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The Writings. The Writings. The Writings. The Writings.
The Writings.
WILDE, Oscar.

The Writings.

Availability: In stock

Published: London and New York A. R. Keller 1907

Stock Code: 110155

£4,750
OR On display in 43 Dover Street

Notes

Edition de Luxe limited to 200 numbered sets of which this is number 35. Contains Wilde's only novel (The Picture of Dorian Gray), his plays (including, among others, The Importance of Being Earnest and Salome in which are reproduced four of Aubrey Beardsley's famous illustrations), poems, fairy tales, essays, lectures, reviews and other selected prose, as well as a volume of "His Life with a Critical Estimate of his Writings." A handsomely bound set.

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Description

15 volumes, octavo (202 X 137 mm). Contemporary green half morocco, raised bands with gilt tooling, floral decoration gilt to spines with red morocco onlaid pieces, matching cloth boards, marbled endpapers, top edges gilt, others untrimmed.

Illustrations

With numerous engravings and photogravures.

Condition

Bookplate to front pastedowns, spines toned otherwise in excellent condition. Title and limitation pages on Japanese vellum, printed in black and red, with additional engraved title pages printed in each volume.

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