Provenance: EDWARD FREDERICK BENSON (bookplate). Mason 351; Lasner 59." /> WILDE, Oscar (1854-1900) & Aubrey BEARDSLEY (1872-98, illustrator). <I>Salome. A Tragedy in One Act: Translated from the French.</I> London: Elkin Mathews & John Lane, 1894. 4°. Half title, frontispiece, 2 decorated borders, 9 plates and a vignette by Aubrey Beardsley (title detached, some very light mainly marginal browning and staining). Original green silk cloth decorated in gilt (lacking backstrip, spine a little worn at head and foot, some rubbing mainly at corners). ONE OF 125 COPIES [100 FOR SALE IN ENGLAND] ON JAPAN VELLUM. PRESENTATION COPY FROM THE WORK'S TRANSLATOR AND DEDICATEE, LORD ALFRED DOUGLAS, inscribed on the half-title, '"Dodo" from Bosie, 1894, June." <I>Provenance</I>: EDWARD FREDERICK BENSON (bookplate). Mason 351; Lasner 59. | Christie's