8vo. (12), 191, (1) pp. Publisher’s white full cloth with gilt decor. Top edge gilt, rest uncut. Spine and edges of boards a little yellowed, otherwise nice.
Kommentar: The third of Wilde’s drawing room plays, about political corruption and blackmail. The play was originally performed in 1895. There has been a parallel drawn between the themes of double lives, secrets and the threat of scandal, and Wilde’s own situation at the time.
This edition on handmade paper is limited to 1000 copies for the United Kingdom and America.