Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, illustrated by Arthur Rackham with a poem by Austin Dobson.
This lovely illustrated trade edition of Alice’s Adventures is in very good condition. With 13 colour plates with titled tissue guards by the iconic illustrator, Arthur Rackham. The book also contains delightful black and white illustrations throughout the text. This edition is undated however later editions were dated. No dust jacket. Contains a later receipt dated 1949 from a second-handbook seller in London with a photograph inserted at the rear end pages.
Original green cloth boards with Rackham designed gilt illustrations on the cover. Black lettering on the spine and covers. Light fading on the edges of the book and spine. Illustrated green end pages. Frontpiece illustration and all other s are in very good condition. The Dobson poem is on the page following the title page. The contents are clean, lightly browned and in very good condition. The bindings are very good. 8vo 161 printed pages.