1st Italian Edition of Alice in Wonderland. Red cloth gilt. Square Tight Binding. Woodcut Frontispiece. Illustrated. Binding lightly soiled and stained with mild edge wear. Spine darkened somewhat with age and gilt faded. Pages lightly tanned around edges. Cloth at spine ends and one small 1.4 place on spine edge very lightly frayed. Bookseller Inventory # 5456
Title: Le Avventure d'Alice Nel Paese Delle ...
Publisher: MacMillan & Co.
Publication Date: 1872
Book Condition: Used: Good
Dust Jacket Condition: No Jacket
Edition: 1st Edition.
Book Description Turin: Ermanno Loescher, 1872. Hardback. Book Condition: Fine. No Jacket. First Edition. First edition in Italian published Torino (Turin) following a first issue by Macmillan in Italian published in London. Very light rubbing to upper cover and minor age soiling else a Fine copy. Bookseller Inventory # 106458
Book Description Torino: Ermanno Loescher, 1872, 1872. Octavo. Original orange cloth, spine lettered gilt, roundel with "Alice" motif to covers, blind rules to covers, dark green coated endpapers. Minor spotting, a little abrasion to front endpaper and short closed tear to front free endpaper, contents lightly foxed. A very good copy. Frontispiece and illustrations by John Tenniel. First Italian edition, second issue, with the Torino (Turin) imprint. Williams–Madan–Green–Crutch 86. Bookseller Inventory # 108928
Book Description Macmillan and Co., Londra, 1872. Hardcover. Book Condition: Near Fine. No Jacket. Tenniel, Giovanni (illustrator). 1st Edition. 7 1/2" X 5 1/4". Le Avventure D'Alice nel Paese delle Meraviglie per Lewis Carroll - Tradotte dall'Inglese da T. Pietrocola-Rossetti con 42 Vignette di Giovanni Tenniel. Londra: Macmillan and Co. 1872. First Italian Edition, First Issue, First State with original orange cloth covers with boxed triple line gilt tooling to both boards, bright gilt design of 'Alice' to front board and 'Cheshire Cat' to rear, gilt lettering to the spine, all edges gilt and black endpapers. Slight fading to the spine and top of upper board, very light rubbing to the corners and tips of the spine, light bumping to the corners and some light spots to the rear board but overall very clean and bright. Internally very clean with a touch of foxing to the bottom corner of the frontispiece and title page, foxing to the tissue guard and very occasional light marks to a few pages but no tears or inscriptions. Small dark spot to the gilt top edge otherwise very bright all round. A firm and tight copy printed in London - Londra: R. Clay, Filgli, E Taylor, Stampatori, Bread Street Hill. Almost 145 years old and rare to find in this superb condition. 189pp. **We welcome direct contact with regards to this listing.**. Bookseller Inventory # PF0976