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Oscar Wilde : A Study. From the French of André Gide. With Introduction, Notes and Bibliography by Stuart Mason. Limited edition

By: WILDE, Oscar). GIDE, André. GIDE, André. MASON, Stuart

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Holywell Pres, Oxford , 1905,:

Seller ID: 78850


(WILDE, Oscar). GIDE, André. Oscar Wilde : A Study. From the French of André Gide. With Introduction, Notes and Bibliography by Stuart Mason. Oxford :The Holywell Press, MCMV [1905]. First Edition. Pp (12),[1]-110,(2),+ fron tis. + 4 plates. 8vo, light blue paper over boards, white labels to front board and spine printed in red and black. Cover label states "Oscar Wilde / A Study / Stuart Mason." Spine label says "Oscar / Wilde / Mason." Mikhail p. 38-39. This edition limited to 500 copies. Spine badly worn and chipped,spine and edges browned, corners worn, front inner hinge ... View more info

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Rediscovering Oscar Wilde. First Edition in dustjacket

By: WILDE, Oscar). SANDULESCU, C. George (ed.). SANDULESCU, C. George

Price: $175.00

Publisher: Colin Smythe, Gerrards Cross , 1994,: 1994

Seller ID: 78741

ISBN: 0861403762


(WILDE, Oscar). SANDULESCU, C. George, (ed.). Rediscovering Oscar Wilde. Gerrards Cross : Colin Smythe, 1994. First Edition. Pp (4),v-xvi,1-464. Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Volume 8 in The Princess Grace Irish Library series. "In the same way that students of Shakespeare discuss their "Supreme Quartet" of plays, so Irish Studies has its own quartet of writers, Yeats, Joyce, Beckett and Wilde, whose fame is outstanding and worldwide. The inclusion of Wilde in the quartet may surprise some, but it is an incontrovertible fact that scholars are... View more info

Oscar Wilde : The Story of An Unhappy Friendship. 4th edition

By: WILDE, Oscar). SHERARD, Robert H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Greening & Co., Ltd., London , 1909,:

Seller ID: 78774


(WILDE, Oscar). SHERARD, Robert H. Oscar Wilde : The Story of An Unhappy Friendship. Popular Edition. London : Greening & Co., Ltd., 1909. Fourth Edition. Pp (8),9-[270], frontis.portrait + 5 other plates (portraits). 8to, green cloth, white lettering to front board and spine. This edition publishedwithout the two facsimile letters from the first edition. Mason 673. Mikha il p.52. Spine and boards rubbed (with wear to white lettering), hinges cracked, else good to very good. 25.00 View more info

Oscar Wilde : The Story of An Unhappy Friendship. 3rd edition

By: WILDE, Oscar). SHERARD, Robert H.

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Greening & Co., Ltd., London, 1908,:

Seller ID: 78773


(WILDE, Oscar). SHERARD, Robert H. Oscar Wilde : The Story of An Unhappy Friendship. Popular Edition. London : Greening & Co., Ltd., 1908. Third Edition. Pp (8),9-[270],(2,ads),[1]-[64](Greening's Catalogue 1908), frontis.portrait + 5 other plates (portraits). 8to, green cloth, white lettering to front board and spine. This edition published without the two facsimile letters from the first edition. Mason 672. cf Mikhail p.52. Hinges cracked, first three leaves loose, name, else good. A shaky copy. 25.00 View more info

Oscar Wilde : The Story of An Unhappy Friendship. 2nd edition

By: WILDE, Oscar). SHERARD, Robert H.

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Greening & Co., Ltd., London , 1905,:

Seller ID: 78772


(WILDE, Oscar). SHERARD, Robert H. Oscar Wilde : The Story of An Unhappy Friendship. London : Greening & Co., Ltd., 1905. Second Edition. Pp (8),9-[270],(2,ads), frontis.portrait + 5 other plates (portraits). 8to, blue cloth,gilt lettering and single rule border to front board, gilt lettring to spi ne, top edge gilt. This edition published without the two facsimile lettersfrom the first edition. Mason 671. Mikhail p.52. Some edgewear, corners bu mped, minor bubbling to rear cloth, some foxing to endpapers and fore-edge,else a very good copy. 60.00 View more info

Oscar Wilde : The Story of An Unhappy Friendship. 1st edition

By: WILDE, Oscar). SHERARD, Robert Harborough.

