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Wilde, Oscar

Published by University of Virginia Press (2011)

ISBN 10: 0813931916 ISBN 13: 9780813931913

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About this Item: University of Virginia Press, 2011. Hardcover. Condition: like new. Charlottesville: University of Virginia Press, 2011. SIGNED. First edition. Like-new book with like-new DJ. Dated and inscribed by Joseph Donohue on the front endpaper. Book. Seller Inventory # L-WI2011H-A

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Rühm, Gerhard]. - Wilde, Oscar.

Published by (Frankfurt a. M.), Verlag der Autoren, (1983). (1983)

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About this Item: (Frankfurt a. M.), Verlag der Autoren, (1983)., 1983. Kl.-8°. 86 S., 5 Bll., OKart. Condition: 0. Erstausgabe. - Vom Autor am Titelblatt eigenh. signiert. - ge Gewicht in Gramm: 350. Seller Inventory # 38353

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Wilde, Oscar

Published by Frankfurt am Main, Verlag der Autoren 1983 (1983)

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About this Item: Frankfurt am Main, Verlag der Autoren 1983, 1983. Kartoniert, 86 Seiten, sehr gutes und innen sauberes Ex., vom Autor signiert. Seller Inventory # 787

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Wilde, Oscar:

Published by Hamburg, Presto, O.J. [um 1980].

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About this Item: Hamburg, Presto, O.J. [um 1980]. Condition: -. OLn. mit Klarsicht-OU. 94 S. Quer-4°. Mit 17 Illustrationen von August Ohm. Gut erhalten. Der Klarsicht-OU. etw. lädiert. Auflage 100 numerierte Exemplare, hier die Nr. 75, im Impressum vom Künstler voll signiert. Vorwort von Alexander Perrig. Seller Inventory # -20362-

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WILDE, Oscar

Published by Dutton, New York (1927)

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About this Item: Dutton, New York, 1927. hardcover. Condition: good. John Vassos (illustrator). First. Illustrations by John Vassos. 4to, black boards; (spine sunned & repaired; corners a bit rubbed; bookplate). New York: Dutton, (1927). Overall a good copy. Presentation copy, signed by Vassos on half title. Seller Inventory # 282829

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WILDE, Oscar.

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About this Item: 1938. DERAIN, Andre. (illustrator). WILDE, Oscar. Salome: Drame en un Acte. Illustrations par Andre Derain. Original printed paper wrappers, housed in custom cloth slipcase. Paris: The Limited Editions Club, 1938. 4to. First edition thus. One of 1500 numbered copies signed by the artist. With 8 full-page illustrations by Derain. Lacks the companion volume in English. Small bookplate, typed label about the artist affixed to inner flap of wrapper, else very good or better. Seller Inventory # 72390

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Salome.: Wilde, Oscar:

Wilde, Oscar:

Published by Typo-Edition, Reutlingen (1976)

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About this Item: Typo-Edition, Reutlingen, 1976. OPp. Reutlingen, Typo-Edition, 1976. Folio. M. 1 beilieg. sign. Orig.-Radierung u. 19 Abb. v. Helmut Rieger. 48 S. OPp. Nr. 59 v. 180 Exempl. d. V.A. (GA 300), im Druckverm.v. H.Rieger signiert. H. Rieger (1931 in Oberschlesien, lebt u. arbeitet in München), war Meisterschüler bei Erich Glette, Mitbegründer d. Gruppe "Wir"; Zusammenarbeit mit d. Gruppe "Spur" u. Gründer d. Gruppe "Geflecht", zahlr. Ausstellungen im In- u. Ausland, Mitglied .d. Bayer. Akad. d. Schönen Künste. Nr. 59 v. 180 Exempl. d. V.A. (GA 300), im Druckverm.v. H.Rieger signiert. Seller Inventory # 18444AB

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Salome: Wilde, Oscar; Beardsley,

Wilde, Oscar; Beardsley, Aubrey (ills); Derain, Andre (ills)

Published by Limited Editions Club, London (1938)

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About this Item: Limited Editions Club, London, 1938. Condition: Very good +. Limited edition. Two 4to volumes, number 822 of 1500 printed, signed. The French volume in black card wrappers with pink title text illustrated by Andre Derain with gouache drawings on black paper reproduced through the pochoir process and signed by illustrator. The English translation by Lord Alfred Douglas in gilt-decorated red cloth, with illustrations from the first edition by Aubrey Beardsley. Some wrinkles to covers of the French volume. Slt sunning to the spine of the hardcover. Both near fine in remnants of original glassine in a dusty, slt. bumped slipcase. Seller Inventory # 23739

