People’s Edition: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass, by Lewis Carroll. First Edition Thus. The combined is rare than the individual which is also published in the same year, 1887.
This people’s edition of Alice and Through the Looking Glass is in good condition yet is an early and original copy. The book has some wear on the covers and foxing throughout the book. The original green covers are illustrated with red and black images of Alice and a pack of cards and Humpty Dumpty on the rear. The covers are worn and grubby. The corners and spine ends are frayed. The front hinges are loose. Bindings are weak. Illustrated with ninety two illustrations by John Tenniel. Tissue guarded frontis illustration. The pages are foxed with slightly grubby page ends. Slightly cocked. 8vo 211 pp
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