By Oscar Wilde

ISBN-10: 0266784135

ISBN-13: 9780266784135

ISBN-10: 1530860652

ISBN-13: 9781530860654

girl Windermere's Fan, A Play a couple of solid lady is a four-act comedy through Oscar Wilde, first produced 22 February 1892 on the St James's Theatre in London. The play was once first released in 1893. Like a lot of Wilde's comedies, it bitingly satirizes the morals of society.

The tale matters girl Windermere, who suspects that her husband is having an affair with one other lady. She confronts him with it yet even if he denies it, he invitations the opposite girl, Mrs Erlynne, to his wife's birthday ball. Angered by way of her husband's intended unfaithfulness, woman Windermere makes a decision to go away her husband for an additional lover. After researching what has transpired, Mrs Erlynne follows girl Windermere and makes an attempt to cajole her to come back to her husband and during this, Mrs Erlynne is came across in a compromising place. it's then printed Mrs Erlynne is woman Windermere's mom, who deserted her kinfolk two decades sooner than the time the play is decided. Mrs Erlynne sacrifices herself and her attractiveness to avoid wasting her daughter's marriage. the simplest identified line of the play sums up the imperative theme:

We are all within the gutter, yet a few of us are taking a look at the stars.

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