Considered Oscar Wilde’s most widely published work, El fantasma de Canterville is an elegant social satire. It tells the tale of an American family who move into the British castle, Canterville Chase, much to the aggravation of its tired ghost.
About the Author
Oscar Wilde is a playwright, poet, and novelist. He studied at Trinity College and Magdalen College in Oxford. He is best remembered for his novel The Picture of Dorian Gray, and his plays The Importance of Being Earnest, An Ideal Husband, and Women of No Importance.
Date of Birth:October 16, 1854
Date of Death:November 30, 1900
Place of Birth:Dublin, Ireland
Place of Death:Paris, France
Education:The Royal School in Enniskillen, Dublin, 1864; Trinity College, Dublin, 1871; Magdalen College, Oxford, England, 1874