• Fine Printed Books, Manuscript auction at Christies

    Sale 5829

    Fine Printed Books, Manuscripts, Traditional Sports

    23 November 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 110

    WILDE, Oscar. [Works], London: Methuen, 1908. 15 volumes, 8° (201 x 144 mm). (Minor spotting and staining). Original decorated cloth gilt, uncut (rubbed and browned). Provenance: R. Diver and Son (book label).

    Price Realised  

    WILDE, Oscar. [Works], London: Methuen, 1908. 15 volumes, 8° (201 x 144 mm). (Minor spotting and staining). Original decorated cloth gilt, uncut (rubbed and browned). Provenance: R. Diver and Son (book label).

    FIRST COLLECTED EDITION, LIMITED TO 1,000 COPIES on hand-made paper. The set contains the volume The Picture of Dorian Gray, which was printed in Paris by Charles Carrington. Masone, p. 459. (15)


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