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[BOOKS] ✬ Dorian An Imitation By Will Self – Wearedating.co.uk Dorian Will Self's brilliant 'imitation' of Oscar Wilde's original tainted love story'Brutal savage infinitely readable' Observer'Chilling hysterical tasteless and haunting A Gothic thriller complemen[BOOKS] ✬ Dorian An Imitation By Will Self – Wearedating.co.uk Dorian Will Self's brilliant 'imitation' of Oscar Wilde's original tainted love story'Brutal savage infinitely readable' Observer'Chilling hysterical tasteless and haunting A Gothic thriller complemen Dorian Will Self's brilliant 'imitation' of Oscar Wilde's original tainted love story'Brutal savage infinitely readable' Observer'Chilling hysterical tasteless and haunting A Gothic thriller complementing and enriching its original' Independent on SundayIn the summer of aristocratic drug addicted Henry Wooten and Warhol acolyte Baz Hallward meet Dorian Gray Dorian is a golden adonis perfect pure and so far deliciously uncorrupted T.

He subject of Baz's video installation Cathode Narcissus and the object of Henry's attentions Dorian is launched on a hedonistic binge that spans the 's and 's But as Baz and Henry succumb Dorian An Epub / to the disease du jour how is it that Dorian despite all his sexual and narcotic debauchery remains so unsullied so vibrantly alive?'A book that filled its first reviewers with the odour of moral and spiritual putrefaction just got smellier darker and funnier' Observer Dorian will be adored by fans of Will Self and Martin Amis and is an essential read for those who enjoyed The Picture of Dorian GrayWill Self is the author of nine novels including Cock and Bull My Idea of Fun.

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PDF/EPUB Will Self ê PDF/EPUB Dorian An Imitation ePUB µ Dorian An Epub / ê wearedating.co.uk William Self is an English novelist reviewer and columnist He received his education at University College School Christ's College Finchley and Exeter College Oxford He is married to journalist Deborah OrrSelf is known for his satirical grotesque and fantastic novels and short stories set in seemingly parallel universes.

dorian book imitation epub Dorian An book Dorian An Imitation PDFHe subject of Baz's video installation Cathode Narcissus and the object of Henry's attentions Dorian is launched on a hedonistic binge that spans the 's and 's But as Baz and Henry succumb Dorian An Epub / to the disease du jour how is it that Dorian despite all his sexual and narcotic debauchery remains so unsullied so vibrantly alive?'A book that filled its first reviewers with the odour of moral and spiritual putrefaction just got smellier darker and funnier' Observer Dorian will be adored by fans of Will Self and Martin Amis and is an essential read for those who enjoyed The Picture of Dorian GrayWill Self is the author of nine novels including Cock and Bull My Idea of Fun.

10 thoughts on “Dorian An Imitation

  1. Hugh Hugh says:

    PDF/EPUB Will Self ê PDF/EPUB Dorian An Imitation ePUB µ Dorian An Epub / ê wearedating.co.uk dorian book, imitation epub, Dorian An book, Dorian An Imitation PDFAnother book from the 2002 Booker longlist this is a book full of surprises It is basically an updated version of Oscar Wilde's The Picture of Dorian Gray starting in 1981 and finishing in 1997 For much of the book Self mirrors the original narrative though his wit is heavy handed than Wilde's and his excesses are extreme He is never able to resist showing off his knowl


  2. Antonomasia Antonomasia says:

    PDF/EPUB Will Self ê PDF/EPUB Dorian An Imitation ePUB µ Dorian An Epub / ê wearedating.co.uk dorian book, imitation epub, Dorian An book, Dorian An Imitation PDFSacreligiously I prefer this to Wilde's original And I greatly prefer it to any of Will Self's other fiction I've read Always been a big fan of his non fiction the stories less so I doubt I'll ever read a better re write of a classic those things are not known even for being good but this is superlativeSuch profusion and richness of language as Self uses is a precarious act most people can't get away with their attempts at this making a long series of risible pratfalls as can be seen all over sites like this one including in not a few of my old posts Many of us are better with the sort of pruned simplicity advocated here in a post wonderfully entitled 'Don't Use Said He Bellowed Creative Writing Lessons From the Primary School Classroom' and only the occasion


  3. Dusty Myers Dusty Myers says:

    PDF/EPUB Will Self ê PDF/EPUB Dorian An Imitation ePUB µ Dorian An Epub / ê wearedating.co.uk dorian book, imitation epub, Dorian An book, Dorian An Imitation PDFSelf's title here works two ways His Dorian is an imitation of Wilde's Picture of Dorian Gray and Self's Dorian Gray which is to say his hero is an imitation of whatever he needs to


