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Phrases and Philosophies For the Use Of the Young

By Wilde, Oscar




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Phrases and Philosophies for the Use of the Young

Oscar Wilde

London: Privately Printed, 1894. Limited Edition . Soft cover. Very Good/No Jacket. 12mo - over 6¾ - 7¾" tall. This is number 59 of 75 copies printed for private circulation. It is clean, tight, square and unmarked. There's a short crease lower front corner. It has 11, clear pages, minimally toned at the edges sewn in to gray cardboard wraps. The darker titles on the front are in a floral design border.

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Phrases and Philosophies For the Use of the Young

Wilde, Oscar

London, UK: Privately Printed, 1894. Paperback. Very Good. Size=5.5"x7.5". (full book description) Privately Printed, London, UK, 1894. Limited Edition VG, Paperback, Size=5.5"x7.5", 11pgs. Grey paper boards, blue decorated front cover border design. Tradesize paperback. Copy #68 of 75 numbered copies privately printed. 1/2" cover tear head of spine, 1/16" x 3/8" chip front cover top fore-edge corner, o.w. clean, bright & tight. No ink names, bookplates, etc. Text in Fine Like New condition. Probably a pirated edition, but scarce more the less. [Limited Editions; Aphorisms; Pirated Editions] SELLING WORLDWIDE SINCE 1987. WE ALWAYS PACK WITH GREAT CARE!

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PHRASES AND PHILOSOPHIES FOR THE USE OF THE YOUNG.

WILDE, Oscar

WILDE, Oscar. PHRASES AND PHILOSOPHIES FOR THE USE OF THE YOUNG. London:: Printed for Private Circulation [Published by Smithers and(or) Wright and Jones],, 1905. First edition thus, . Fragile wrappers have started to split at spine (archivally mended with Japanese tissue), else a near fine copy; small limitation. . pirated edition, limited to 75 numbered copies [Mason 602, noting that this pirated edition was probably published by Smithers "and(or) 'Wright and Jones' about 1905"]. Octavo, blue-grey printed wrappers, pp. ii, 11, sewn.

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PHRASES AND PHILOSOPHIES FOR THE USE OF THE YOUNG

Wilde, Oscar

[Np]: Privately Printed,, [nd]. Small octavo. Cream laid paper wrappers, printed in red and black, sewn with red thread. Title in red and black. Wrappers a bit dust-dimmed, a couple small nicks at overlap edges, internally about fine. One of a number of pirated unauthorized editions of Wilde's aphorisms, particularly those 35 from THE CHAMELEON that played a role in Wilde's trial. This particular production is not noted in Mason/Millard.

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Phrases and Philosophies for the Use of the Young

Wilde, Oscar

Privately Printed no date.circa 1905? .11pgs. Beige wraps, red and black lettering, bound with red string. Light soiling and wear to the covers. internally fine. The wraps and text stock watermarked "Berkshire Text" with an A surmounted by a bird, wings spread. Head-piece and Tale-piece by Aubrey Beardsley. a collection of 35 typical "Wildean" aphorisms that appeared for the first time in the first and last episode of the "Chameleon" published in Oxford in December 1894.The poems, the 'Phrases and Philosophies' and other work of Wilde themselves were also discussed during his trial.. Softcover. Very Good. 5x7".

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Phrases And Philosophies For The Use Of The Young

Wilde, Oscar

Privately Printed. Good with no dust jacket. Softcover. Covers are lightly creased and lightly smudged. Internally very good. ; 11 pages .

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PHRASES AND PHILOSOPHIES FOR THE USE OF THE YOUNG

Wilde, Oscar

N.p: Privately Printed , N.d. One of any number of privately and, probably, pirated editions. Softcover. Very good/No jacket issued. N.p: Privately Printed , N.d. One of any number of privately and, probably, pirated editions. 11 pp. Softcover. Small 8vo. Buff thread-sewn, laid paper wrappers, printed in red and black. Wrappers mildly soiled, with several small, closed tears and one small chip from edge; interior is bright and clean. Very good/No jacket issued.

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Phrases and Philosophies for the Use of the Young

Oscar Wilde

U. K.: Privately Printed, 1903. Soft cover. Fair/good/No Jacket. 16mo - over 5¾ - 6¾" tall. Aubrey Beardsley. Internally, this string bound little booklet is in good condition but the plain brown paper wraps are frayed , split and separated. It 12 pages are clear, minimally toned and lightly rubbed at the edges. It is illustrated with two black & white drawings.

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25th Anniversary Class Book of M.I.T. Alumni, Class 1895

Boston: Privately Printed by the Class of '95 M.I.T., 1920. Very good octavo with numerous photographs of alumni. Anniversary edition. 199pp.

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