Salome/ Under the Hill: Oscar Wilde/Aubrey Beardsley

Salome/ Under the Hill: Oscar Wilde/Aubrey Beardsley❰PDF / Epub❯ ☆ Salome/ Under the Hill: Oscar Wilde/Aubrey Beardsley Author Oscar Wilde – Jobs-in-kingston.co.uk This joint centennial edition of Salome and Under the Hill, united by seventeen of Beardsley s unsurpassable drawings, is a timely rehabilitation of these two all too often ignored fin de siecle texts This joint centennial edition of Salome and Under the Hill: eBook ☆ the Hill, united by seventeen of Beardsley s unsurpassable drawings, is a timely rehabilitation Salome/ Under MOBI :¿ of these two all too often ignored fin de siecle texts, and constitues a volume of unadulterated Decadent Erotica which must surely stand Under the Hill: Epub µ as the apogee of its kind Censored, banned, and ridiculed upon publication, Oscar Wilde s Salome, written inin the French language, must now be viewed as one of the greatest of all Decadent texts an aesthetic masterwork which has seldom been accorded due respectSalome is an evocation of biblical horror in which blasphemies abound More than this, its atmosphere seethes with a dangerous erotic charge from the very outset Relentless, hypnotic repetitions in the words, arranged in fugue candences, the tale unfolds with the inexorable acceleration of an orgasmic nightmare Aubrey Beardsley s Under the Hill, a short work commenced in , but left unfinished at the time of Beardsley s premature demise, nonetheless achieves the quintessence of Decadence, an evocation of a synaesthetic pleasure dome A unique and indispensable text for any who seek the uttermost extremes of the manifest imagination. 4 stars for Salome 1 star for Under the Hill, which I absolutely hated. Both works are set in the fin de si cle world of late 19th century Europe and each plots its own spin on the sensibilities of that time The former is a play is awash with the frustrated passion as various characters yearn for things out of their reach While they look on hopelessly at the objects of their desires, it is one virgin s desperate longing that spirals into viciousness and plummets the characters into a scene of horror and denied love Mr Wilde decided to pen his play in French, whi Both works are set in the fin de si cle world of late 19th century Europe and each plots its own spin on the sensibilities of that time The former is a play is awash with the frustrated passion as various characters yearn for things out of their reach While they look on hopelessly at the objects of their desires, it is one virgin s desperate longing that spirals into viciousness and plummets the characters into a scene of horror and denied love Mr Wilde decided to pen his play in French, which he himself spoke only imperfectly, giving it a stilted formality that renders his characters at once distant, strange and oddly broken Translation back into English loses none of this rigidity but at the same time brims with the heat that comes only from passions penned up and rejected.Mr Beardsley s unfinished work is decidedly different his characters suffer no sense of restraint or sexual denial They are dolled up in what seems to be extravagant 17th century dress even as they cavort in a world of pre Christianity decadence Fantastical beings, many unhuman in nature, gambol freely and give way to every excess of appetite, physical and sexual The language is lewd without being obscene or coarse Being that they act without shame, the actions sometimes come off as humorous and comical rather than lusty When Tannh user calls a bunch of boys to play with him in his morning bath, there is no sickening sense of pedophilia but the rambunctious attitude of boys at play.Both pieces show European artists as masters of their craft who yet manage to insert sly feelings of fun into their works They are enlivened by the delicate yet sinful drawings of Beardsley, making this a small treasure for the 19th century Symbolist enthusiast It was great Wilde s Salome is a hypnotic, dark and twisted play But to me Aubrey Beardsley s Under The Hill was the true highlight of the work An erotic novel, it captures the quintessence of decadence and portrays acts of debauchery that are almost overwhelming to the reader Though it is unfinished, I can say it rivals Huysmans Against Nature in terms of portraying an anti hero locked in a dome of pleasure I read the entire novel, including Salome, in one evening It s captivating, a mast It was great Wilde s Salome is a hypnotic, dark and twisted play But to me Aubrey Beardsley s Under The Hill was the true highlight of the work An erotic novel, it captures the quintessence of decadence and portrays acts of debauchery that are almost overwhelming to the reader Though it is unfinished, I can say it rivals Huysmans Against Nature in terms of portraying an anti hero locked in a dome of pleasure I read the entire novel, including Salome, in one evening It s captivating, a masterpiece Salome a short tragedy by Oscar Wilde The material is crazy Where would you come up with this Oh its in the Bible Wish I could see the Pacino version liveUnder the Hill an erotic fantasy by Aubrey Beardsley his illustrations run both stories Such sexuality is such beautifully written I couldn t get it all , but you won t soon forget Venus and her unicorn Adolphe My dear fellow, he said, with his usual drawling emphasis, when I see a monstrous tulip with four wonderful petals in someone else s garden, I am impelled to grow a monstrous tulip with five wonderful petals, but that is no reason why someone should grow a tulip with only three petals. This is my favorite Oscar Wilde play It is hypnotic, dark, revolting beautiful Beardsley s Under the Hill which is included in this edition is worth reading just for its sheer absurdity This is my favorite Oscar Wilde play It is hypnotic, dark, revolting beautiful Beardsley s Under the Hill which is included in this edition is worth reading just for its sheer absurdity