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Wilde, Oscar; Beardsley, Aubrey; Derain, Andre

Published by Limited Editions Club, Avon, CT (1938)

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About this Item: Limited Editions Club, Avon, CT, 1938. Limited Edition. Two Quartos in slipcase; Black and Red spines; Two versions of Salome, one in red cloth boards in English and Illustrated by Aubrey Beardsly and one in Black paper wraps in French illustrated by Andre Derain; Slipcase is torn in spots and generally edge-worn; Red volume is in excellent shape with only some toning to the pages; The volume in black paper is warping due to age with the same age-toning, good to good plus only; Derain has signed the French volume and both are numbered 75/1500. Shelved in case 0. Dupont. Seller Inventory # 9-33-1253833

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Oscar Wilde) BARGAS NIGOUL, Anibal.

Published by Privately Issued,, Buenos Aires: (1946)

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About this Item: Privately Issued,, Buenos Aires:, 1946. Paperback. Condition: Very Good. Volume II only. Text is in Spanish. Limited edition: this copy is number 17 of 28 copies. SIGNED by Anibal Bargas Nigoul. Fine unbound folio sized sheets in near fine (age toning) illustrated wraps with glassine cover. Housed in a very good (three inch tear at the top of the front joint, moderate shelf wear) blue cloth slipcase. ; 97 pages. Seller Inventory # 71001

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Wilde, Oscar and Derain, André.

Published by Paris: Limited Editions Club. (1938)

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About this Item: Paris: Limited Editions Club., 1938. Condition: Good. 4to. 66 pp.; illustrations par André Derain. No. 1180 of 1500 numbered copies, signed by Derain. Very good in original wraps; a small chip in the upper left corner of the cover, and a larger triangular piece missing in the lower right corner of the cover. The right edge of the front cover is worn through, thus the flap inside the front cover is loose. The text and pochoirs are clean and without foxing. Any wear to the book is to the black cover only which, besides the abovementioned defects includes numerous light scuff marks, tiny tears along the edges from rubbing, a very tiny bit of paper loss at the base of the spine and one of the rear corners. Originally from a two-volume set, this single volume does not include the Beardsley volume nor the slipcase. Seller Inventory # 03-0504

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Salome (2 Vols) Andre Derain & Aubrey: Oscar Wilde

Oscar Wilde

Published by The Limited Editions Club (1938)

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About this Item: The Limited Editions Club, 1938. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Two volume set of books in slipcase ( hardback & soft cover) published in a limited edition of 1500 copies - these are No.103 - soft cover book printed in original French as Wilde wrote it and illustrated by Andre Derain - signed by artist on colophon page - hardback book in English and illustrated by Aubrey Beardsley. Covers of soft cover book creased - moderate foxing on endpapers and a few other pages. Slipcase shows wear with rubbing/scuffing/faded/nicked at edge. International shipping may require additional charge. Bookseller since 1995 (LL-Base2-C-1-Middle-L) rareviewbooks. Signed by Illustrator(s). Seller Inventory # RVB09141808

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Limited Editions Club) Wilde (Oscar)

Published by Two vols, crown 4to, 28cm, 72 & 107p, Imprime a Paris pour les Membres de The Limited Editions Club and The fanfare Press, London, 1938. (1938)

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About this Item: Two vols, crown 4to, 28cm, 72 & 107p, Imprime a Paris pour les Membres de The Limited Editions Club and The fanfare Press, London, 1938., 1938. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. Number 574 of 1500 copies the French edition printed in Peignot type in brown and black by Dehon et Cie on Arches paper and signed by the artist. 10 inserted full-page gouache drawings on black paper. The English edition with 12 full-page illustrations (and title-pages) after Aubrey Beardsley. Black paper wrappers printed in colours and orange cloth titled and stamped in gilt. A little wear to extremities of slipcase, but generally very nice and fresh. George Macy remarked of this book: "The illustrations which Andre Derain made for the French volume of Salome are the gayest and most delightful illustrations ever made for a book. This is not my dictum, I am quoting Frank Crowninshield; but I agree.". Signed by Illustrator(s). Seller Inventory # 8398

