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Wilkie Collins
A Biography by Kenneth Robinson

William Collins R.A.

ON 18th September, 1788, William Collins, the father of Wilkie Collins, was born in Great Titchfield Street, London. His mother was a Scot, and his father, who bore the same name of William Collins, an Irishman from Wicklow.


Chapter 1. William Collins, R.A.
Chapter II. Early Years
Chapter III. Literary Beginnings
Chapter IV. The Dickens Circle
Chapter V. Grand Tour
Chapter VI. Amateur Theatricals
Chapter VII. Household Words
Chapter VIII. Caroline
Chapter IX. The Woman in White
Chapter X. No Name
Chapter XI. Armadale
Chapter XII. The Moonstone
Chapter XIII Turning Point
Chapter XIV American Journey
Chapter XV Downhill
Chapter XVI Last Years
Chapter XVII Post Mortem

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