Oscar Wilde Salome A Tragedy In One Act 1906
Oscar Wilde Salome A Tragedy In One Act Translated From the French of Oscar Wilde is for sale. This book is dated to the Title Page 1906 in Roman numerals (ie MCMVI) and was published by John Lane The Bodley Head. This book is slim and measures 5½ x 6¾ inches (approximately).
The front board of the binding has an attractive illustration similar to the Aubrey Beardsley illustration in the 1894 edition, and may have been especially drawn for this edition. There is slight darkening to the binding with dust marks. But, still a very attractive binding for this scarce edition.
There are 66 pages with a two-page advertisement to the end of the book entitled “The Works of Aubrey Beardsley”. The pages are top edge gilt. The pages are in overall very clean and in Very Good condition with an inscription in a neat hand to the Half Title Page.
This is a scare and collectable edition of Oscar Wilde’s Salome A Tragedy In One Act.