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Ross, Robert Baldwin 1869-1918

Overview
Works: 196 works in 462 publications in 7 languages and 4,433 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Bibliography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Poetry  Reviews  Sources  Biography  Drama  Trials, litigation, etc 
Roles: Author, Editor, Author of introduction, Recipient
Classifications: PR5818, 335
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Most widely held works by Robert Baldwin Ross
De Profundis by Oscar Wilde( Book )

68 editions published between 1897 and 1993 in 8 languages and held by 1,028 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

While imprisoned, Wilde wrote this long letter of recrimination to his lover, Lord Alfred Douglas. It offers fascinating insights into Wilde's life in prison and the background and psychology of a notorious affair
Aubrey Beardsley by Robert Baldwin Ross( Book )

19 editions published between 1909 and 2012 in English and held by 379 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first collected edition of the works of Oscar Wilde, 1908-1922 by Oscar Wilde( Book )

6 editions published between 1908 and 1969 in English and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The complete works of Oscar Wilde by Oscar Wilde( Book )

20 editions published between 1905 and 1921 in English and held by 166 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This collection includes Oscar Wilde's only novel, "The Picture of Dorian Gray," as well as all his stories, plays, and poems
A Florentine tragedy by Oscar Wilde( Book )

4 editions published between 1908 and 1918 in English and French and held by 130 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

'A Florentine Tragedy' is in blank-verse set in the sixteenth century. It tells the story of the illicit love between a burgher's wife, Bianca, and the young heir to the throne of Florence, Guido. Guido has come to the house of the burgher Simone to claim Bianca for his own. Encouraged by her, Guido promises a fortune to Simone in exchange for her hand. Simone, though greedy for the money, is not to be swayed so easily, and a fight to the death ensues. Written in 1894, 'A Florentine Tragedy' exists only as a fragment, often accompanied for the purposes of presentation by an opening scene commissioned from the Irish poet Thomas Sturge Moore by Robert Ross, Wilde's literary executor. Only Oscar Wilde's work is presented here
The soul of man under socialism by Oscar Wilde( Book )

6 editions published between 1912 and 1919 in English and held by 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Soul of Man under Socialism is an 1891 essay by Oscar Wilde. Wilde puts forth the argument that within a capitalist system "the majority of people spoil their lives by an unhealthy and exaggerated altruism - are forced, indeed, so to spoil them"--That the necessity of solving the problems that capitalism creates draws away the talent that could otherwise be used to fulfill one's potential. In taking the the cause of this away
Ben: Jonson, his Volpone, or, The foxe by Ben Jonson( Book )

6 editions published in 1898 in English and held by 119 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Masques & phases by Robert Baldwin Ross( Book )

8 editions published between 1909 and 2006 in English and held by 105 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Berneval : letters of Oscar Wilde to Robert Ross by Oscar Wilde( Book )

5 editions published between 1921 and 1930 in English and held by 98 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

After Reading : letters of Oscar Wilde to Robert Ross by Oscar Wilde( Book )

3 editions published in 1921 in English and held by 97 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Salomé : La sainte courtisane : A Florentine tragedy by Oscar Wilde( Book )

12 editions published between 1894 and 1993 in English and French and held by 78 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aubrey Beardsley by Robert Baldwin Ross( Book )

3 editions published in 1921 in English and held by 72 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Duchess of Padua by Oscar Wilde( Book )

7 editions published between 1905 and 1993 in English and held by 68 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

""The Duchess of Padua"" is a five-act play by Oscar Wilde which was originally written for American actress Mary Anderson in 1883. Due to her rejection of the play, it was not performed until 1891 by the American tragedian Lawrence Barrett. He changed the name to ""Guido Ferranti"", the name of the male lead, and while embraced by critics and praised for its lyrical beauty, it failed with the New York public after three weeks to half-empty houses
The collected works of Oscar Wilde by Oscar Wilde( Book )

5 editions published between 1909 and 1993 in English and held by 51 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Complete poetry by Oscar Wilde( Book )

7 editions published between 1909 and 1993 in English and Undetermined and held by 35 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This volume follows as closely as possible the chronological order of composition, highlighting autobiographical elements including the young Wilde's conflicting attitudes to Greece and Rome, pagan and Christian, and his fluctuating attraction to Roman Catholicism. The Appendix shows Wilde's original ordering, constructed with great care around a 'musical' arrangement of themes. The poems reveal unexpected aspects of a literary chameleon usually identified with sparkling wit and social comedy
Miscellanies by Oscar Wilde( Book )

11 editions published between 1908 and 2004 in English and held by 33 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

De Profundis, précédé de Lettres écrites de la prison par Oscar Wilde à Robert Ross by Oscar Wilde( Book )

13 editions published between 1905 and 1980 in French and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Reviews by Oscar Wilde( Book )

10 editions published between 1900 and 1993 in English and held by 26 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The works by Oscar Wilde( )

4 editions published between 1908 and 1992 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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Alternative Names
Ross, R.

Ross, R. 1869-1918

Ross, R. (Robert), 1869-1918.

Ross, Robbie.

Ross, Robbie 1869-1918

Ross, Robert.

Ross Robert 1869-1918

Ross, Robie 1869-1918

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Robbie Ross : Oscar Wilde's true love