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CARROLL, Lewis.

Published by Macmillan, London (1866)

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Item Description: Macmillan, London, 1866. hardcover. Book Condition: fine. Tenniel, John (illustrator). First. "Alice" was first printed in 1865 in a small number of copies. The author & illustrator were unhappy about the poor quality of the printing and insisted that it be re-done, using a different printer. These 1866/1872 editions are the first published versions. Illustrations by John Tenniel. 2 volumes. Beautifully bound by Bayntun in full red morocco with gilt vignette of the White Rabbit on the front covers and gilt vignettes on the spines, a.e.g., with marbled endpapers. London: Macmillan, 1866, 1872. First published editions. Fine. Bookseller Inventory # 145619

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DODGSON, Charles Lutwidge.] CARROLL, Lewis.

Published by New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1866 (1866)

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Item Description: New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1866, 1866. Octavo. Original red cloth, spine lettered in gilt, triple gilt rules at head and tail of spine and on covers, covers with round devices in gilt at centre, Alice on the front, the Cheshire cat on the back, dark green endpapers, gilt edges. Housed in a near contemporary red morocco slipcase and chemise. Cloth rubbed with some minor wear at extremities, dark dampstain to lower quarter of rear board, a few other small spots to cloth, front hinge professionally repaired, occasional light spots to contents. A very good copy. Frontispiece and 42 illustrations by John Tenniel. First edition, second issue: the first practically obtainable issue of the original sheets, with the Appleton cancel title page. Macmillan printed around 2,000 copies of the book in 1865, but both artist and author were unhappy with the poor quality printing and Dodgson insisted it was reprinted before being published. Only two dozen or so copies of the 1865 first issue remain extant: Macmillan sold the rest of the print run to Appleton in New York who published the American edition using a new title page but with the first printing sheets from the London edition. PMM; Bookseller Inventory # 85363

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Carroll, Lewis

Published by Appleton (1866)

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Item Description: Appleton, 1866. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. First Edition published by Appleton, 1866. A wonderful copy bound in the ORIGINAL Red Cloth from the publisher. The binding is tight, with some wear to the spine and edges. The pages are clean with NO writing, marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a lovely copy in collector's condition. Includes a custom acedate cover to protect the book. We buy Lewis Carrol First Editions. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-10236868123

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DODGSON, Charles Lutwidge.] CARROLL, Lewis.

Published by New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1866 (1866)

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Item Description: New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1866, 1866. Octavo. Original red cloth, spine lettered in gilt, triple gilt rules at head and tail of spine and on covers, covers with round devices in gilt at centre, Alice on the front, the Cheshire cat on the back, dark green endpapers, gilt edges. Housed in a red quarter morocco solander box by the Chelsea Bindery. Spine ends restored with loss of gilt rules at head, covers darkened in places, inner hinges restored, some minor spots or marks to text, a good copy. With frontispiece and 42 illustrations by John Tenniel. First edition, second issue: the first practically obtainable issue of the original sheets, with the Appleton cancel title page. Macmillan printed around 2,000 copies of the book in 1865, but both artist and author were unhappy with the poor quality printing and insisted it was reprinted before being published. Only two dozen or so copies of the 1865 first issue exist: Macmillan sold the rest of the print run to Appleton in New York who published a US edition using a new title page but with the first printing sheets from the London edition. Bookseller Inventory # 40556

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Carroll, Lewis; John Tenniel (illustrator)

Published by Macmillan and Co 1866 and 1872, London (1866)

