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Ripe Was the Drowsy Hour, the Age of Oscar Wilde

Chamberlin, J. E.

ISBN 10: 0816493081 / ISBN 13: 9780816493081
Published by seabury Press, 1977
Used Condition: Near Fine Hardcover
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Very pretty copy has former owner's sticker discreetly on back FEP. soft spot on two edges. Jacket bright but for faded spine, and unworn under fresh mylar. Size: 8vo - over 7" - 9" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 011389

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Title: Ripe Was the Drowsy Hour, the Age of Oscar ...

Publisher: seabury Press

Publication Date: 1977

Binding: Red Boards

Book Condition:Near Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine

Edition: Assume 1st.

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A study of the world of Oscar Wilde and his circle of literary and theatrical friends such as Aubrey Beardsley, Max Beerbohm, George Bernard Shaw and Walter Pater. Some foxing along fore-edge of pages. Spot at top of back cover of jacket. xvi, 222 pages. cloth, dust jacket.. 8vo..

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