Wilde, Oscar: The Picture of Dorian Gray

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hedonism, decadence, fiction, vengeance, aging, Referat, Hausaufgabe, Wilde, Oscar: The Picture of Dorian Gray
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Summary of: The Picture of Dorian Gray Basil Howard a painter draws a portrait of a young man, that becomes the best thing he has ever done. Dorian Gray who has been painted discovers for the first time how good he looks by seeing his portrait. Being at Basil s house Dorian meets Lord Henry a friend of Basil whom Basil did not want Dorian to meet because he feared that he could steel Dorian s purity and innocence. Nevertheless Lord Henry and Dorian become close friends while Dorian is impressed by Lord Henry s hedonistic philosophy. Dorian realizes by the conversations with Lord Henry, who says he should profit of his beauty before it is gone, that his marvelous body will degenerate. So he hopes that he could stay forever young and that his portrait would make the physical changes he ...

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Referat
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Englisch
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