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Item Description: Macmillan and Co 1866 and 1872, London, 1866. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Tenniel, John (illustrator). Tenniel, John. Hardcover. First published edition, first issue. Illustrated by John Tenniel with forty-two illustrations in volume one and fifty illustrations in volume two. A particularly desirable set as both volumes are bound in the original cloth with gilt titles to spines and circular gilt illustrations on both covers featuring Alice holding a pig, the Cheshire cat, the Red Queen, and the White Queen. Each volume has been expertly rebacked using the original boards, spines, and endpages with the repair visible in a few places along the spine ends and joints. There is minor fraying and wear to the spine ends, corners, and edges of the boards. The spine of Alice is darkened although the gilt title remains bright. There is minor rubbing and a few small spots of soiling to the boards of both volumes. There are two small dampstains on the rear board of Through the Looking-Glass, one of which effects the gilt illustration. There are a few bubbles under the cloth of Through the Looking Glass. The interior of Alice is lightly foxed and top margin is lightly browned. The verso of the front free endpage in Through the Looking Glass has remnants of glue where a bookplate was once adhered. The facing half title page is lightly browned as a result. Both volumes have a few light smudge marks and a few small spots of soiling. Alice has pale blue end pages and Through the Looking Glass has dark blue end pages. Full edges gilt. Both volumes are housed in a red cloth box with gilt titles of both volumes to the spine. The spine of the box is faded and the panels have minor rubbing and wear Very good condition. CHILD/122210. Bookseller Inventory # 24355

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DODGSON, Charles Lutwidge] CARROLL, Lewis.

Published by New York, Appleton & Co. / London, Macmillan, 1866 & 1872 (1872)

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Item Description: New York, Appleton & Co. / London, Macmillan, 1866 & 1872, 1872. 2 volumes, octavo. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in full red morocco, with titles, decoration and raised bands to spines gilt, rules and pictorial centre pieces to upper and lower boards gilt, inner dentelles gilt, marbled endpapers, all edges gilt. Original cloth spine and boards of Through the Looking-Glass bound in at the back. Housed in a red leather entry slipcase. Ownership inscription in ink to half-title of Through the Looking-Glass, else fine in fine attractive bindings. With 42 and 50 illustrations by John Tenniel. Through the Looking-Glass is a first edition, first issue, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland is a first US edition, with sheets from the suppressed first printing and a new title-page. PMM; Bookseller Inventory # 21828

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CARROLL,LEWIS

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Item Description: CARROLL,LEWIS. ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND. London: Macmillan & Co. 1866. 8vo (5 3/8 x 7 5/8"), early full polished blue calf with triple gilt rules by Riviere with the original covers and spine bound in at the rear. The spine has raised bands in 6 compartments with a gold flower design, all edges gilt, gilt dentelles, a Fine copy. First published edition, with 42 illustrations by John Tenniel. The publishing history of this title is now well known. Because Carroll was unhappy with the original printing of "Alice" he recalled all copies to destroy them. It was re-set by Clay and released in Novmber of 1865 with the 1866 date on the title page. Only a very few copies of this first recalled issue are known to exist. The remainder of the unacceptable first issue sheets were sent to New York and bound by Appleton with a new title page. TIPPED-IN TO THIS COPY IS A QUIRKY 2-SIDED LETTER BY CARROLL USING HIS CHARACTERISTIC PURPLE INK! Dated Feb. 8. 1888 it reads: Dear Steward, I am much obliged for the estimates for the electric bell, and shall be quite willing to bear my share of the expense, under any of the arrangements named, I should want a 'push' in each of my 2 bedrooms - Hadland thought that (as both rooms look out North) the best way to reach them would be to continue the roof cord, & bring it down outside and in at the windows: however, you can arrange it as you think best. Please not to charge further Quarterage, for C.R., to Mr. S. W. Worthington. Very Truly Yours, C. L. Dodgson.". Bookseller Inventory # 35168

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Dodgson, Charles Lutwidge]; Carroll, Lewis.

