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Wilde (Oscar, writer, 1854-1900) Autograph Letter signed, 2pp. fragment only of a longer letter, 8vo, n.p., n.d. [?1880], "... to me the opportunity of being your cicerone to the very exquisite fragments - for they are only fragments of Greek art which are hidden away in the gloom of London. Madame Modjeska is coming to tea on Thursday at 5.15. Will you come to meet her, and see my Adam's ceilings!? Believe me yours Oscar Wilde", removed from an album, some staining and fading, window-mounted.

⁂ Helena Modjeska (1840-1909), Polish actress.

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Wilde (Oscar) Autograph Letter signed, fragment, 2pp.

Estimate £300 - £500Dec 06, 2017
London, UK
Auction Curated By:
Rupert Powell
International Head of Books and Works on Paper
Max Hasler
Modern First Editions and 20th Century Literature