The Ballad of Reading Gaol. Oscar Wilde, John Vassos.

The Ballad of Reading Gaol

New York: E.P. Dutton & Co., Inc., 1930. John Vassos. Early printing of the edition illustrated by John Vassos. Hardcover. 124pp. Small quarto [24 cm] Tan cloth over boards stamped in black. The boards are slightly warped, there is a contemporary gift inscription on the front free endpaper, and the pages are age-toned. In a torn dust jacket, with a number of tissue repairs to the reverse. Very good / fair. Item #57017

Includes sixteen black and white illustrations by the illustrator of Salome, John Vassos. John Vassos was a 1930's book illustrator and long-term industrial designer.

Price: $50.00

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