Published by MacMillan and Co. 1866 &, London (1872)

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Item Description: MacMillan and Co. 1866 &, London, 1872. First editions. Octavo, two volumes. Bound in early 20th-century full red morocco by Sangorski and Sutcliffe. Gilt vignettes to front and rear panels of each volume, gilt tooling on spine. All edges gilt, silk endpapers. Original cloth covers and spine bound in at rear. In fine condition. Housed in a early custom box, which shows some wear. Alice's Adventures were "born on a golden afternoon" in July 1862, when the Rev. Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (better known as Lewis Carroll) took the three small daughters of Dean Liddell of Christ Church on a boating trip up the Isis. Carroll delighted the three children by relating Alice's adventures, and eventually promised his favorite among the three, Alice Liddell, to write the story down for her. Through the Looking-Glass can be seen as a mirror image of the Alice's Adventures. For example, the latter begins outdoors in the warmth of May 4 and uses the imagery of playing cards, while the former begins indoors on a snowy, cold November 4 and uses the imagery of chess. "The two Alice books completed the reinstatement of the imagination, so long disapproved of by the opponents of fairy stories, to its proper place. 'Alice is, in a word, a book of that extremely rare kind which will belong to all the generations to come until the language becomes obsolete'" (Carpenter & Prichard, 102). Bookseller Inventory # 3014

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DODGSON, Charles Lutwidge] CARROLL, Lewis.

Published by New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1866 (1866)

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Item Description: New York: D. Appleton & Co., 1866, 1866. Octavo, pp. [x] + 192. Bound by Sangorski & Sutcliffe / Zaehnsdorf in recent burgundy full morocco, title and decorations to spine gilt, triple line rule and centre block to boards gilt, inner dentelles gilt, green endpapers, all edges gilt, original front cover bound in at the back. A very good clean copy in a beautiful binding. Ownership name to half-title, bookplate to front pastedown. With frontispiece and 42 illustrations by John Tenniel. First edition, second issue. This is the first obtainable issue with the Appleton cancel title page. Macmillan printed around 2,000 copies of the book in 1865, but both artist and author were unhappy with the poor quality printing and insisted it was reprinted before being published. Only two dozen or so copies of the 1865 first issue exist: Macmillan sold the rest of the print run to Appleton in New York who published a US edition using a new title page but with the first printing sheets from the London edition. PMM; Bookseller Inventory # 30524

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Carroll, Lewis

Published by Appleton (1866)

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Item Description: Appleton, 1866. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. 1st Edition. First Edition. First American issue. An attractive copy that has benefitted from some professional restoration. The end result is a beautiful book that is rich in color with no material missing. The binding is tight, and the boards are crisp. The pages are clean, with no writing marks or bookplates in the book. Overall, a lovely copy housed in a custom clamshell slipcase for preservation. We buy books of this nature. Bookseller Inventory # ABE-5185327673

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DODGSON, Charles Lutwidge] CARROLL, Lewis.

Published by New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1866 (1866)

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Item Description: New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1866, 1866. Octavo (187 × 125 mm). Early 20th-century red cloth, titles to spine and single-line rules to boards gilt. Housed in a red morocco slipcase and chemise. Spine toned, cloth lightly rubbed at extremities, spotting to contents. A very good copy. Frontispiece and illustrations throughout by John Tenniel. First edition, second issue: the first practically obtainable issue of the original sheets, with the Appleton cancel title page. Macmillan printed around 2,000 copies of the book in 1865, but both artist and author were unhappy with the poor quality printing and insisted it was reprinted before being published. Only two dozen or so copies of the 1865 first issue exist: Macmillan sold the rest of the print run to Appleton in New York who published a US edition using a new title page but with the first printing sheets from the London edition. PMM; Bookseller Inventory # 80227

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CARROLL. LEWIS. (The Rev Charles Dodgson). ; Tenniel. John. Illustrates.

