De Profundis. London: Methuen, 1908. Twelfth Edition. Advertisements dated May 1909. Pp ix, 151, , top edge gilt. Publisher's blue cloth titled in gilt, with gilt device to upper cover. A fine bright copy.
Oscar Wilde's moving essay on spirituality and faith from the depths of despair, written to his friend Robert Ross during the last months of his imprisonment. On his death in 1900 it was put in the hands of his executor and published in 1905.