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Wilde, Oscar O'Flahertie Wills (1854-1900), author

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Surname: Wilde
Forenames: Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills
Gender: Male
Date: 1854-1900
History: Irish playwright & dramatist. Brought an un-successful action for criminal libel against the Marquis of Queensberry, 1895. Later in 1895 found guilty of homosexual offences & sent to prison for two years. Died in Paris in November 1900.
Biography: ODNB link for Wilde, Oscar O'Flahertie Wills (1856-1900), author
References: DNB; NCA Rules
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P275100 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P147159 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Oscar O'Flahertie Wills Wilde
Collections
  Description Held by Reference Further information
1
1889-1930: Director of Public Prosecutions: Case Papers, Old Series
The National Archives, Kew
2
corresp and literary papers
See information in published source
See Location register of 20th century English literary MSS 1988
3
corresp, literary MSS and papers (c5900 items)
University of California Library, Los Angeles: William Andrews Clark Memorial Library
See NUC MS 72-31
4
corresp, literary MSS and papers (100 items)
Library of Congress, Manuscript Division
See NUC MS 82-1245
5
1851-1957: papers (108 items)
University of Texas at Austin: Harry Ransom Humanities Research Center Library
6
1887-93: letters (9); literary MSS
Huntington Library
See Guide to Literary MSS 1979
7
literary papers
Rosenbach Museum and Library
See Location register of 20th century English literary MSS 1988
8
literary papers
The Morgan Library
See Location register of 20th century English literary MSS 1988
9
papers
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
See Paul Morgan, Oxford libraries outside the Bodleian 1980
10
1883-c1920: legal corresp and papers
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
See BRA Annual report 1986-87
11
papers rel to his literary estate
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
See The Bodleian Library Record, Oct. 1993, p.435
12
1876-78: letters (16 TS copies) to Reginald Harding
Oxford University: Magdalen College Archives
See Location register of 20th century English literary MSS 1988
13
1893-95: telegrams (15) to Ada Leverson
Harvard University: Houghton Library
NRA 20129 Harvard Univ MSS
14
1880-82: letters to various members of the Lewis family and others
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
NRA 40097
15
c1876-81: letters (19) to William Welsford Ward
Oxford University: Magdalen College Archives
NRA 20579 Magdalen Coll
16
1910-47: corresp (5 vols) with the Society of Authors rel to his estate
British Library, Manuscript Collections
17
19th - 20th cent: papers incl literary MSS, lecture notes and corresp
British Library, Manuscript Collections
See Annual Return 2006

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