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Wilde Lady 1821-1896

Overview
Works: 96 works in 300 publications in 1 language and 5,180 library holdings
Genres: Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Fiction  Records and correspondence  History  Statistics‡vVital  Miscellanea 
Roles: Author, Translator
Classifications: PR5810, 828.809
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Works by Oscar Wilde( Book )
13 editions published between 1909 and 1972 in English and held by 358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Six Volumes in One
Ancient legends, mystic charms, and superstitions of Ireland, with sketches of the Irish past by Wilde( Book )
51 editions published between 1883 and 2003 in English and Undetermined and held by 311 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
The life of Oscar Wilde by Robert Harborough Sherard( Book )
16 editions published between 1906 and 1985 in English and held by 307 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Social studies by Wilde( Book )
5 editions published in 1893 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Irish cures, mystic charms, and superstitions by Wilde( Book )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 225 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems by Wilde( Book )
26 editions published between 1800 and 1992 in English and held by 218 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ancient cures, charms, and usages of Ireland; contributions to Irish lore by Wilde( Book )
19 editions published between 1890 and 2004 in English and held by 181 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 168 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Poems, short stories, plays, novels, fairy tales, letters, dialogues and philosophy
Sidonia the sorceress by Wilhelm Meinhold( Book )
8 editions published between 1893 and 1926 in English and Undetermined and held by 123 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 123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Ancient legends of Ireland by Wilde( Book )
2 editions published in 1996 in English and held by 84 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Notes on men, women, and books by Wilde( Book )
6 editions published in 1891 in English and held by 62 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essays and stories by Wilde( Book )
7 editions published between 1907 and 1910 in English and held by 45 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Driftwood from Scandinavia by Wilde( Book )
3 editions published in 1884 in English and held by 36 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Legends, charms and superstitions of Ireland by Wilde( Book )
3 editions published between 2006 and 2012 in English and held by 30 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Nowhere in the nineteenth century did interest in folklore and mythology have a more thorough revival than in Ireland. There, in 1887, Lady Francesca Speranza Wilde, Oscar Wilde's mother and a well-known author in her own right, compiled this collection of charming, authentic folk tales. Collected from among the peasantry and retaining their original simplicity, the myths and legends reveal delightfully the Irish people's relationship with a spiritual and invisible world populated by fairies, elves, and evil beings. Included in Lady Wilde's collection, among others, are eerie tales of ""The Ho
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 19 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The American Irish by Wilde( Book )
4 editions published between 1877 and 1878 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Inequalities in mortality : 1989-1998 : a report on all-Ireland mortality data by Kevin P Balanda( Book )
1 edition published in 2001 in English and held by 13 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lady Jane Wilde's letters to Constance Wilde, friends and acquaintances, with selected correspondence received by Wilde( Book )
1 edition published in 2013 in English and held by 12 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Elgee , Jane Francesca
Elgee, Jane Francesca 1822-1896
Ellis, John Fanshawe, 1821-1896
Lady Wilde 1821-1896
Speranza 1821-1896
Speranza <lady>
Wilde 1822-1896 Lady
Wilde , Francesca Speranza
Wilde , Francesca Speranza <lady>
Wilde, Francesca Speranza, Lady, 1821-1896
Wilde , Jane
Wilde , Jane Francesca Elgee
Wilde , Jane Francesca Elgee <lady>
Wilde, Jane Francesca Elgee, Lady, 1826-1896
Wilde , Jane Francesca Speranza
Wilde, Lady, 1822-1896
Wilde, Lady, 1826-1896
Languages
English (226)
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