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The Short Stories of Oscar Wilde. by  Oscar Wilde - Hardcover - Limited edition #171 of 1500 copies.  - 1968 - from Zephyr Books and Biblio.co.uk

The Short Stories of Oscar Wilde.

by Wilde, Oscar

Condition: Near fine, light scuff to spine label, otherwise fine in slipcase.


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.

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."


  • 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: Burlington.
  • Date published: 1968
  • Pages: xiii, 313 pp.
  • Bookseller catalogs: Literature;
  • Size: 4to.


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