Lot 677: King (Jessie M., illust.). A House of Pomegranates, by Oscar Wilde, 1915, colour title, sixteen tipped-in colour plates, occasional light spotting, light toning to endpapers, top edge gilt, remainder untrimmed, original blue decorative cloth, few minor marks, spine a little faded and slightly rubbed, 4to, together with Robinson (Charles, illust.), The Happy Prince and Other Tales by Oscar Wilde, Duckworth & Co., 1920, twelve colour plates, numerous black and white illustrations to text, scattered spotting, endpapers toned, original cloth in d.j. (plastic cover stuck to jacket and pastedowns), rubbed with short closed tear to foot of jacket, 4to (2)
Dominic Winter's Children’s & Illustrated Books Auction June 2015
Thursday, 11th June 2015
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