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(Biography) Sir Arthur Wing. 1855–1934, English dramatist. His works include the farce Dandy Dick (1887) and the problem play The Second Mrs Tanqueray (1893)


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Sir Arthur Wing, 1855–1934, English playwright and actor.
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