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WILDE, Oscar.

An Ideal Husband.

Availability: In stock

Published: London Leonard Smithers and Co., 1899

Stock Code: 132423

£1,250
OR On display in 43 Dover Street

Notes

First edition, first impression, one of 1,000 copies printed. Oscar Wilde's third comedy, An Ideal Husband premiered at the Haymarket on 3 January 1895, before Wilde's trial, but was not published until after his release from prison.

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Description

Quarto. Original pink cloth, title to spine and floral motifs to covers in gilt, edges untrimmed.

Condition

With an old catalogue description and advertisement for perfume loosely inserted. Spine a little sunned and bumped at ends. A near-fine copy.

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