Also included is a brilliant introduction by Jeremy Reed, detailing the two editions and realigning the book's position in the history of subversive underground fiction.
With its outre elements of homosexuality, drug abuse and supernatural horror, DORIAN GRAY remains Wilde's most extreme creation, whilst also containing many of the mordant epigrams for which he is most renowned. It is a true classic of renegade literature. With a cover illustration by Aubrey Beardsley, this is the only available edition of DORIAN GRAY in its original, uncut form - the Lippincott edition. Solar Nocturnal presents classic texts by key forerunners of modernism.