The Ballad of Reading Gaol Oscar Wilde 1898 Lather Wilson Illustrated old bookBrian DiMambro- Antiquarian Books, Maps & Prints
(Old Books, Literature and Poetry, Oscar Wilde, Ballad of Reading Gaol, Illustrated Editions).
The Ballad of Reading Gaol, by Oscar Wilde. Illustrations by Latimer J. Wilson.
Published 1898, New York by F.M. Buckles and Company.
55 pages. Text in English.
Period cloth binding, illustrated cover, gilt title lettering, deckled edges.
Book remains well preserved and attractive on the shelf. It displays a pleasing and unique age patina and is in nice antiquarian condition, the age flaws easy to overlook or forgive.
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Book Measures c. 9 3/4" H x 6 1/2" W.