Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by L. Carroll

£950.00

Twenty Fourth Thousandth

Published by Macmillan and Co, London 1870

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll

A twenty fourth thousandth edition of Alice in Wonderland in very good condition. Illustrated with forty two illustrations by John Tenniel.

Original red cloth  with gilt illustration and lettering. colour is faded and rubbed covers. Corners lightly bumped and nick on the top edge and two small nicks of the upper cover. Frayed spine ends. All edges are gilt. Hinges are lightly splitting. The printed title on the half title page is embellished with a contemporary illustration of a wreath and inscription dated 1872. Clean end papers. Tissue guard protecting frontis illustration is intact. Mark on page 92. Advertisments at the rear of the book. Tiny booksellers stamp on the rear paste down. Foxing on the verso of the rear end paper. 8vo 192 pp.

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