Published by Macmillan & Co. London. 1866 (1866)

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Item Description: Macmillan & Co. London. 1866, 1866. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. 1st Edition. FIRST PUBLISHED EDITION. 8vo, (7.6 x 5.4 inches). The text is the earliest state with the inverted 'S' at the bottom of the contents page. Beautifully Illustrated throughout, with forty-two line engravings by John Tenniel. Finely bound, by Maltby of Oxford, in mid twentieth century full red morocco. Spine with raised bands, each with gilt decoration. Compartments ruled in blind and gilt plus gilt lettering to two panels. Single blind ruled border on boards. Marbled endpapers. Gilt dentelles. All edges gilt. Minor and uniform fading to the spine but the binding is fine and the gilt bright and sharp.Bound without the half title page, otherwise complete. One page has a small closed tear, without any loss, to the outer margin and another has a small, finger-nail sized, piece missing from the bottom outer corner of the page. Several pages affected by mild foxing and a few finger marks. A couple of pages affected more noticeably but still overall a very good copy of Carroll's classic in an attractive leather binding by Oxford's (appropriately) finest bookbinders. Bookseller Inventory # 9090

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Carroll, Lewis [Dodgson, Charles]

Published by London: William Heinemann, & New York: Doubleday, Page & Co. (1907)

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Item Description: London: William Heinemann, & New York: Doubleday, Page & Co., 1907. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Very Good. Rackham, Arthur (illustrator). First Edition. First trade edition. Original green gilt pictorial cloth with Gryphon and Mock-Turtle to front board. Signed by Rackham with an original pen and ink drawing of a winged Gryphon and dated 23.3.08 on the half-title page. A very good copy with some rubbing and light wear to the extremities. The deluxe limited issue of Rackham's "Alice" was not signed by Rackham because he was traveling at the time of the book's publication. Housed in a gilt-decorated custom brown half-morocco fleece-lined folding box. Charles Lutwidge Dodgson wrote the nonsensical "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" under the pseudonym Lewis Carroll for one of his favorite child friends, Alice Liddell, who was also a frequent subject of Dodgson's portrait photography. Arthur Rackham (1867-1939) was a prolific British artist and illustrator, best known for his deluxe editions of popular children's books. Artistically inclined since childhood, Rackham started out illustrating for newspapers, but it was not until he began drawing for children's literature that he received critical acclaim. In response to his burgeoning fame, Rackham's publisher, William Heinemann, began producing deluxe and trade editions of his illustrated works, the first being Rip Van Winkle in 1905. Deluxe editions were produced in a limited edition of numbered copies (ranging in quantity from 250 - 2,020), bound in vellum bindings, printed on handmade paper, and signed by the illustrator. The trade editions were published concurrently in simple bindings, on thinner paper, and with fewer color plates. This publication strategy benefited both publisher and artist; Rackham produced about one book per year and would have an annual gallery exhibition showing his original artwork for his latest book. The recipient of multiple awards for illustrations, Rackham was a diverse artist with a talent for both the fantastical and the intricacies of human nature, as demonstrated in his famous illustrations for Peter Pan. Signed by Illustrator. Bookseller Inventory # LC008

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DODGSON, Charles Lutwidge] CARROLL, Lewis.

Published by London, Macmillan & Co., 1867 & 1872 (1872)

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Item Description: London, Macmillan & Co., 1867 & 1872, 1872. 2 volumes, octavo. Finely bound by The Chelsea Bindery in red morocco, titles and Alice devices to spines, raised bands, single rule to boards, covers with gilt devices after the originals, gilt inner dentelles, dark green endpapers, gilt edges. The occasional minor blemish otherwise in excellent condition finely bound. With 42 and 50 illustrations by John Tenniel. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland is an early edition, Through the Looking Glass is a First Edition. Bookseller Inventory # 48056

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Carroll, Lewis [Dodgson, Charles]

Published by Boston: Lee and Shepard (1869)

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Item Description: Boston: Lee and Shepard, 1869. Hard Cover. Book Condition: Near Fine. First Edition. First edition printed in America. Illustrated by John Tenniel. Original publisher's green cloth. Light rubbing and minor wear to extremities, fore-edge lightly bumped, light foxing to preliminary pages. An extremely bright and unsophisticated copy, scarce in this condition. Charles Lutwidge Dodgson wrote the nonsensical "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" under the pseudonym Lewis Carroll for one of his favorite child friends, Alice Liddell, who was also a frequent subject of Dodgson's portrait photography. Bookseller Inventory # LC007

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DODGSON, Charles Lutwidge] CARROLL, Lewis.) MACFARLANE, John (illus.)