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WILDE, Oscar:

Published by Leipzig, Insel, (1903)

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About this Item: Leipzig, Insel, 1903. Illustr. Orig.-Broschur, 8°. 40 Bl., 10 Tafeln Einband berieben und gebräunt, einige kleine Flecken, oberer Rand mit zwei winzigen Einrissen, teilw. leichte Abklatsche der Illustrationen, durchgängig etwas braunfleckig, Sarkowski 1913 VA. ? Schauer II, 47. - Mit 10 blattgroßen Illustrationen, ungewöhnliche Schmetterlings-Vorsätze in Blaugrün und Gold, dekorative Doppeltitel und die ganzseitigen Illustrationen in Schwarz von Marcus Behmer. Wildes »Salome« war seine erste umfangreiche buchillustratorische Arbeit überhaupt und seine erste für den Insel-Verlag. Auf Vortitel von Marcus Behmer handschriftlich signiert und datiert (Berlin 1903)., Sprache: Deutsch Gewicht in Gramm: 1000. Seller Inventory # 29815

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Alastair (d.i. Hans H. von Voigt) - Oscar Wilde:

Published by Paris, Les Éditions G. Crès & Cie. (1922)

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About this Item: Paris, Les Éditions G. Crès & Cie., 1922. VII + 89 + 6 S. Priv. HLd. der Zeit, mit eingebundener OBrosch., auf fünf falschen Bünden. EA dieser Ausgabe, in franz. Sprache. Mit allen neun Tafeln. Der Meistereinband signiert von S. David. - Ebd. etw. berieben, Exlibris a. V. Schönes Expl. Sprache: französisch. Seller Inventory # 12024AB

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Oscar Wilde

Published by Cres, Paris (1923)

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About this Item: Cres, Paris, 1923. 3/4 Gilt Morocco. Condition: Very Good. Alastair (illustrator). 1st Edition Thus. French text. Reprint of the original Alastair illustrated version which was published as a limited edition in 1922. Small 4to. (7.6 x 5.8 inches). Beautifully illustrated with 9 colour plates by Alastair. This is the scarce 1st trade edition after the 1922 rare limited edition with the Alastair colored plates in the nouveau manner quite bizarre, the only known copy that has the period Parisian binding by Cres and copy that has preserved both covers in the binding, All plates fresh and startling. 3/4 red gilt morocco with Parisian endsheets and marbled boards, top edge gilt, also contains the original back strip with the original price fo 10 Frances or about 2.50 in dollars. Also, This edition contains a bibliography of the various editions of Salome since its first appearance in Paris on 1893. in French, so many pretty editions then and hence, this being one of the prettiest. Size: 4to. By the Binder. Private Press. Seller Inventory # 1001729

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Wilde, Oscar; Andre Derain and Aubrey Beardsley (illustrators).

Published by London: Limited Editions Club, (1938)

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About this Item: London: Limited Editions Club, 1938. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. No Jacket. Each volume 7 7/8 in. x 11 in. Number 292 of 1500 copies. (1) The volume in English, translated by Lord Alfred Douglas, has 16 illustrations by Aubrey Beardsley. It is bound in red cloth with gilt title to spine, and has a gilt illustration of feathers to front panel. Most of the 108 pages are unopened. The volume in French has stiff black paper wrappers with titling in pink on the spine and in white and pink on the front panel. It has ten illustrations by Andre Derain who has signed the colophon. 72 pages. Both volumes are hand numbered They are housed in a red leatherette slipcase with faded gilt titling to spine. The case shows some wear. Weight is 3 lbs. Postage may be extra on this item. Signed by Illustrator(s). Seller Inventory # ABE-2003458323

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Oscar Wilde

Published by E. P. Dutton & Co., New York (1929)

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About this Item: E. P. Dutton & Co., New York, 1929. 3/4 Crushed Morocco Gilt. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: no Dj. John Vassos (illustrator). 1st Edition Thus. All three Oscar's in One, each illustrated by John Vassos, the industrial genius and artist, all bound in one 4to volume by the Whitman Bennett Bindery of Brooklyn and signed by them in a crushed levant red rare art deco boards and endsheets, presentation copy by Vassos to his mentor John Pillar of Dutton, thus an association copy as well. spine relaid and new joints else very good copy. all the Vassos plates are fine. repair by Alan Grace of Surrey UK, and St. Simons Island GA. Size: 4to. By the Author and the Binder. Private Press. Seller Inventory # 1001785