  4. R R says:

    PDF/EPUB Will Self ê PDF/EPUB Dorian An Imitation ePUB µ Dorian An Epub / ê wearedating.co.uk dorian book, imitation epub, Dorian An book, Dorian An Imitation PDFMy addiction to Self began here an interlibrary loan that afterwards I foisted upon Melanie with a feverOh man unreliable narrators You shouldyou gottaoh manjustjust readIt brings to mind the taste of tuna melts and fries at Swarth's secondary cafeteria as I discussed my amazement with the sustained wordplay the in your face use of big eldritch words Melanie listened patiently probably feeling a bit sad for me that I'd never been out of my literary gutters before to discover that there arearepractically reams of wordplay and unreliability lining the shelves some of them even are catalogued as Current History Nowdays though Self has become kind of a dick following his hero Martin Amis who in turn is following pied piper Christopher Hitchens into the realm of Neo Connery But this was when he was cool


  5. Nathan Nathan says:

    PDF/EPUB Will Self ê PDF/EPUB Dorian An Imitation ePUB µ Dorian An Epub / ê wearedating.co.uk dorian book, imitation epub, Dorian An book, Dorian An Imitation PDFOscar Wilde foppish aesthete Limp wristed intelligence with prepared wit language so ethereal that it's like being smothered in a bed of marshmallow clouds Famous book Picture of Dorian Gray about a man who sells his soul to stay


  6. Hannah EisemanRenyard Hannah EisemanRenyard says:

    PDF/EPUB Will Self ê PDF/EPUB Dorian An Imitation ePUB µ Dorian An Epub / ê wearedating.co.uk dorian book, imitation epub, Dorian An book, Dorian An Imitation PDFI Liked this Better Than the Original A literary re write is a difficult thing to do well but Will Self does it I think Self works better within the restraints of this formversus his bloated books The Butt or The Book of Dave and the new twists Self adds to the tale work wondersThere is no one picture there is a modern art installation of multiple videos of Dorian and he has to track down and hide each and every one adding to the drama which was missing in the original The debauched druggy Lords and Ladies work brilliantly in a mid 80s setting as does the masterstroke of using the HIV epidemic to hasten the ageing process for all other characters This also adds to the suspicion around Dorian's miraculous escape from such a fate In retrospect I realise a little about what was implied in the original The Picture of Dorian Gray why Dorian's implied sleeping about was just so dangerous and evil syphilis epidemic anyone? but through no fault of Wilde's he couldn't s


  7. Val Val says:

    PDF/EPUB Will Self ê PDF/EPUB Dorian An Imitation ePUB µ Dorian An Epub / ê wearedating.co.uk dorian book, imitation epub, Dorian An book, Dorian An Imitation PDFDorian is a good looking immoral young man who takes quite a lot of drugs has unprotected sex with men and women and takes risks He is one of a group of similarly decadent people but as they get older and sicker he seems untouched by his lifestyle He is also the subject of a


  8. Li Li says:

    PDF/EPUB Will Self ê PDF/EPUB Dorian An Imitation ePUB µ Dorian An Epub / ê wearedating.co.uk dorian book, imitation epub, Dorian An book, Dorian An Imitation PDFI learned that I should probably read the original as well This one is interesting because it is written with accents and isn't apologeticat all my first instinct is todefinetly not like it but that is only because it is hard to find a character to sympathize with when all the guys gay in the book hate women but I think I need to look deeper


  9. Soumyabrata Sarkar Soumyabrata Sarkar says:

    PDF/EPUB Will Self ê PDF/EPUB Dorian An Imitation ePUB µ Dorian An Epub / ê wearedating.co.uk dorian book, imitation epub, Dorian An book, Dorian An Imitation PDFFilthy and ruthless yet a chewily delicious regurgitation of Oscar Wilde's trailblazing story of Dorian Gray Set in 80's with the AIDS threat thrown into the chaos of an outrageous artistic milieu Self pays a grand homage to the evergreen wicked and twisted taleThe picture is updated to a video installation here triggering the parallel downward spiral into world of hedonism The story follows a circle of amoral decadent men between London and NY sticking together as years age them by sarcastically mirroring the world of the original prose aptly supplemented by a thoroughly documented neon lighted cynic world of those decades Self has lavishly placed his characters with envi


  10. Jackie Jackie says:

    PDF/EPUB Will Self ê PDF/EPUB Dorian An Imitation ePUB µ Dorian An Epub / ê wearedating.co.uk dorian book, imitation epub, Dorian An book, Dorian An Imitation PDFThis book isa filthyb awesomec one of those that pulls the rug out from under you in the last few pagesI thought I was reading an update of The Picture o


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