The Ballad of Reading Gaol. By C. 3. 3.

Publisher: London: Leonard Smithers, 1898.
Edition: First edition, one of 800 copies.
Bibliographical References: Mason 371; NCBEL III, 1183.
Condition: Minor soiling to the cloth; unusually fine, bright, nearly unblemished copy, enclosed in a chemise and quarter calf slipcase.
Book ID: 27889


8vo, original white linen spine, mustard cloth boards, gilt lettering. Unopened.


Wilde's popular and famous poem based on the tragic experiences of his two-year imprisonment, 1895-97, and the last work published in his lifetime. It contains some of his most memorable and often quoted lines.

Price: $2,750.00

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