The Importance of Being Earnest

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This is a study guide for the book The Importance of Being Earnest written by Oscar Wilde. The Importance of Being Earnest, A Trivial Comedy for Serious People is a play by Oscar Wilde. First performed on 14 February 1895 at St. James's Theatre in London, it is a farcical comedy in which the protagonists maintain fictitious personae in order to escape burdensome social obligations.  Please click on the literary analysis category you wish to be displayed. Back and Next buttons can guide you through all the sections or you can choose to jump from section to section using the links below or the links at the left.
The-Importance-of-Being-Earnest Author: Oscar Wilde
Published: December 1, 2003
Pages: 416 pages
ISBN#: 159308059X
 
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