Published by London: Macmillan and Co. Ltd., [c.1910] (1910)

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Item Description: London: Macmillan and Co. Ltd., [c.1910], 1910. Sheet size: 82 × 60 cm Some very light creasing and a touch of marginal spotting, otherwise fresh and clean. Presented in a black wooden frame with UV glass. Colour lithographed linen-backed wall-poster First and only edition. The use of John Macfarlane is the only instance of Macmillan having licensed illustrations for Alice in Wonderland by an artist other than Tenniel. In its original format, the set of six was issued joined at the head as a kind of flipchart, most likely intended for classroom display. The posters could be mounted on an easel and the illustrations displayed one at a time while the class read through the book. The complete set is now rare: OCLC locates just one set, COPAC adds another at Oxford. Many must have been split up and varnished for hanging in the schoolroom: two individual prints in that condition were offered at auction in 1997. As part of the celebrations for the first Alice's Day in 2007, the Bodleian staged an exhibition including the earliest editions of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and amongst "Other highlights of the display [were] two posters from a set of 6 based on Tenniel's designs by J. MacFarlane.". Bookseller Inventory # 68639

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DODGSON, Charles Lutwidge] CARROLL, Lewis.) MACFARLANE, John (illus.)

Published by London: Macmillan and Co. Ltd., [c.1910] (1910)

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Item Description: London: Macmillan and Co. Ltd., [c.1910], 1910. Sheet size: 82 × 60 cm Some very light creasing and a touch of marginal spotting, otherwise fresh and clean. Presented in a black wooden frame with UV glass. Colour lithographed linen-backed wall-poster First and only edition. The use of John Macfarlane is the only instance of Macmillan having licensed illustrations for Alice in Wonderland by an artist other than Tenniel. In its original format, the set of six was issued joined at the head as a kind of flipchart, most likely intended for classroom display. The posters could be mounted on an easel and the illustrations displayed one at a time while the class read through the book. The complete set is now rare: OCLC locates just one set, COPAC adds another at Oxford. Many must have been split up and varnished for hanging in the schoolroom: two individual prints in that condition were offered at auction in 1997. As part of the celebrations for the first Alice's Day in 2007, the Bodleian staged an exhibition including the earliest editions of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and amongst "Other highlights of the display [were] two posters from a set of 6 based on Tenniel's designs by J. MacFarlane.". Bookseller Inventory # 68637

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DODGSON, Charles Lutwidge] CARROLL, Lewis.) MACFARLANE, John (illus.)

Published by London: Macmillan and Co. Ltd., [c.1910] (1910)

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Item Description: London: Macmillan and Co. Ltd., [c.1910], 1910. Sheet size: 82 × 60 cm Some very light creasing and a touch of marginal spotting, otherwise fresh and clean. Presented in a black wooden frame with UV glass. Colour lithographed linen-backed wall-poster First and only edition. The use of John Macfarlane is the only instance of Macmillan having licensed illustrations for Alice in Wonderland by an artist other than Tenniel. In its original format, the set of six was issued joined at the head as a kind of flipchart, most likely intended for classroom display. The posters could be mounted on an easel and the illustrations displayed one at a time while the class read through the book. The complete set is now rare: OCLC locates just one set, COPAC adds another at Oxford. Many must have been split up and varnished for hanging in the schoolroom: two individual prints in that condition were offered at auction in 1997. As part of the celebrations for the first Alice's Day in 2007, the Bodleian staged an exhibition including the earliest editions of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and amongst "Other highlights of the display [were] two posters from a set of 6 based on Tenniel's designs by J. MacFarlane.". Bookseller Inventory # 68640

