A Tangled Tale by Lewis Carroll
  • A Tangled Tale by Lewis Carroll
  • A Tangled Tale by Lewis Carroll
  • A Tangled Tale by Lewis Carroll
  • A Tangled Tale by Lewis Carroll
  • A Tangled Tale by Lewis Carroll
  • A Tangled Tale by Lewis Carroll
  • A Tangled Tale by Lewis Carroll

A Tangled Tale by Lewis Carroll

£120.00

First edition

Published by Macmillan & Co, London 1885

A Tangled Tale by Lewis Carroll  (Charles Lutwidge Dodgson),

A Tangled Tale is a collection of 10 brief humorous stories published serially between April 1880 and March 1885 in magazine, The Monthly Packet. Illustrations were added for the book format of the puzzles.  The stories, or Knots as Carroll calls them, present mathematical problems. This edition is in a very good condition and a sound find.

Original red cloth boards with gilt borders and illustration on the covers. Page edges are bright gilt. The spine is rubbed and the ends are bumped and worn. The end papers are in very good condition, tiny piece chipped on the front one. Previous owners signature on the half title page. The contents are clean and tidy.

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