Price: $500.00

Publisher: Privately Printed, The Hermes Press, London, 1902,:

Seller ID: 78771


(WILDE, Oscar). SHERARD, Robert Harborough. Oscar Wilde : The Story of An Unhappy Friendship. With Portraits and Facsimile Letters. London : PrivatelyPrinted, The Hermes Press, Cecil Court, St. Martin's Lane, 1902. First Edi tion. Pp (12),9-278,(4),frontis.portrait + 7 other plates (5 portraits and 2 facsimile letters). 4to, rebound in green quarter morocco, ribbed spine, gilt lettering and maroon leather label to spine, light green cloth boards,top edge gilt. Mason 670. Mikhail p.52. Minor browning to frontispiece and light foxing to title page, foxing to tissue guards, else a very good, bri ... View more info

Bernard Shaw, Frank Harris & Oscar Wilde. 1st US edition in dj

By: WILDE, Oscar). SHERARD, Robert Harborough. SHAW, George Bernard) HARRIS, Frank) DOUGLAS, Lord Alfred

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Greystone Press, New York, 1937,:

Seller ID: 78766


(WILDE, Oscar). SHERARD, Robert Harborough. Bernard Shaw, Frank Harris & Oscar Wilde. With a Preface by Lord Alfred Douglas [and an additional chapterby Hugh Kingsmill]. New York : The Greystone Press, (January 1937). First American Edition. Pp (10),xi-xvi,(2),1-299,(3). Index. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine, top edge dyed red. Mikhail p.53. Contents : Preface (by Lord Alfred Douglas). I. The Raison d'Etre of This Book. II. The Romance of the "Wilde Rose." III. Exalted Dupes of Literary Imposters. IV. Oscar on the Pictures. V. The Man and the Book. VI. Sir Fr... View more info

Bernard Shaw, Frank Harris & Oscar Wilde. First American Edition in dustjacket

By: WILDE, Oscar). SHERARD, Robert Harborough. SHAW, George Bernard) HARRIS, Frank) DOUGLAS, Lord Alfred

Price: $60.00

Publisher: Greystone Press, New York, 1937,:

Seller ID: 78767


(WILDE, Oscar). SHERARD, Robert Harborough. Bernard Shaw, Frank Harris & Oscar Wilde. With a Preface by Lord Alfred Douglas [and an additional chapterby Hugh Kingsmill]. New York : The Greystone Press, (January 1937). First American Edition. Pp (10),xi-xvi,(2),1-299,(3). Index. 8vo, black cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine, top edge dyed red. Mikhail p.53. Contents : Preface (by Lord Alfred Douglas). I. The Raison d'Etre of This Book. II. The Romance of the "Wilde Rose." III. Exalted Dupes of Literary Imposters. IV. Oscar on the Pictures. V. The Man and the Book. VI. Sir Fr... View more info

Bernard Shaw, Frank Harris & Oscar Wilde. 1st UK edition in dj

By: WILDE, Oscar). SHERARD, Robert Harborough. SHAW, George Bernard) HARRIS, Frank) DOUGLAS, Lord Alfred

Price: $125.00

Publisher: T. Werner Laurie Ltd.,, London, 1937,:

Seller ID: 78769


(WILDE, Oscar). SHERARD, Robert Harborough. Bernard Shaw, Frank Harris & Oscar Wilde. With a Preface by Lord Alfred Douglas and an additional chapter by Hugh Kingsmill. London : T. Werner Laurie Ltd., (1937). First Edition. Pp (8),9-319,(1). Index. 8vo, blue cloth, gilt lettering to front board and spine. Mikhail p.53. Contents : Preface (by Lord Alfred Douglas). I. The Raison d'Etre of This Book. II. The Romance of the "Wilde Rose." III. ExaltedDupes of Literary Imposters. IV. Oscar on the Pictures. V. The Man and the Book. VI. Sir Frank Benson to the Rescue. VII. Did Shaw Mean "V... View more info

Oscar Wilde : The Story of An Unhappy Friendship. 1st edition

By: WILDE, Oscar). SHERARD, Robert Harborough. SHERARD, Robert Harborough.

Price: $400.00

Publisher: Privately Printed, The Hermes Press, London , 1902,:

Seller ID: 78770


(WILDE, Oscar). SHERARD, Robert Harborough. Oscar Wilde : The Story of An Unhappy Friendship. With Portraits and Facsimile Letters. London : PrivatelyPrinted, The Hermes Press, Cecil Court, St. Martin's Lane, 1902. First Edi tion. Pp (12),9-278,(4),frontis.portrait + 7 other plates (5 portraits and 2 facsimile letters). 4to, half brown leather, gilt lettering to ribbed spine, light green cloth boards, green marbled endpapers, top edge gilt. Mason670. Mikhail p.52. Spine and edges worn, foxing to frontispiece and sone o ther leaves, heavy foxing to tissue guards, bookplate, else a very good cop... View more info

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After Berneval : Letters of Oscar Wilde to Robert Ross. 1st edition, No. 398

By: WILDE, Oscar.

