ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND plus THROUGH THE LOOKING-GLASS, and What Alice Found There (2 Volumes)

CARROLL, Lewis
Published by Macmillan in London 1872
SKU: 54419
£300.00
Thirty-fifth Thousand and Twenty-fourth Thousand 2 Volumes. 8vo. dark red decorative cloth, gilt. a.e.g. Wonderland: 192pp. plus 1pp. Publisher's List at end, with forty-two illustrations by John Tenniel, including tissue-guarded Frontispiece. Ink signature to half-title page. Ffep stuck to front pastedown. Ink stain to lower outer corner of title page and frontispiece (please see photo) also affecting foredge only of most pages. Light foxing to prelims. Front inner hinge beginning to stretch. Spine rather worn with slight loss to top and base. Boards somewhat soiled. Overall a Good, Sound Copy. Looking-Glass: 224pp. plus 1pp. Publisher's List at end, with fifty illustrations by John Tenniel, including tissue-guarded frontispiece. Ink signature to half-title page. Endpapers to front and rear inner hinges split with slight stretching to front inner hinge. One gather slightly loose in centre. Small stain to verso of ffep. Slight forward lean. Spine rather worn with slight loss to top and base. Boards somewhat soiled. Overall a Good, Sound Set.

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