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Wilde, Oscar

Published by Limited Editions Club (1938)

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About this Item: Limited Editions Club, 1938. Hardcover. Condition: Near Fine. Near Fine 2 volume set in slipcase. Volume one is LIMITED EDITION of 1500 copies of which this is numbered 114 and SIGNED by the artist Derain. This text is in FRENCH and this volume is black wrappers and is in clear plastic wrapper. The second volume is in Red hardcover with gilt decoration, and some sun fading to spine. Both are in a Fair/Good slipcase. Volumes in Near Fine condition. Signed by Illustrator(s). Seller Inventory # 1953A

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Salomé A Tragedy in One Act [with]: LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB];

LIMITED EDITIONS CLUB]; WILDE, Oscar; BEARDSLEY, Aubrey (illustrator); DERAIN, André (illustrator)

Published by London / Paris: Limited Editions Club, 1938 (1938)

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About this Item: London / Paris: Limited Editions Club, 1938, 1938. In English and FrenchWith the Beardsley and the Derain IllustrationsWILDE, Oscar. BEARDSLEY, Aubrey. DERAIN, André. Salomé A Tragedy in One Act Translated from the French of Oscar Wilde by Lord Alfred Douglas and illustrated by Aubrey Beardsley. With a new introduction by Holbrook Jackson. [with] Salomé Drame en un Acte. London / Paris: Limited Editions Club, 1938. Wilde: Limited to 1500 numbered copies, this being copy no. 834. Derain: Limited to 1500 numbered copies signed by Derain, this being copy no. 834. Two quarto volumes (10 7/8 x 7 3/4 in.). Beardsley: [10], 11-105, [3] pp; Sixteen black and white illustrations of which twelve are full-page. Derain: [8], 9-71, [1], [1, limitation], 1, blank] pp. Ten inserted color plates on black paper.Publisher's full terra cotta cloth with gilt decoration (Beardsley), and black printed wrappers (Derain). The Derain volume in original mylar as issued. A fine set. Housed in the publisher's red cardboard slipcase (a little worn at extremities).When Salomé was first published in February 1893, the Pall Mall Budget magazine asked Beardsley for a drawing in response. They rejected the macabre, fantastic image he based around the play's last scene, in which Salomé embraces the severed head of John the Baptist. J'ai Baisé Ta Bouche, Iokanaan. Here, it is redrawn as 'the Climax', without the text.In April, however an art publication, The Studio, ran it as part of its first edition. Wilde saw the drawing pre-publication and liked it; in March, he inscribed a copy of the earlier printing of the book"March '93. For Aubrey. For the only artist who, besides myself, knows what the Dance of the Seven Veils is, and can see that invisible dance."Aubrey Vincent Beardsley (21 August 1872 - 16 March 1898) was an English illustrator and author. At the age of nineteen he achieved notable and lasting acclaim for his illustrations in the Dent edition of Malory's Le Morte Darthur in 1892. He was a leading figure in the Aesthetic movement which also included Oscar Wilde and James A. McNeill Whistler. In 1894, Beardsley became the art editor of The Yellow Book under the general editorship of Oscar Wilde but with his advancing tuberculosis and Wilde's arrest - that put an end to that satirical periodical. His drawings in black ink, influenced by the style of Japanese woodcuts, emphasized the grotesque, the decadent, and the erotic. Although in increasingly poor health, Beardsley continued to produce illustrations, including those in The Savoy, The Rape of the Lock, and The Lysistrata. Aubrey Beardsley died from tuberculosis at the very young age of 25 on the 16th March, 1898.André Derain (1880-1954) was a French artist, painter, sculptor and co-founder of Fauvism with Henri Matisse. Seller Inventory # 04297

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Salomé. Avec des compositions de Manuel Orazi: WILDE, Oscar

WILDE, Oscar

Published by Société des amis du Livre Moderne, 1930, (1930)

