De Profundis (version 2)


Read by AdamH

(4.7 stars; 7 reviews)

This is a letter written from prison in 1897 by Oscar Wilde to Lord Alfred Douglas, in which he recounts how he came to be in prison and charts his spiritual development. (summary by AdamH) NOTE: ."Transcribed from the 1913 Methuen & Co. edition Note that later editions of De Profundis contained more material. The most complete editions are still in copyright in the U.S.A." (1 hr 46 min)

Chapters

1 - Part 1 33:51 Read by AdamH
2 - Part 2 29:07 Read by AdamH
3 - Part 3 30:10 Read by AdamH
4 - Part 4 13:51 Read by AdamH

Reviews

(5 stars)

This is a deep look at suffering. I loved the third chapter. Really good stuff. I'll probably listen again or read it at some point. It's one to think on.