Wilde’s Drama and Its Background II

Publications (2) : Bibliographic and Reference Works

Bashford, Bruce. ‘When critics disagree: recent approaches to Oscar Wilde.’ Victorian Literature and Culture 30 2002 613-25 (review article)

Beckson, Karl E. ‘Oscar Wilde.’ Pp 204-18 in Stanley Weintraub, ed. Modern British dramatists, 1900-1945, volume II. Detroit: Gale Research, 1982

—–. The Oscar Wilde encyclopedia. NY: AMS Pr., 1998. 456 pp

Breugelmans, René. ‘De weerklank van Oscar Wilde in Nederland en Vlaanderen (1880-1960).’ Studia Germanica Gandensia 3 1963 53-144 (translations and performances, and their critical reception)

Bristow, Joseph W., ed. Wilde discoveries: traditions, histories, archives. Berkeley: Univ. of California, 2013. 390 pp (13 studies using the Wilde archive)

Carpenter, Charles A. ‘Wilde, Oscar.’ Pp 132-34 in his Modern drama scholarship and criticism 1966-1980: an international bibliography. Toronto: Univ. of Toronto Pr., 1986; ‘Wilde, Oscar.’ Pp 142-43 in his Modern drama scholarship and criticism 1981-1990: an international bibliography. Toronto: Univ. of Toronto Pr., 1997

Cowan, Robert E., & William A. Clark, eds. The library of William Andrews Clark, Jr.: Wilde and Wildeana. San Francisco, CA: Nash, 1922-31. 5 vols.

Daniel, Anne M. ‘Wilde the writer.’ Pp 36-71 in Frederick S. Roden, ed. Palgrave advances in Oscar Wilde studies. NY: Palgrave Macmillan, 2004; 54-67: ‘Wilde’s plays’

Donohue, Joseph. ‘Oscar Wilde refashioned: a review of recent scholarship.’ Nineteenth Century Theatre 21 ii 1993 117-32 (review-article)

Finzi, John C. Oscar Wilde and his literary circle: a catalog of manuscripts and letters in the William Andrews Clark Memorial Library. Berkeley: Univ. of California Pr., 1957. 242 pp

Fletcher, Ian, & John Stokes. ‘Oscar Wilde.’ Pp 21-47 in Richard J. Finneran, ed. Recent research on Anglo-Irish writers: a supplement to Anglo-Irish literature: a review of research. NY: Modern Language Association, 1983

Gardner, Averill. ‘Oscar Wilde (1854-1900).’ Pp 375-87 in Bernice Schrank & William Demastes, eds. Irish playwrights, 1880-1995: a research and production sourcebook. Westport, CT: Greenwood Pr., 1997

Hänsel, Markus. Die frühe deutschsprachige Oscar-Wilde Rezeption (1893-1906): bibliography. Frankfurt: Author ( Hänsel-Hohenhausen), 1990. 120 pp

Knox, Melissa. Oscar Wilde in the 1990s: the critic as creator. Rochester, NY: Camden House, 2001. 206 pp (classified review of research)

Kohl, Norbert. Oscar Wilde: das literarische Werk zwischen Provokation  und Anpassung. Heidelberg: Winter, 1980, 521-686: ‘Oscar Wilde-Bibliographie’ (especially 649-67)

Marcovich, Heather. ‘Oscar Wilde.’ Pp 354-68 in Angela Courtney, ed. Nineteenth-century British dramatists. Detroit, MI: Gale, 2008 (Dictionary of Literary Biography 344)

Mason, Stuart, & Timothy D. Smith. Bibliography of Oscar Wilde. London: Routledge, 1993. 605 pp (issued as vol. 15 of Collected Works of Oscar Wilde) (latest edition of Mason’s bibliography of Wilde’s writings, first published in 1914)

Michanek, Germund. ‘Oscar Wilde i 1950-och 1960-talens forskning.’ Samlaren 90 1970 189-98 (bibliographic essay)

Mikhail, Edward H. Oscar Wilde: an annotated bibliography of criticism. Totowa, NJ: Rowman & Littlefield, 1978. 249 pp

Mikolyzk, Thomas A. Oscar Wilde: an annotated bibliography. Westport, CT: Greenwood Pr., 1993. 489 pp

Morgan, Margery M. File on Wilde. London: Methuen Drama, 1990. 78 pp (data on each play)

Page, Norman. An Oscar Wilde chronology. Basingstoke: Macmillan, 1991. 105 pp

Richmond-Garza, Elizabeth M. ‘Oscar Wilde (1854-1900).’ Pp 409-23 in William W. Demastes &  Katherine E. Kelly, eds. British playwrights, 1860-1956: a research and production sourcebook. Westport, CT: Greenwood Pr., 1996

Rose, David C. ‘Chronology.’ Pp xiv-xxxix in Roden (gives exact dates for events)

—–. ‘Oscar Wilde: caught in the web.’ Pp 183-96 in Killeen

Small, Ian. Oscar Wilde revalued: an essay on new materials & methods of research. Greensboro, NC: ELT Pr., 1993. 275 pp (193-99: ‘The plays’); Oscar Wilde: recent research; a supplement to Oscar Wilde revalued. Greensboro, NC : ELT Pr., 2000. 224 pp (89-116: ‘The dramatist’) (both volumes have discussions of manuscripts and a secondary bibliography)

Stratford, John. ‘The bibliographies of Oscar Wilde.’ Wildean 7 1995 21-26

Smith, Philip E., ‘Materials.’ Pp 3-16 in Smith (bibliographical essay)

Tanitch, Robert. Oscar Wilde on stage and screen. London: Methuen, 1999. 436 pp (chronological list of performances, unfortunately flawed)

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