Author: Wilde, Oscar Year: 1930 Edition: first Publisher: London, Faber & Faber Ltd. Category: Arts &tc. Price: € 175.-
Sixteen Letters from Oscar Wilde. Edited with Notes by John Rothenstein.
London, Faber & Faber Ltd., 1930. Limited edition of 550 numbered copies, this being #209, printed on Van Gelder paper, at the Curwen Press, 8vo, original pink cloth with decorative gilt stamping, top edges gilt, with 2 portraits of Wilde by Max Beerbohm, a portrait of William Rothenstein and a facsimile of a holograph letter. Most copies available on the market are "out of series" copies, whereas this copy really is one out of 550. A very nice copy, however, without the slip-case.