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An Ideal Husband. A Woman of No Importance

by Wilde, Oscar

Condition: Good


New York: The Modern Library Hardcover, flexible brown leatherette with title and author in gilt letters on spine and Bernhart torchbearer image on front cover. Circa 1928 - 1929. 220 pages. Complete list of Modern Library titles appended at rear. Covers show light wear to tips and spine shaved at head and heel. Previous owner's book-plate inside front cover. A solid, clean copy. Good. . Reprint. Hardcover. Good. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall.



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