Item #14580 Poems by Oscar Wilde with The Ballad of Reading Gaol [Graham Greene's copy]. Oscar Wilde, Graham Greene, Raymond Greene.
Poems by Oscar Wilde with The Ballad of Reading Gaol [Graham Greene's copy]

Poems by Oscar Wilde with The Ballad of Reading Gaol [Graham Greene's copy]

Very Good +. Item #14580

London: Methuen & Co. Ltd., 1921. Fifteenth Edition. Graham Greene's copy with his ownership signature to front free endpaper, and that of his older brother Raymond Greene in ink below. Octavo. 320 pp. Publisher's green cloth with gilt titling to spine.

With Greene's ownership signature "d.d.H. Graham Greene" presumably from his time at Balliol College and of his poorly received book of poetry, Babbling April. Raymond Greene was a doctor and accomplished mountaineer who participated in the fourth British expedition to Mount Everest.

Light shelfwear to boards and binding sound. Touch of foxing to endpapers, but pages otherwise unmarked. Overall an attractive copy.

Price: $900.00