A House of Pomegranates – Oscar Wilde (1909)


A House of Pomegranates – Oscar Wilde (1909)


Title: A House of Pomegranates

Author: Oscar Wilde

Publisher: Bernhard Tauchnitz, 1909. Part of the Tauchnitz edition, “Collection of British Authors”.

Condition: Half cloth with marbled boards. Fair. Covers slightly rubbed but still bright. Tanning to edges. Bookseller’s sticker to endpapers. Annotations in pencil within the text. A small book.

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About the book (from Wikipedia):

A House of Pomegranates is a collection of fairy tales, written by Oscar Wilde, that was published in 1891 as a second collection for The Happy Prince and Other Tales (1888). Wilde once said that this collection was “intended neither for the British child nor the British public.”

The stories included in this collection are as follows:

The Young King
The Birthday of the Infanta
The Fisherman and his Soul
The Star-Child