Skip to content
You are not logged in |Login  

LEADER 00000nam a22004575i 4500 
001    MWT11550619 
003    MWT 
005    20220704015531.0 
006    m     o  d         
007    cr cn||||||||| 
008    160131s2012    xxu    es     000 0 eng d 
020    9781453271483|q(electronic bk.) 
020    1453271481|q(electronic bk.) 
028 42 MWT11550619 
037    11550619|bMidwest Tape, LLC|nhttp://www.midwesttapes.com 
040    Midwest|erda|beng 
082 04 941.081092 
099    eBook hoopla 
100 1  Moyle, Franny,|eauthor 
245 10 Constance :|bthe tragic and scandalous life of Mrs Oscar 
       Wilde /|cFranny Moyle. 
264  1 [United States] :|bPegasus Books,|c2012. 
264  2 |bMade available through hoopla 
300    1 online resource 
336    text|btxt|2rdacontent 
337    computer|bc|2rdamedia 
338    online resource|bcr|2rdacarrier 
347    text file|2rda 
506    Digital content provided by hoopla. 
520    In the spring of 1895 the life of Constance Wilde changed 
       irrevocably. Up until the conviction of her husband, Oscar,
       for homosexual crimes, she had held a privileged position 
       in society. Part of a gilded couple, she was a popular 
       children's author, a fashion icon, and a leading 
       campaigner for women's rights. A founding member of the 
       magical society The Golden Dawn, her pioneering and 
       questioning spirit encouraged her to sample some of the 
       more controversial aspects of her time. Mrs. Oscar Wilde 
       was a phenomenon in her own right. But that spring 
       Constance's entire life was eclipsed by scandal. Forced to
       flee to the Continent with her two sons, her glittering 
       literary and political career ended abruptly. She lived in
       exile until her death. Franny Moyle now tells Constance's 
       story with a fresh eye. Drawing on numerous unpublished 
       letters, she brings to life the story of a woman at the 
       heart of fin-de-si├Ęcle London and the Aesthetic movement. 
       In a compelling and moving tale of an unlikely couple 
       caught up in a world unsure of its moral footing, Moyle 
       unveils the story of a woman who was the victim of one of 
       the greatest betrayals of all time. 
538    Mode of access: World Wide Web. 
600 10 Wilde, Constance,|d1858-1898. 
600 10 Wilde, Constance,|d1858-1898|xMarriage. 
600 10 Wilde, Oscar,|d1854-1900|xMarriage. 
650  0 Authors' spouses|zGreat Britain|vBiography. 
650  0 Electronic books. 
651  0 Great Britain|xIntellectual life|y19th century. 
651  0 Great Britain|xMoral conditions|xHistory|y19th century. 
710 2  hoopla digital. 
914    MWT11550619 
Location Call No. Status
 Enfield - Downloadable Materials  Hoopla E-book    Downloadable
Enfield cardholders click here to access this title from Hoopla
 Farmington - Downloadable Materials  Hoopla E-book    Downloadable
Farmington cardholders click here to access this title from Hoopla