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Lewis Carroll
1950 2vol in1 Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Looking Glass Carroll Tenn...
London: Macmillan and Co, 1950. Click here to see our other books! Alice's Adventures in Wonderland [With] Through the Looking Glass Lewis Carroll 1950 Macmillan and Co. : London 8" by 5" 177, [14], 2-204pp SUMMARY A beautifully bound copy of Lewis Carroll's influential works of Victorian children's literature, profusely illustrated by John Tenniel. Decorative Binding,Fine Binding,Illustrated,Leather Binding,Pleasing Copy,Signed Binding Overall Condition: Very Good Indeed This book weighs 0.75 KG when packed UK Postage: £ 3.99 US Postage: £ 19.99 EU Postage: £ 15.99 European Postage: £ 16.99 Asia Postage: £ 21.99 Worldwide Postage: £ 25.99 DESCRIPTION Both novels are bound together in a lovely half morocco binding, with gilt stamped motifs of the white rabbit, Alice, the Queen of Hearts and Humpty Dumpty to the spine. The binding is by Sangorski and Sutcliffe, with their binder's stamp to the verso of the front endpaper. Prior owner's inscription to the recto of front endpaper, 'For Puppa with love from Uncle Philip, Aug 60'. Complete, with forty two charming illustrations to 'Wonderland' and fifty to 'Looking Glass' by John Tenniel depicting the many much-loved scenes including The Mad Hatter's Tea Party and The White Rabbit looking at his pocket watch. Upon the original publication of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland in 1865, Tenniel was far more well-known than Carroll, owing to his successful career as an illustrator and cartoonist, including many pieces for the satirical periodical 'Punch'. Tenniel also illustrated the coloured revised illustrations for 'The Nursery Al … [Click Below for Full Description]
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