Wilde’s Last Stand: Decadence, Conspiracy and the First World War

(Duckworth / Arcade, USA, 1997).

Wilde’s heirs fight for his memory at a time of hysteria and prejudice.

‘Hoare has identified one of the key moments in the formation of the modern world, and he has documented it with dazzling brilliance’.
Simon Callow, Sunday Times.

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2 am: the full moon fills the sea; time stops still

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@dedalusdenaries the nights are so long and the mornings so dark there might be no space inbetween

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2.30 am: swimming in the path of the moon; going to come out the other side