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The Ballad of Reading Gaol.  By C.3.3. Second Edition by Oscar Wilde on sale for €495.00
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  • The Ballad of Reading Gaol.  By C.3.3. Second Edition by Oscar Wilde on sale for €495.00
  • The Ballad of Reading Gaol.  By C.3.3. Second Edition by Oscar Wilde on sale for €495.00
  • The Ballad of Reading Gaol.  By C.3.3. Second Edition by Oscar Wilde on sale for €495.00
  • The Ballad of Reading Gaol.  By C.3.3. Second Edition by Oscar Wilde on sale for €495.00
  • The Ballad of Reading Gaol.  By C.3.3. Second Edition by Oscar Wilde on sale for €495.00
  • The Ballad of Reading Gaol.  By C.3.3. Second Edition by Oscar Wilde on sale for €495.00
  • The Ballad of Reading Gaol.  By C.3.3. Second Edition by Oscar Wilde on sale for €495.00

The Ballad of Reading Gaol.  By C.3.3. Second Edition

Oscar Wilde

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  • Category: Literature, Poetry, Gift Ideas

€495.00

The Ballad of Reading Gaol.  By C.3.3.   London: Leonard Smithers, 1898.  Second Edition.  Pp, 31, untrimmed. Quarter linen, mustard cloth boards. Light dust soiling to boards, contents clean and bright. C.3.3. was Wilde's cell number. There were 800 copies of the first edition printed on the 13th February, 1898. As demand was strong Smither's issued this second edition on the 24th February, printing 1000 copies. It was not until the seventh edition (1899), the last of  Smithers's authorized editions, that  Wilde's name appeared in parenthesis of the title page. After Wilde's death, Smithers began to bring out unauthorized editions printed by G. Wooley on laid paper and continued to do so up to his own death in 1907. [Mason 373]

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