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THE WORKS OF OSCAR WILDE [ Complete Fifteen Volume Set ]
Boston: C. T. Brainard. 1909. Edition de Luxe; Limited Edition. Hardcover. Book condition is Very Good in boards. Some bumping to spine crown and base. Toning. Chip at spine to "Poems," "Lady Windermere's Fan," and "Essays..." Text is clean and unmarked, illustrated. Frontispiece and color title page to each volume. Limited to 1,000 sets, printed for subscribers only. [I] Poems. --[II] Dorian Gray. --[III] House of pomegranates: The young king; The birthday of the infanta; The fisherman and his sould; The star-child. The Happy prince. The nightingale and the rose. The selfish giant. The devoted friend. The remarkable rocket. --[IV] Lord Arthur Savile's crime. The sphinx without a secret. The Canterville ghost. The model millionaire. The portrait of Mr. W. H. A Florentine tragedy. --[V] Lady Windermere's fan. The importance of being earnest. --[VI] A woman of no importance. An ideal husband. --[VII] Salome. The duchess of Padua. Vera; or, The nihilists. --[VIII] De profundis, from the original unexpurgated German ed. , tr. By Henry Zick. Supplementary letters. The sould of man under socialism. Of him who died at no 13. By L. C. Van Noppen. --[IX] oems in prose: The artist; The Door of God; The disciple; The Master; The house of judgment; The teacher of wisdom; The priest and the acolyte; Rose-leaf and apple-leaf; Some cruelties of prison life; Lecture on the English renaissance; Wilde V. Whistler; The rise of historical critcism; The truth of masks. [X] Intentions: The decay of lying; Pen, pencil, and poison; The critic as artist. --[XI] Epigrams: Oscariana; Sebastian Melmoth; Phrases and philosophies. Oscar Wilde's literary art. Correspondence. Impressions of America. Oscar Wilde in America. --[XII] Essays, criticisms and reviews: A fascinating book; A note on some modern poets; Some literary notes; Literary and other notes. --[XIII] What never dies; a romance by Barbey d'Aurevilly, tr. Into English by Sebastian Melmoth (Oscar Wilde) --[XIV] Essays and stories by Lady Wilde (Speranza) : American women; Irish leaders and maryrs; The poet as teacher; The vision of the Vatican; Suitability of dress; The destiny of humanity; Venus victrix; Spritual affinity; The world's new phases; The bondage of woman; A night with the fairies; A legend of Shark; The doctor's visit; Fairy help; Western isles; St. Patrick and the witch; Historic women-a poem. --[XV] His life, with a critical estimate of his writings. Incredibly scarce complete set. ; 8vo 8" - 9" tall .
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