1924 · Soho
Nonesuch Press limited-edition production of the only collected edition of Wycherley. 975 sets were produced, this example being number 99 of 900 on mould-made paper with the Nonesuch watermark. Present here are Wycherley's letters and miscellaneous poems, as well as his cynical and often-licentious plays. Provenance: With laid-in invoice from the Davenant Bookshop in Oxford, dated 1924.
McKittrick/Rendall/Dreyfus 17. Publisher's quarter brown buckram over tan paper- covered sides, spines with printed paper labels; gently worn, two labels chipped, one volume with cloth of a darker shade and noticeable rippling thereto. Two volumes with hinges slightly tender. Page edges untrimmed, some signatures uncut. (Inventory #: 5818)