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THE TEACHER OF WISDOM

By: [Penfold, Roosje]; Wilde, Oscar

Price: $38.00

Publisher: Oregon House, Petrarch Press: 1994

Edition: First Thus

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: 6


C8vo. (“7.75 x 5.25“). Copy 114 of a limited edition of 200 on Arches Text paper signed by the illustrator. Rose colored deckle paper wraps titled in maroon. Text, full page illustration and tailpiece printed in maroon ink with red and blue highlights to illustrations. Fine with a faint shadow on front lower corner of wrapper. The Teacher of Wisdom is one of six prose poems originally published together by Wilde in 1894 and is a parable about sharing the knowledge o... View more info

OF AUCASSIN AND NICOLETTE A TRANSLATION IN PROSE AND VERSE FROM THE OLD FRENCH TOGETHER WITH AMABEL AND AMORIS

By: [Woodroffe, Paul; Housman, Clemence]; Housman, Lawrence

Price: $50.00

Publisher: New York, The Dial Press: 1925

Edition: First Thus

Seller ID: 93


12mo.(7¾" x 5"). pp. [i - viii]; [1] - 106; (6 blank). Cream paper covered boards with titles stamped in gold on the spine. Arts & Crafts headpiece, tailpiece, initial letters, Frontis. and 3 additional full page illustrations by Paul Woodroffe engraved on wood by Clemence Housman. Endpapers designed and signed by Paul Woodroffe. Spotting to paper between pages 15 and 32. Lightly sunned spine with two small spots on front board and contemporary ownership inscr... View more info