January 1908
Oscar Wilde: Art & Morality;1/1/1908, p24
The article offers the author's views on the attacks of criticism over the Irish writer Oscar Wilde's novel "The Picture of Dorian Gray." He asserts that the attacks have been extremely crude, impudent, and full of contempt which were expected from the vulgar mind or style from the suburban intellect. He notes how Wilde has hinted on the rights of literature which include the right to say what it pleases, how it pleases, and where it pleases.


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