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Lewis Carroll, Charles Lutwidge Dodgson

Published by Harper & Brothers, New York (1901)

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Item Description: Harper & Brothers, New York, 1901. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fine. Dust Jacket Condition: Fine. 1st Edition. Four volume collection, 1901, 1902, 1903 and 1907 first editions, with the original dust jackets and three original publishers boxes to include 1901, ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND with the original box, 1902 THROUGH THE LOOKING-GLASS which is signed by Newell, 1903, THE HUNTING OF THE SNARK & Other Poems and Verses in a mint original box, and 1907 FAIRY TALES also in its rare original box, three are written by Lewis Carroll, aka Charles Lutwidge Dodgson and all four are illustrated by Peter Newell. All books are published by Harper & Brothers, New York in faux vellum adorned with gilt portraits. Many color and black and white illustrations, exquisitely done by the noted illustrator. All books are complete, tight, clean, near fine or better condition. Original boxes are very scarce, three are found here with THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS signed by Peter Newell on the first fly page. Note the Fairy Tale volume was originally credited to Lewis Carroll on the spine, only to have Harper publishing stamp over the author credit, an interesting tidbit provided by an astute collector. Alice in Wonderland box has old water stains to bottom right, book is perfect. Two books have old owners names else near fine /fine. Exactly as shown, ask any questions. Signed by Illustrator(s). Bookseller Inventory # ABE-10860680271

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Carroll, Lewis

Published by William Heinemann (1907)

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Item Description: William Heinemann, 1907. Hardback. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. Rackham, Arthur (illustrator). First edition. 1st 1907. Very good condition with no wrapper. With a Proem by Austin Dobson. Limited edition of eleven hundred and thirty copies, of which 1100 were for sale and the remaining 30 copies were reserved for presentation. Large format. White cloth, gilt titles and vignette to front. Brown and white pictorial endpapers. 13 tipped in colour plates plus b/w illustrations. xi and 161 numbered pages. Spine and corners bumped. Covers lightly fingered and a couple of small spots to edge of front cover. Endpapers browned, some light foxing & page browning (mainly to pages after plates) else contents clean. Slight indent to surround of one plate else plates present and in fine condition. Copy no. 170. [R]. Book. Bookseller Inventory # 1307917

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RACKHAM, Arthur; CARROLL, Lewis

Published by London William Heinemann (1907)

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Item Description: London William Heinemann, 1907. First edition illustrated by Arthur Rackham. 8vo. Green cloth with gilt vignettes. Top edge gilt. Signed by Arthur Rackham on the half title. A very good copy, with slight fading to the spine and some foxing to the preliminary pages and page edges. Pictorial endpapers illustrated in green line. Thirteen colour plates under captioned tissue guards and lots of black and white illustrations. Arthur Rackham married Edyth Starkie in July 1903. Edyth's family were less than enthusiastic about the marriage and on the day of the wedding their suspicions were almost confirmed. Edyth's father having died some years previously, it was to be her brother Robert giving her away. As they arrived at the church they spotted the bride groom disappearing in a hansom cab. "There you are Edyth. He's left you already," exclaimed Robert. In fact Arthur was dashing home to collect the forgotten wedding ring. Presumably the men overcame their differences and this copy is the first of a series of books presented by Rackham to his brother in law. Signed copies of Alice are extremely rare, unusually even the Edition de Luxe did not bear Rackham's signature. Bookseller Inventory # 32091

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CARROLL, Lewis

Published by Lee and Shepard, Boston (1869)

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Item Description: Lee and Shepard, Boston, 1869. Hardcover. First Edition. The first edition printed in America. [The "first American edition" of 1866 consisted of rejected British sheets that were given an Appleton (the New York publisher) title page.] Some foxing to the text, starting at the hinges, a label removal shadow on the front flyleaf, and a bookplate on the front pastedown. A very good copy in original green cloth of this landmark of children's literature, which has survived a century and a half and continues to delight and mystify readers today as one can assume it did the original Alice, Carroll's young friend Alice Liddell, the recipient of the first manuscript version of the story. Housed in a custom dustwrapper and clamshell case. Bookseller Inventory # 030701

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DODGSON, Charles Lutwidge] CARROLL, Lewis.

