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THE WIT OF OSCAR WILDE
Written by Oscar Wilde; Merlin Holland. Illustrated by Ian Archie Beck.
Stock no. 1821522
Published by Folio Society. 2013. Nearly fine condition.

Selected and introduced by Merlin Holland. Blue decorated cloth. B/w illustrations. Eighteenth printing. A fine copy contained in publisher's slipcase which is lightly scuffed.

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THE YOUNG KING AND OTHER STORIES
Written by Oscar Wilde. Illustrated by John Gaastra.
Stock no. 1320574
Published by Folio Society. 1953. Almost very good condition.

A complete edition of Wilde's fairy tales written without condescension, and having all the grace and innocence of childhood. Maroon spine with gilt titles, b/w patterned boards. 9 stories. Illustrated with wood engravings. 156 pages. Spine and corners bumped and rubbed. Fading/browning to 1.5" of spine and covers. Endpapers browned.

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THE WIT OF OSCAR WILDE
Written by Oscar Wilde. Illustrated by Ian Archie Beck.
Stock no. 2134271
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1997. Fine condition.

Selected and introduced by Merlin Holland. Gold pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Slip case is very good - a few marks and scuffs.

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THE FOLIO ANTHOLOGY OF HUMOUR
Written by P.G. Wodehouse; Anthony Trollope; Oscar Wilde; et al.
Stock no. 1320233
Published by Folio Society. 1992. Slightly better than very good condition.

Green and yellow boards. Preface by P.G. Wodehouse. 400 pages. Spine of book is very slightly darkened. Contained in publisher's green slipcase which is slightly grubby and edge rubbed and darkened to top edges.

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THE FOLIO ANTHOLOGY OF HUMOUR
Written by P.G. Wodehouse; Anthony Trollope; Oscar Wilde; et al.
Stock no. 1820830
Published by Folio Society. 2007. Nearly fine condition.

Green and yellow boards. Preface by P.G. Wodehouse. 400 pages. Second printing. Minor foxing to spine. Contained in publisher's slipcase with a light mark running vertically on spine end.

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WONDERMENT: THE LISBETH ZWERGER COLLECTION
Written by Theodor Storm; E.T.A. Hoffmann; Oscar Wilde; O. Henry; E. Nesbit; Rudyard Kipling. Illustrated by Lisbeth Zwerger.
Stock no. 1318963
Published by North South Books. 1st 2014. Very good condition in a very good dustwrapper.

Six of the world's beloved children's stories: Little Hobbin, The Nutcracker, The Canterville Ghost, The Gift of the Magi, The Deliverers of Their Country, How the Camel Got His Hump. Foreword by Peter Sis. Pictorial boards. Colour illustrations throughout. 170 numbered pages. ISBN: 9780735841871. SIGNED by artist to title-page. Spine and corners bumped and slightly worn. Contents fine. Dustwrapper is just a little edge rubbed.

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THE WIT OF OSCAR WILDE
Written by Oscar Wilde. Illustrated by Ian Archie Beck.
Stock no. 2128212
Published by Folio Society. 1st thus 1997. Fine condition.

Selected and introduced by Merlin Holland. Gold pictorial cloth. B/w illustrations. Slip case is very good; just a few light marks.

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A HOUSE OF POMEGRANATES
Written by Oscar Wilde. Illustrated by Jessie M. King.
Stock no. 2123556
Published by Methuen & Co. Ltd.. Almost very good condition.

Large format. Blue cloth with orange titles and decoration. 16 superb tipped-in colour plates. Top edge gilt, others untrimmed. Bumping and wear to spine and corners. Some cracks and splits to top and tail of spine on both sides; appears to have been professionally repaired. A little fraying of cloth. Some scuff marks and uneven fading. Front joint is partially cracked. Foxing to endpapers, outer page edges and some pages internally. All plates present.

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