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Wilde Lady 1826-1896

Overview
Works: 102 works in 293 publications in 1 language and 4,702 library holdings
Genres: Records and correspondence  Biography  Fiction  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History 
Roles: Translator
Classifications: GR147, 828.809
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Publications about Wilde Publications about Wilde
Publications by Wilde Publications by Wilde
posthumous Publications by Wilde, published posthumously.
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The works of Oscar Wilde by Oscar Wilde ( Book )
14 editions published between 1909 and 1972 in English and held by 333 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The life of Oscar Wilde by Robert Harborough Sherard ( Book )
17 editions published between 1906 and 1985 in English and held by 313 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ancient legends, mystic charms, and superstitions of Ireland, with sketches of the Irish past by Wilde ( Book )
38 editions published between 1883 and 2003 in English and held by 287 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Many of the Irish legends, superstitions, and ancient charms now collected were obtained chiefly from oral communications made by the peasantry themselves, either in Irish or in the Irish-English which preserves so much of the expressive idiom of the antique tongue. These narrations were taken down by competent persons skilled in both languages, and as far as possible in the very words of the narrator; so that much of the primitive simplicity of the style has been retained, while the legends have a peculiar and special value as coming direct from the national heart
Irish cures, mystic charms, and superstitions by Wilde ( Book )
2 editions published in 1991 in English and held by 222 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ancient cures, charms, and usages of Ireland; contributions to Irish lore by Wilde ( Book )
18 editions published between 1890 and 2004 in English and held by 179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The writings of Oscar Wilde by Oscar Wilde ( Book )
7 editions published between 1907 and 1909 in English and held by 160 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sidonia the sorceress : the supposed destroyer of the whole reigning ducal house of Pomerania by Wilhelm Meinhold ( Book )
8 editions published between 1893 and 2006 in English and held by 126 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Sidonia the sorceress by Wilhelm Meinhold ( Book )
9 editions published between 1874 and 1926 in English and Undetermined and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems by Wilde ( Book )
18 editions published between 1800 and 1907 in English and held by 117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Social studies by Wilde ( Book )
4 editions published in 1893 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems by Wilde ( Book )
5 editions published between 1864 and 1992 in English and held by 90 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ancient legends of Ireland by Wilde ( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 83 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Notes on men, women, and books by Wilde ( Book )
5 editions published in 1891 in English and held by 54 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays and stories by Wilde ( Book )
8 editions published between 1907 and 1910 in English and held by 46 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Driftwood from Scandinavia by Wilde ( Book )
5 editions published between 1884 and 2011 in English and held by 37 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Legends, charms and superstitions of Ireland by Wilde ( Book )
2 editions published in 2006 in English and held by 32 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Memoir of Gabriel Beranger, and his labours in the cause of Irish art and antiquities, from 1760 to 1780 by W. R Wilde ( Book )
2 editions published in 1880 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The American Irish by Wilde ( Book )
3 editions published in 1877 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lady Wilde's Letters to Constance Wilde, Friends and Acquaintances, with Selected Correspondence Received by Karen Sasha Anthony Tipper ( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 11 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The current final volume is a collection of correspondence written by Lady Jane Wilde to her daughter-in-law, Constance Wilde, as well as other friends and acquaintances. Lady Wilde, like her son Oscar, was an excellent writer. She had a wide range of interests. Much of the ridicule directed at Lady Wilde and her writing and lifestyle followed the imprisonment of her son in 1894 and reflected Victorian prejudices. These letters provide a different picture: that of a reflective, intelligent and kind woman. An excellent work in deciphering Lady Wilde's personal handwritten letters and corresponde
 
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Alternative Names
Elgee, Jane Frances 1826-1896
Elgee, Jane Francesca.
Elgee, Jane Francesca 1826-1896
Elgee Wilde, Jane Francesca 1826-1896
Ellis, John Fanshawe.
Ellis, John Fanshawe, 1826-1896
Ellis, John Fanshawe 1826-1896 Pseudonym
Lady Wilde
Lady Wilde 1826-1896
Speranza.
Speranza, 1826-1896
Speranza 1826-1896 Pseudonym
Speranza, Jane Francesca 1826-1896
Wilde, Francesca S. 1826-1896
Wilde, Francesca Speranza 1826-1896
Wilde, Francesca Speranza, Lady, 1826-1896
Wilde, Jane 1826-1896
Wilde, Jane F. 1826-1896
Wilde, Jane Francesca, 1826-1896
Wilde, Jane Francesca Elgee.
Wilde, Jane Francesca Elgee 1826-1896
Wilde, Jane Francesca Elgee, Lady, 1826-1896
Wilde Lady 1826-1896
Wilde, William Robert Mrs. 1826-1896
Languages
English (211)
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