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System Number: 07053
Date: [February 1882][1]
Author: Oscar Wilde[2]
Place: [U. S. A.]
Recipient: JW
Place: [London]
Repository: Glasgow University Library
Call Number: MS Whistler W1042
Document Type: ALS[3]

[motif of two silver-blue fish encircling a baited line]

My Dear Jimmy.

they are "considering me seriously." isnt it dreadful? what would you do if it happened to you?



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1.  [February 1882]
This was written during Wilde's American lecture tour from January to October 1882.

2.  Oscar Wilde
Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wilde (1854-1900), writer, critic and playwright [more].

3.  ALS
Published in Holland, Merlin and Rupert Hart-Davis, eds, The Complete Letters of Oscar Wilde, London, 2000, p. 139. See JW's response, [February 1882], #07054.