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Wilde, Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills (1854–1900), writer

Owen Dudley Edwards

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Wilde, Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills (1854–1900), writer, was born on 16 October 1854 at 21 Westland Row, Dublin, the second of the three children of William Robert Wills Wilde (1815–1876), surgeon, and his wife, Jane Francesca Agnes Wilde, née Elgee (1821–1896), writer and Irish nationalist, daughter of ...

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Subjects: Literature

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