Oscar Wilde's comedic play The Importance of Being Earnest
Wilde's witty and buoyant comedy of manners is brilliantly plotted from its effervescent first act to its hilarious denouement, and filled with some of literature's most famous epigrams. Widely considered Wilde's most perfect work.
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Make a date at the library? Pratik Shah regularly heads over to 53rd Street Library, near his midtown Manhattan office, to watch his young