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The Resource Wilde in America : Oscar Wilde and the invention of modern celebrity, David M. Friedman

Wilde in America : Oscar Wilde and the invention of modern celebrity, David M. Friedman

Label
Wilde in America : Oscar Wilde and the invention of modern celebrity
Title
Wilde in America
Title remainder
Oscar Wilde and the invention of modern celebrity
Statement of responsibility
David M. Friedman
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Oscar Wilde was hired to go to America to promote a Gilbert & Sullivan work by presenting lectures on interior decorating. But Wilde had his own business plan. He would go to promote himself. And he did, traveling some 15,000 miles and visiting 150 American cities as he created a template for fame creation that still works today
Biography type
contains biographical information
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1949-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Friedman, David M.
Dewey number
828/.809
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PR5823
LC item number
.F74 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Wilde, Oscar
Label
Wilde in America : Oscar Wilde and the invention of modern celebrity, David M. Friedman
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-294) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1572246
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
316 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393063172
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014029628
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1572246
  • (Sirsi) 1572246
  • (OCoLC)884882539
Label
Wilde in America : Oscar Wilde and the invention of modern celebrity, David M. Friedman
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 261-294) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
1572246
Dimensions
25 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
316 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780393063172
Isbn Type
(hbk.)
Lccn
2014029628
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1572246
  • (Sirsi) 1572246
  • (OCoLC)884882539

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