Jack Worthing lives in the country with his budding young ward Cecily Cardew and her fusspot governess, Miss Prism. To escape his situation, Jack invents a brother named Ernest who lives in London and frequently needs him. When in London, Jack then poses as Ernest. This elaborate fabrication proceeds smoothly until Jack/Ernest falls in love and his fiancee’s mother discovers there is more – or, rather, less – to him than meets the eye.
“It is exquisitely trivial, a delicate bubble of fancy and it has its philosophy; that we should treat all trivial things of life seriously, and all the serious things of life with sincere and studied triviality.” Oscar Wilde
"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.
Book Description Harper Collins Audio, 1991. No Binding. Book Condition: As New. Dust Jacket Condition: As New. Booklet: As New . Cassettes x 2: As New . 1991. Bookseller Inventory # 10043
Book Description HarperCollins Audio, 1992. Audio Book(Cassette). Book Condition: Very Good. Very good. Bookseller Inventory # HH-000-91-8600008