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Oscar Wilde

Sheridan Morley

Oscar Wilde

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Published by Weidenfeld & Nicolson in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Wilde, Oscar, -- 1854-1900 -- Biography,
  • Authors, Irish -- 19th century -- Biography

  • Edition Notes

    StatementSheridan Morley.
    GenreBiography
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR5823 .M6 1976b
    The Physical Object
    Pagination160 p.
    Number of Pages160
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23762388M


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