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The Short Stories of Oscar Wilde. by  Oscar Wilde - Hardcover - Limited edition #171 of 1500 copies.  - 1968 - from Zephyr Books (SKU: 289317)

The Short Stories of Oscar Wilde.

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The Short Stories of Oscar Wilde.

by Wilde, Oscar

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About This Item

Burlington.: Lane Press for The Limited Editions Club. , 1968. Limited edition #171 of 1500 copies. . Hardcover, red cloth, gilt spine title on burgundy label, edges speckled red, slipcase. . Near fine, light scuff to spine label, otherwise fine in slipcase. . 4to.. Signed by the artist on the colophon. Introduction by Robert Gorham Davis. Illustrated by James Hill.

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
Zephyr Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
289317
Title
The Short Stories of Oscar Wilde.
Author
Wilde, Oscar
Format/binding
Hardcover, red cloth, gilt spine title on burgundy label, edges speckled red, slipcase.
Book condition
Used - Near fine, light scuff to spine label, otherwise fine in slipcase.
Quantity available
1
Edition
Limited edition #171 of 1500 copies.
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Lane Press for The Limited Editions Club.
Place of Publication
Burlington.
Date published
1968
Pages
xiii, 313 pp.
Bookseller catalogs
Literature;
Size
4to.

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About Zephyr Books

Zephyr Books is owned and operated by Lee and Ivye Johnson. We have been in the book business in Reno, Nevada since 1994. We have operated both brick and mortar, as well as online exclusive shops. We closed our brick and mortar shop in 2013, and now offer an exclusive selection of rare, collectible, and antiquarian books online only.

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