A portrait of Oscar Wilde: from the Moreira Salles Collection of literary manuscripts. Oscar WILDE.

A portrait of Oscar Wilde: from the Moreira Salles Collection of literary manuscripts

Verona: Privately printed for Lucia Moreira Salles (2008). 4to.

Item #8462

A selection of important Wilde material from the Lucia Moreira Salles collection at the Pierpont Morgan Library.
One of 525 copies (#238) printed in Verona by the Stamperia Valdonega. The facsimiles have been reproduced on various papers to match the original documents Boxed and bound in Tyrian purple, after Wilde's choice of binding for the first edition of his play Salomé. Wilde's signature embossed on rear cover. Signed by Salles and Mervyn Holland, who contributed the Introduction and notes. Very good, small stain to box.

Price: $600.00

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