Algernon Charles Swinburne to Oscar Wilde

Descriptive Summary

Title
Algernon Charles Swinburne to Oscar Wilde
Date
1881 July 23
Creator
Swinburne, Algernon Charles, 1837-1909
Extent
0.1 Cubic feet
Subjects
Correspondence.
Dramatists
Poets, English
Arrangement
Collection is arranged by format.
Finding Aid Author
Finding aid prepared by Megan Mummey
Preferred Citation
2011MS108: [identification of item], Algernon Charles Swinburne to Oscar Wilde, 1881 July 23, University of Kentucky Special Collections.
Repository
University of Kentucky

Collection Overview

Biography / History
Algernon Charles Swinburne (1837-1909) was an English dramatist, poet, and critic, whose major works include Poems and Ballads , Song of Italy, and Songs before Sunrise.
Oscar Wilde (1856-1900) was an English playwright and poet whose major works include The Importance of Being Earnest, The Picture of Dorian Gray, and The Ballad of Reading Gaol.
Algernon Charles Swinburne. Poetry Foundation. Poetry Foundation. n.d. Web. 14 November 2011.
Oscar Wilde. Poetry Foundation. Poetry Foundation. n.d. Web. 14 November 2011.
Scope and Content
The collection consists of a letter from Algernon Charles Swinburne to Oscar Wilde, The Pines, Putney, London. In the letter, Swinburne thanks Wilde for sending him a copy of Wilde's recently published Poems.

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