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THE SHORT STORIES OF OSCAR WILDE by  Oscar WILDE - Hardcover - Signed - 1968 - from Charles Agvent (SKU: 018552)

THE SHORT STORIES OF OSCAR WILDE

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THE SHORT STORIES OF OSCAR WILDE

by WILDE, Oscar

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  • hardcover
  • Signed
Condition
Bookplate on the front pastedown. Spine sunned. Near Fine in a close to Fine slipcase
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About This Item

(Burlington, VT): Limited Editions Club, 1968. Hardcover. Bookplate on the front pastedown. Spine sunned. Near Fine in a close to Fine slipcase. James Hill. Small quarto (7-3/4" x 10-1/8") bound in full red silk cloth. With an introduction by Robert Gorham Davis and 12 full-page and 2 double-spread color reproductions of paintings by James Hill. Copy #355 of 1500 SIGNED by the artist on the colophon page. Monthly Letter laid in.

Synopsis

Oscar Fingal O'Flahertie Wills Wilde, better known as Oscar Wilde is best known for "The Picture of Dorian Gray" and his play, "The Importance of Being Earnest."

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Bookseller
Charles Agvent US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
018552
Title
THE SHORT STORIES OF OSCAR WILDE
Author
WILDE, Oscar
Illustrator
James Hill
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Bookplate on the front pastedown. Spine sunned. Near Fine in a close to Fine slipcase
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Limited Editions Club
Place of Publication
(Burlington, VT)
Date published
1968
Keywords
Oscar Wilde; Signed; Limited Editions; Color Plates; Modern Firsts
Bookseller catalogs
19th Century British Literature;

Terms of Sale

Charles Agvent

All books subject to prior sale. Payment with order; institutions may be billed. Postage additional: $11.00 for the first book, $6.00 each thereafter. Overseas postage billed at approximate cost. Pennsylvania residents must add 6% sales tax. Mastercard, Visa, and American Express accepted. We are also open to reasonable payment terms. A book may be returned within 7 days of receipt for any reason provided it is in the same condition as sent and prior notice is given. Please insure returns for their full value.

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Charles Agvent

Seller rating:
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Biblio.co.uk member since: 2003
Fleetwood, Pennsylvania
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About Charles Agvent

We carry a diverse and select stock with major specialties including Modern and 19th Century Literary First Editions, Signed Books & Autographs (especially Presidential and Literary), and Limited Editions Club books. We have been in business since 1987 and are proud to be members of the Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America (ABAA) and the International League of Antiquarian Booksellers (ILAB).

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colophon
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bookplate
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quarto
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