Published by London and New York: Macmillan and Co., 1886 (1886)

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Item Description: London and New York: Macmillan and Co., 1886, 1886. Octavo. Original red cloth, gilt titles to spine and front board, boards with triple gilt rules, gilt centrepiece to lower board, gilt edges. With the dust jacket. Extremities lightly rubbed and sunned, free endpapers browned at inside margin. A very good copy in the jacket with small chips to head and tails of spine and upper edge. With 37 illustrations by the author in the text. First and only edition, one of 5,000 copies printed of this facsimile of the first draft of Alice's Adventures in the author's hand (about 12,700 words compared to more than 26,700 in the published version), with his own illustrations, the later issue with white endpapers, apparently consisting of remainder sheets put into covers perhaps as late as 1931. Williams–Madan–Green–Crutch 194. Bookseller Inventory # 76687

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Carroll, Lewis illustrated by John Tenniel

Published by Published by Macmillian And Co., London (1869)

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Item Description: Published by Macmillian And Co., London, 1869. , [12], 196 pages, green endpapers, 42 black & white illustrations including frontispiece with tissue guard, translated into French by Henri Bue, see Williams, Madan, & Green page 55 First Edition in French , a little marked on rear cover, corners slightly bumped, nice bright gilt, spine slightly darkened, internally nice and clean, the book is in very good condition , original blue cloth with gilt vignettes and borders, gilt titles to spine, all edges gilt 19.5 x 13 cm Hardback ISBN: Bookseller Inventory # 59528

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RACKHAM, Arthur) [DODGSON, Charles Lutwidge] CARROLL, Lewis.

Published by London: William Heinemann, New York, Doubleday Page & Co., [1907] (1907)

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Item Description: London: William Heinemann, New York, Doubleday Page & Co., [1907], 1907. Octavo. Original green boards, titles to upper board and spine in green, illustration of the Gryphon and the Mock Turtle to upper board gilt, illustrated endpapers, olivine top edge. Some spotting to endpapers and preliminaries, spine faded, small discolouration to foot of lower board and bottom edge of block from water and from previously being placed next to a red book. With 13 full page colour plates by Arthur Rackham and many black and white illustrations throughout the text. First trade edition, signed by Rackham on the half-title. Bookseller Inventory # 43742

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Item Description: MACMILLAN, LONDON, 1929. Marocchino rosso. Book Condition: in ottime condizioni. JOHN TENNIEL (illustrator). prima edizione. Meravigliosa coppia di volumi, legatura artistica in piena pelle rossa con ricchi fregi al dorso e figure del "Bianconiglio" e della "Red Queen" impresse in oro ai piatti. Titoli in Italiano : Le Avventure di Alice nel Paese delle Meraviglie & Attraverso lo Specchio. 2 Volumi in-12° 155x110 mm., legatura artistica in pieno marocchino rosso con dorso a cinque nervi con ricchi fregi e titoli in oro, piatti con cornici in oro e figure in oro ai piatti anteriori, tagli dorati e dentelle in oro, ex-libris ai contropiatti, pp. XII-230 + XII-202, 42 + 50 illustrazioni in nero di John Tenniel. Ottimo stato di conservazione con minimi difetti. Bookseller Inventory # 000283

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Carroll, Lewis; Barry Moser

Published by Berkeley: University of California Press (1982)

