Picture of Dorian Gray
Self Made Hero, 2008 - Appearance (Philosophy) - 128 pages
Aiming to rejuvenate Oscar Wilde's classic, The Picture of Dorian Gray is part of the Eye Classics series, which transforms some of the most important literary classics into graphic novels. Editor Ian Edgington is one of Britain's best- known writers, who has had a huge impact on the world of comics. He recently adapted Edgar Allan Poe's Murder in the Rue Morgue for SelfMadeHero's anthology Nevermore. Ian Culbard, the illustrator, has had stories published by Dark Horse Comics in their New Recruits anthology and has contributed to the Judge Dredd Megazine.
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LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - ironicqueery - LibraryThing
I love Oscar Wilde and all his writing, but I don't think Edginton and Culbard add much to his novel. I was hoping for a graphic novel with wonderful illustrations and writing that captures the intent ... Read full review
LibraryThing ReviewUser Review - hobreads - LibraryThing
Very Marc Hempel / Teddy Kristiansen -like art from Culbard - not my cup of tea, but readable. Read full review