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Salome, A Tragedy In One Act

by Wilde, Oscar

Condition: Good/No Jacket


New York: E.P. Dutton & Company, 1930. Black paper covered boards with gilt titling a little rubbed, spine and edges somewhat faded and soiled. Black and gilt endpapers, front ffep has closed vertical slit near hinge, but is attached. A tragedy in one act.. First Thus. Paper Covered Boards. Good/No Jacket. Illus. by John Vassos. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Trade.


  • Bookseller: The Title Page ABAA US (US)
  • Bookseller Inventory #: WN23A90
  • Title: Salome, A Tragedy In One Act
  • Author: Wilde, Oscar
  • Illustrator:John Vassos
  • Format/binding:Hardcover
  • Book condition: Used - Good
  • Jacket condition: No Jacket
  • Edition: First Thus
  • Binding: Hardcover
  • Publisher: E.P. Dutton & Company
  • Place: New York
  • Date published: 1930
  • Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

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