Wilde’s Essential Writings

… and Statements Relevant to His Drama

 The complete works of Oscar Wilde. Oxford: Oxford UP, 2000- (4 vols. so far)

 Complete works. Garden City, NY: Doubleday & Page, 1923. 12 vols.

Complete works. London: HarperCollins, 1994. 1268 pp

The major works. Ed. Isobel Murray. Oxford: Oxford UP, 2000. 638 pp

The annotated Oscar Wilde. Ed. H. Montgomery Hyde. London: Orbis, 1982. 487 pp

The complete plays. Ed. H. Montgomery Hyde. London: Methuen, 1988. 608 pp

The plays. NY: Vintage Books, 1988. 440 pp (introduction by John Lahr)

Vera; or, The Nihilists. Ed. Frances M. Reed. Lewiston, NY: Edwin Mellen Pr., 1989. 103 pp

Lady Windermere’s Fan. 2nd ed. Ed. Ian Small. London: Black, 1999. 102 pp

A Woman of  No Importance. 2nd ed. Ed. Ian Small. London: Black, 1993. 128 pp

An Ideal Husband. 2nd ed. Ed. Russell Jackson. London: Black, 1993. 160 pp

The Importance of Being Earnest: an authoritative text edition. Ed. Henry Popkin. NY: Avon Books, 1965. 158 pp (includes comments by early critics)

The Importance of Being Earnest: A Trivial Comedy for Serious People. Ed. Russell Jackson. London: Benn, 1980. 128 pp

The Importance of Being Earnest: authoritative text, backgrounds, criticism. Ed. Michael P. Gillespie. NY: Norton, 2005 (not yet examined)

The Importance of Being Earnest: a reconstructive critical edition of the text of the first production at St. James’s Theatre, London, 1895, annotated and illustrated from contemporary sources. Ed. Joseph Donohue with Ruth Berggren. Gerrards Cross: Smythe, 1995. 376 pp

The definitive four-act version of  The Importance of Being Earnest: A Trivial Comedy for Serious People. Ed. Ruth Berggren. NY: Vanguard Pr., 1987. 192 pp (includes a history of the text and facsimiles of the original manuscript)

Salomé, drame en un acte. Lausanne: Héron, 2003. 173 pp (bilingual edition)

‘Oscar Wilde et le théâtre: Jezabel: drame inédit en  un  acte.’ Ed. Guillot de Saix. Mercure de France 279 1937 513-49

La Femme couvert de joyaux.’ Ed. Guillot de Saix. Âge Nouveau  June 1938  265-79

‘La dernière pièce d’Oscar Wilde: Constance: comédie en quatre actes.’ Ed. Henri de Briel & Guillot de Saix. Ouevres Libres 101 1954 201-302

Une Tragédie de Femme.’ Ed. Guillot de Saix. Mercure de France 286 1938 597-603

A Wife’s Tragedy: an unpublished sketch for a play by Oscar Wilde.’ Ed. Rodney Shewan. Theatre Research International 7 1982 75-131

The complete letters. Ed. Merlin Holland & Rupert Hart-Davis. NY: Holt, 2000. 1270 pp

Oscar Wilde: a life in letters. Ed. Merlin Holland. London: Fourth Estate, 2003. 384 pp

The artist as critic: critical writings. Ed. Richard Ellmann. NY: Random House, 1969. 446 pp

Selected journalism. Ed. Anya Clayworth. Oxford: Oxford UP, 2004. 208 pp

Interviews and recollections. Ed. Edward H. Mikhail. NY: Barnes & Noble, 1979. 2 vols.

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