by Wilde, Oscar
Lamb, 1909. Limited Edition. Hardcover. Very Good. 8vo, 20.2cm, a handsome quarter-leather set of 14 books, number 338 of 1000 numbered sets, with the sunflower motif in gilt on the spine of each volume. various paginations c.pp., with 62 plates including 14 photogravure frontis plates with captioned tissue guards. A brilliant set of Oscar Wilde's Collected Works. It including: Salome; The Duchess of Padua; VeraLady Windermere's Fan; The Importance of Being Earnest; Lord Arthur Savile's Crime; The Portrait of Mr. W.H., Intentions;A House of Pomegranates; The Happy Prince; De Profundus; Dorian Gray; A Woman of No Importance; An Ideal Husband; Poems in Prose; Poems; Epigrams; Essays & Stories by Lady Wilde (Speranza); Essays, Criticisms and Reviews. Also included is "His Life with a Critical Estimate of HisWriting". Not included is What Never Dies. The illustrations in "Salome" are by Aubrey Beardsley.
(Inventory #: 1507209)