Salome/ Under the Hill: Oscar Wilde/Aubrey Beardsley PDF
    Salome/ Under the Hill: Oscar Wilde/Aubrey Beardsley PDF be viewed as one of the greatest of all Decadent texts an aesthetic masterwork which has seldom been accorded due respectSalome is an evocation of biblical horror in which blasphemies abound More than this, its atmosphere seethes with a dangerous erotic charge from the very outset Relentless, hypnotic repetitions in the words, arranged in fugue candences, the tale unfolds with the inexorable acceleration of an orgasmic nightmare Aubrey Beardsley s Under the Hill, a short work commenced in , but left unfinished at the time of Beardsley s premature demise, nonetheless achieves the quintessence of Decadence, an evocation of a synaesthetic pleasure dome A unique and indispensable text for any who seek the uttermost extremes of the manifest imagination. 4 stars for Salome 1 star for Under the Hill, which I absolutely hated. Both works are set in the fin de si cle world of late 19th century Europe and each plots its own spin on the sensibilities of that time The former is a play is awash with the frustrated passion as various characters yearn for things out of their reach While they look on hopelessly at the objects of their desires, it is one virgin s desperate longing that spirals into viciousness and plummets the characters into a scene of horror and denied love Mr Wilde decided to pen his play in French, whi Both works are set in the fin de si cle world of late 19th century Europe and each plots its own spin on the sensibilities of that time The former is a play is awash with the frustrated passion as various characters yearn for things out of their reach While they look on hopelessly at the objects of their desires, it is one virgin s desperate longing that spirals into viciousness and plummets the characters into a scene of horror and denied love Mr Wilde decided to pen his play in French, which he himself spoke only imperfectly, giving it a stilted formality that renders his characters at once distant, strange and oddly broken Translation back into English loses none of this rigidity but at the same time brims with the heat that comes only from passions penned up and rejected.Mr Beardsley s unfinished work is decidedly different his characters suffer no sense of restraint or sexual denial They are dolled up in what seems to be extravagant 17th century dress even as they cavort in a world of pre Christianity decadence Fantastical beings, many unhuman in nature, gambol freely and give way to every excess of appetite, physical and sexual The language is lewd without being obscene or coarse Being that they act without shame, the actions sometimes come off as humorous and comical rather than lusty When Tannh user calls a bunch of boys to play with him in his morning bath, there is no sickening sense of pedophilia but the rambunctious attitude of boys at play.Both pieces show European artists as masters of their craft who yet manage to insert sly feelings of fun into their works They are enlivened by the delicate yet sinful drawings of Beardsley, making this a small treasure for the 19th century Symbolist enthusiast It was great Wilde s Salome is a hypnotic, dark and twisted play But to me Aubrey Beardsley s Under The Hill was the true highlight of the work An erotic novel, it captures the quintessence of decadence and portrays acts of debauchery that are almost overwhelming to the reader Though it is unfinished, I can say it rivals Huysmans Against Nature in terms of portraying an anti hero locked in a dome of pleasure I read the entire novel, including Salome, in one evening It s captivating, a mast It was great Wilde s Salome is a hypnotic, dark and twisted play But to me Aubrey Beardsley s Under The Hill was the true highlight of the work An erotic novel, it captures the quintessence of decadence and portrays acts of debauchery that are almost overwhelming to the reader Though it is unfinished, I can say it rivals Huysmans Against Nature in terms of portraying an anti hero locked in a dome of pleasure I read the entire novel, including Salome, in one evening It s captivating, a masterpiece Salome a short tragedy by Oscar Wilde The material is crazy Where would you come up with this Oh its in the Bible Wish I could see the Pacino version liveUnder the Hill an erotic fantasy by Aubrey Beardsley his illustrations run both stories Such sexuality is such beautifully written I couldn t get it all , but you won t soon forget Venus and her unicorn Adolphe My dear fellow, he said, with his usual drawling emphasis, when I see a monstrous tulip with four wonderful petals in someone else s garden, I am impelled to grow a monstrous tulip with five wonderful petals, but that is no reason why someone should grow a tulip with only three petals. This is my favorite Oscar Wilde play It is hypnotic, dark, revolting beautiful Beardsley s Under the Hill which is included in this edition is worth reading just for its sheer absurdity This is my favorite Oscar Wilde play It is hypnotic, dark, revolting beautiful Beardsley s Under the Hill which is included in this edition is worth reading just for its sheer absurdity "/>
  • Paperback
  • 128 pages
  • Salome/ Under the Hill: Oscar Wilde/Aubrey Beardsley
  • Oscar Wilde
  • English
  • 03 December 2019
  • 1871592127