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About this Item: Société des amis du Livre Moderne, 1930, 1930. in-4to, 2 ff. + 3 ff. (titre avec vign., frontispice couleur, dédicace, personnages de la pièce) + 95 p. (+ 1) + 6 ff. ( table de gravures, colophon et 3 ff. bl.) avec 26 illustrations en couleurs, la plupart en pleine page, feuillets non reliés dans une brochure avec titre en rouge ?Salomé?, chemise demi-daim, dos avec pièce de titre et de l?éditeur rouge, plats en papier fantaisie rouge/or, emboitage bordé. Beautiful Art-Deco illustrations by Orazi.Première édition illustrée par Orazi. Tirage total de 149 exemplaires numerotés, ici un des ex. non num. Célèbre drame d?Oscar Wilde, illustre de 26 bois (frontispice, 25 in-texto dont 1 bandeau et un cul-de-lampe) de Manuel Orazi. (Rome 1860 - Paris 1934), en couleurs, rehaussés à l?or et à l?argent, gravés par Pierre Bouchet, magnifiques illustrations Art-Déco à la beauté vénéneuse en parfaite adéquation avec le texte d?Oscar Wilde, probablement le plus beau livre illustré par ORAZI. Très rare en état pur, non relié.Beautiful Art-Deco illustrations by Orazi, engraved on wood by Pierre Bochet, colour-printed and hightened with gold and silver. 149 copies were printed, 125 for the members of the ?Société? all numb. , 15 reserved copies (one of these offered here) & 9 copies numb. I to IX for collaborators. Text printed with a hand-press by A Lahure. Loose in orig. wrappers, stiffcovers and slipcase. Fine copy.Please notify before visiting to see a book. Prices are excl. VAT/TVA (only Switzerland) & postage. Carteret XXe s., IV, p. 409. Fanelli & Godoli II, p. 100; Monod 11529. Seller Inventory # 83754

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Salomé. Drame en un acte.: WILDE, Oscar.

WILDE, Oscar.

Published by Paris & London: Librairie de l'Art Independant; Elkin Mathews & John Lane, 1893 (1893)

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About this Item: Paris & London: Librairie de l'Art Independant; Elkin Mathews & John Lane, 1893, 1893. Octavo (200 × 143 mm). Contemporary purple hard-grain half morocco, spine lettered in gilt, gilt rules, marbled paper sides and endpapers, top edge gilt, original purple wrappers lettered in silver bound in. A little rubbing to extremities, central vertical crease where originally folded by Archer, wrappers with inevitable marginal fading, an excellent copy. First edition, trade issue, one of 600 copies thus (there were 50 on handmade paper), presentation copy to the influential drama critic William Archer (1856–1924): inscribed by Wilde on the half-title "William Archer, with the author's compliments, Feby 93." A superb association. The play was published on 22 February 1893, to be blasted the next day by The Times as "morbid, bizarre, repulsive," though admittedly "vigorously written in some parts". Archer, who championed Ibsen and the New Drama, had been the only major critic, except for Shaw, to attack the prior decision of the Examiner of Plays not to license Salomé. Calling the Examiner "the Great Irresponsible", Archer defended the play as "a serious work of art" in a letter to the Pall Mall Gazette (1 July 1892, reprinted in Letters of Oscar Wilde, ed. Hart-Davis, p. 317; see Wilde's letter of appreciation to Archer in Letters, p. 319). Wilde wrote to Archer on publication date to "hope you have received Salome in her Tyrian purple and fading silver ", but had to write to his publishers the following month to give them a nudge that Archer, among other intended recipients, had not actually received his promised copy yet. When Archer finally received his copy and put his review of the play into print, in Black and White (11 May 1893), it was a rave: "I have read Salomé twice in two hours; in other words, I have added two hours to the tale of that life within our life, which alone, in the long run, is really worth living – the life of the imagination. Hypnotised by the poet – for what is the magic of poetry but a form of hypnotism? – I have lived through 'the loveliest thing in the world – a drama in the air.' There is at least as much musical as pictorial quality in Salomé. It is by methods borrowed from music that Mr. Wilde, without sacrificing its suppleness, imparts to his prose the firm texture, so to speak, of verse Salomé has all the qualities of a great historical picture – pedantry and conventionality excepted. Its suppression by the Censor was perfectly ridiculous, and absolutely inevitable The atmosphere of the play is certainly none of the healthiest; but if an artist sets forth to paint a fever jungle, we can scarcely complain if his picture be not altogether breezy and exhilarating. As well look for a bracing sirocco or a tonic miasma. Salomé is an oriental Hedda Gabler; and who could portray such a character in the hues of radiant health?". Seller Inventory # 74770

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