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The Best Oscar Wilde Books 

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Updated June 14, 2019 486 votes 193 voters 16.1k views 24 items

List Rules Vote for the Oscar Wilde works you just couldn't put down. If you haven't read a book, don't downvote it.

List of the best Oscar Wilde books, ranked by voracious readers in the Ranker community. With commercial success and critical acclaim, there's no doubt that Oscar Wilde is one of the most popular authors of the last 100 years. A popular playwright as well as a great novelist, Wilde is known for his distinct and biting wit. If you're a huge fan of his work, then vote on your favorite books below and make your opinion count. This poll is also a great resource for new fans of Oscar Wilde who want to know which works they should start reading first. With memorable characters and excellent storytelling, there's no reason why you shouldn't check out his work if you're a big reader. Everything from his novel The Picture of Dorian Gray to The Importance of Being Earnest and other plays is included on this list. What are Oscar Wilde's best books? Vote on this list and help us definitively answer that question.
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Der glückliche Prin... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Oscar Wilde Books
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The importance of being ... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Oscar Wilde Books
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The short stories of Osc... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Oscar Wilde Books
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Miscellanies is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Oscar Wilde Books
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Selected works is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Oscar Wilde Books
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Intentions is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Oscar Wilde Books
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profundis is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Oscar Wilde Books
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The writings of Oscar Wi... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Oscar Wilde Books
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Vier Komödien is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Oscar Wilde Books
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The plays of Oscar Wilde... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Oscar Wilde Books
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The Happy Prince and Oth... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Oscar Wilde Books
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A Florentine Tragedy is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Oscar Wilde Books
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The sphinx is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Oscar Wilde Books
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Nouvelles fantastiques ... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Oscar Wilde Books
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devoted friend is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Oscar Wilde Books
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The nightingale and the ... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Oscar Wilde Books
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Epigrams is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Oscar Wilde Books
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The best known works of ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Oscar Wilde Books
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An Ideal Husband is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Oscar Wilde Books
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The poems of Oscar Wilde... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Oscar Wilde Books
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Oscar Wilde is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Oscar Wilde Books
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Charmides and other poem... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Oscar Wilde Books
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Art and Decoration is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Oscar Wilde Books
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The Duchess of Padua is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best Oscar Wilde Books
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