A Bibliography of the Poems of Oscar Wilde; Giving Particulars as to the Original Publication of Each Poem, with Variations of Readings and a Complete List of All Editions, Reprints, Translations, &C

A Bibliography of the Poems of Oscar Wilde; Giving Particulars as to the Original Publication of Each Poem, with Variations of Readings and a Complete List of All Editions, Reprints, Translations, &C

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can usually download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1907 edition. Excerpt: ... fingen Schritte auf von Tanz, Wir schritten hin im Mondesglanz Und blieben stehn am Hurenhaus. PRIVATELY PRINTED EDITIONS. I. i. THE HARLoT's HoUsE / A PoE1v1 / BY / OscAR WILDE / WITH rIvE ILLUSTRATIONS / BY /ALTHEA GYLEs / LoNDoN / IMPRINTED rOR SUBscRIBERs / AT THE MATHURIN PREss / McMIIII./ Title-page in red and black. Printed on hand-made paper with the illustrations rendered in photogravure on plate paper, enclosed in a portfolio 15 x 1 1. Price 2 guineas net. ii. The same. Fifty copies with the illustrations in duplicate, the further set being proofs on India paper, with black marginal borders, and the text printed on Japanese vellum. Price 6 guineas net. iii. The same. Twelve copies on pure vellum (text and illustrations) with three sets of the illustrations, viz. proofs on pure vellum, on India paper mounted, with black marginal borders, and on plate paper. Price 12 guineas net. II. THE HARLoT's HoUsE / By OscAR W1L1E/ Privately Printed / 1905. / Grey wrappers inscribed as above. Printed on handmade paper, 7 x 5%. Pp. 8, including title and 3 pp. of text. (Price 1/-.) Page 251. LE JARDIN DEs TU1LER1Es. From IN A Goon CAUSE, a collection of stories, poems and illustrations, with preface by the editor, Margaret S. Tyssen Amherst, dated June, 1885. This book was published for the benefit of the North Eastern Hospital for Children in Hackney Road, London, N., by Wells Gardner, Darton & Co., Paternoster Buildings, E.C. Oscar Wilde's poem, signed in facsimile, is printed in italics on page 83, with a tail-piece representing children playing on a tree. The first reprint was in Mosher's 1905 edition of the PoE1v1s. Page 252. ON THE SALE BY AucTIoN or KEATS' LovE LETTERs. First published in The...show more

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  • Paperback | 24 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 1mm | 64g
  • Rarebooksclub.com
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 1236862945
  • 9781236862945