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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 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/29400
Wilde, Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills (1854-1900), writer


Boyhood and education, 1854-1874 | Poet and intellectual in Oxford, 1874-1879 | Literary apprentice, dandy, and lecturer at large, 1879-1885 | The artist as critic, 1885-1891 | Politics and the theatre: the years of mastery, 1891-1895 | Imprisonment and De Profundis, 1895-1897 | Posthumous reputation

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Subjects: biography ; history

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