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WILDE, Oscar (1854-1900). Autograph letter signed ('Oscar Wilde') to 'My Dear Murphy', 16 Tite Street, n.d., 'I think I left behind me a copy of Emerson's Essays', asking his recipient to send it on by post; 'I enjoyed myself very much when with you', and hoping Murphy will call on him when in town, 3 pages, 8vo.

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WILDE, Oscar (1854-1900). Autograph letter signed ('Oscar Wilde') to 'My Dear Murphy', 16 Tite Street, n.d., 'I think I left behind me a copy of Emerson's Essays', asking his recipient to send it on by post; 'I enjoyed myself very much when with you', and hoping Murphy will call on him when in town, 3 pages, 8vo.

Murphy was the London representative of the New York Journal. Emerson's Essays was one of the works Wilde requested in prison.
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