • Paperback

    9780099511144

    September 3, 2007

    Vintage Classics

    208 pages

    RRP $14.99

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  • Paperback

    9780141439570

    March 6, 2003

    Penguin Classics

    304 pages

    RRP $12.99

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  • Paperback

    9780553212549

    January 2, 1983

    Bantam US

    RRP $8.99

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  • EBook

    9780141974514

    August 22, 2012

    Penguin eBooks (UK Adult)

    224 pages

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  • EBook

    9781407074535

    June 1, 2011

    Vintage Digital

    208 pages

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  • EBook

    9780141442518

    June 28, 2010

    Penguin eBooks

    304 pages

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