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    Oscar Wilde. De Profundis. London: Methuen and Co., [1905]. First edition, first printing, with forty-page publisher's catalog dated "February 1905" inserted at rear. Octavo (7.25 x 5 inches; 185 x 126 mm.). 151, [1, blank] pages. Publisher's dark purplish-red morocco, spine tooled in gilt with five raised bands, boards with gilt ruled borders and decorative corner ornaments with green morocco inlays; top edge of text block trimmed and gilt; silk endpapers. Minor wear at extremities of binding. Text block softly dulled with age, particularly at edges. Very good. Backstrip and front panel of original cloth mounted and inserted at rear.

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    December, 2019
    5th Thursday
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