Price: $125.00

Publisher: Beaumont Press, Westminster, 1922,:

Seller ID: 78853


WILDE, Oscar. After Berneval : Letters of Oscar Wilde to Robert Ross. (Westminster : Beaumont Press, 1922). First Edition, Numbered Pp (10),11-65,(1).Illustrated. 8vo, cloth spine, decorated paper covered boards. The Cover a nd Decorations designed and cut on wood by Randolph Schwabe. Mikhail p.25.Letters were written at Naples and Paris between the period September 1897 to May 1898. The fourteenth book issued by the Beaumont Press. No. 398 of 400 numbered, unsigned copies printed on handmade paper (a total printing of 475). Wear to spine ends, edges and corners, else very good. 125.00 View more info

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After Reading : Letters of Oscar Wilde to Robert Ross. First Edition, No.381

By: WILDE, Oscar.

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Beaumont Press, Westminster, 1921,:

Seller ID: 78845


WILDE, Oscar. After Reading : Letters of Oscar Wilde to Robert Ross. (Westminster : Beaumont Press, 1921). First Edition, Numbered. Pp (6),7-59,(1). Illustrated. 8vo, cloth spine, decorated paper covered boards. The Cover andDecorations designed and cut on wood by Ethelbert White. Mikhail p.25. Le tters were written at Berneval during the summer of 1897. The twelfth book issued by the Beaumont Press. No. 381 of 400 numbered, unsigned copies printed on handmade paper (of a total printing of 475). Ex-library (white spinenumbers, blacked out library label to front board, library bookplate), som ... View more info

Strange Ride of Rudyard Kipling : His Life and Works. First Edition in dustjacket,

By: WILSON, Angus KIPLING, Rudyard

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Secker & Warburg, London, 1977,:

Seller ID: 8629


WILSON, Angus. The Strange Ride of Rudyard Kipling : His Life and Works. London : Secker & Warburg, (1977). First Edition. Pp (6),[vii]-xiv,1-370 + 56b&w plates. 8vo, light brick orange cloth, gilt lettering to spine. Stape & Thomas, Angus Wilson : A Bibliography A19a. Sir Angus Frank Johnstone-Wilson, CBE (b. August 11, 1913, Bexhill-on-Sea, East Sussex - d. May 31, 1991, Bury St Edmunds, Suffolk). .Joseph Rudyard Kipling (b. December 30, 1865 – d. January 18, 1936) was an English journalist, short-story writer, poet,and novelist. "Rudyard Kipling is a literary colossus who bestrides an... View more info

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Almost Another Sister : Fanny Knight, Jane Austen's Favourite Niece. First Edition

By: WILSON, Margaret. KNIGHT, Fanny). AUSTEN, Jane).

Price: $30.00

Publisher: George Mann, Maidstone, 1998, ISBN:0704102676: 1998

Seller ID: 105226

ISBN: 0704102676


(AUSTEN, Jane). WILSON, Margaret. Almost Another Sister : Fanny Knight, Jane Austen's Favourite Niece. Maidstone, Kent : George Mann, (1998). First Printing. Pp. (8),ix-x,11-175,(1), colour portrait frontispiece. 8vo, art-illustrated grey and green card covers with black lettering to front cover, blank spine. "Those who know the novels of Jane Austen, and there are many, may also be aware of the fact that our knowledge of the writer herself is very limited. It is derived mainly froma few family sources, principally her letters ot her sister Cassandra. With these letters are f... View more info

Orlando : A Biography. later Hogarth printing.

By: WOOLF, Virginia

Price: $25.00

Publisher: Hogarth Press, London, 1960,:

Seller ID: 100937


WOOLF, Virginia. Orlando : A Biography. London: The Hogarth Press, 1960. Ninth Impression. Pp. (6),11-299,(2). 8vo, green cloth with gilt titles to spine. A volume in the Uniform Edition of the Works of Virginia Woolf. "In her diary Virginia Woolf says that she began 'Orlando' as a joke, but it became more serious as she wrote it. This is probably true of all comedies and fantasies which have produced great or good literature from Aristophanes toMolière, Sterne, and Samuel Butler -- there is something serious behind th e joke. At any rate 'Orlando', first published in 1928, received high ... View more info