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Item Description: Berkeley: University of California Press, 1982. Hardcover. Book Condition: As New. 1st Edition. Two volumes, folio, bound in red cloth with marbled endpapers, with "Alice" embossed in red metallic letters on upper cover; enclosed in a publisher’s slipcase. Deluxe trade edition of "Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland," illustrated by Barry Moser with wood engravings in text and full-page plates. Preface and notes by James R. Kincaid, text edited by Selwyn H. Goodacre; along with an extra engraving of “The Mad Hatter” (not included in the Pennyroyal edition), signed by Moser; a letterpress broadside announcement; and a page proof (16 x 14 inches) of “Alice” (page 131). [Together with] "Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice found There" (Berkeley: University of California Press 1983). Folio, bound in blue cloth with illustrated endpapers; pictorial dust jacket. Deluxe trade edition, illustrated by Moser with wood engravings in text and full-page plates. Preface and notes by Kincaid, text edited by Goodacre. This copy additionally signed by Moser; along with a letterpress broadside announcement and five original pen and ink sketches (5 x 8 inches) of “Tweedledum” and “Tweedledee” (pages 36 and 37), “The White King” (page 72), and “The Unicorn” and “The Lion” (pages 74 and 75). A unique archive. Shipping extra. Signed by Illustrator(s). Bookseller Inventory # ABE-5826160491

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Item Description: 0, 0. No Binding. Book Condition: Very Good. WILLY POGANY (illustrator). 1st Edition. WILLY POGANY ORIGINAL PUBLISHED ILLUSTRATION FROM ALICE'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND WILLY POGANY, (HUNGARIAN-AMERICAN 1882-1955) A STUNNING DETAILED ILLUSTRATION OF PAGE 138 ILLUSTRATION FROM ALICE'S ADVENTURE IN WONDERLAND PEN AND INK ON PAPER, 4.5¿X 7¿ AND OVERALL SIZE OF 14" X 11" UNFRAMED An original FINAL detailed published illustration by Willy Pogany, done in pen and ink on paper, of the "Club" cards dragging out the offenders. This is a stunning detailed piece, showcasing Pogany's artistic talent, and would be perfect for a collector of iconic Pogany art. The illustration is signed lower left by Pogany using his initials. Touch of age toning to margins, extreme corners show slight edgewear. Otherwise in very good condition. Unframed. PROVENANCE:The art was purchased from an Auction House who was commissioned to sell several original illustrations by Willy Pogany. A copy of the original bill of sale, will be included with the piece, and will provide both provenance and authenticity for the art. This piece is SIGNED by Willy Pogany lower left. The art is in great condition and would be stunning framed. ADDITIONAL IMAGES AVAILABLE UPON REQUEST. Please see our Abe store for additional original illustration art. Bookseller Inventory # 000617

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Carroll, Lewis illustrated by John Tenniel

Published by Published by Johann Friedrich Hartknoch, Leipzig (1869)

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Item Description: Published by Johann Friedrich Hartknoch, Leipzig, 1869. , [12],178 pages, dark grey endpapers, 42 black & white illustrations including the frontispiece, text in German, translated into German by Antonie Zimmerman, see Williams, Madan, & Green pages 53/54 First German Edition, second issue , small light mark on rear cover, light shelf wear at corners and spine ends, nice bright gilt to binding, front hinge weakened but holding well, internally clean, the book is in very good condition , original green cloth with gilt vignettes and borders, gilt titles to spine, all edges gilt Octavo, 19 x 13 cm Hardback ISBN: Bookseller Inventory # 59529

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Lewis Carroll

Published by Macmillan, UK (1876)

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Item Description: Macmillan, UK, 1876. Original Cloth. Book Condition: Very Good+. No Jacket. John Tenniel (illustrator). Reprint. 51st Thousand and 41st Thousand Editions 1876 and 1877 of the 1st Editions. . Illustrated throughout by John Tenniel. Both bound in the original cloth and in very bright condiiton without any restoration. Rare as bright as this. Books are very good+ and bright. Light rubbing to edges. Cloth soiled and marked in places. Light cloth bubbling to Through the Looking Glass boards. Contents very good. Small inscription to each volume to the same person. More images can be taken upon request. Ref10658 Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. Bookseller Inventory # 012866

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