The Hunting of the Snark, An agony in Eight Fits by Lewis Carroll. Illustrated by Mervyn Peake
The book has illustrations throughout the book by Mervyn Peake. The English artist, Peake decorated many notable books during the 1940’s such as Alice in Wonderland and The Strange Case of Dr Jekyll and Mr Hyde as well being known for his original poems, drawings and paintings. Peake was also a talented writer and poet is most famous for his works of fiction, Titus Groan and Gormenghast.
Original yellow illustrated boards with minor wear. Clean contents and with some browning and light stains of the first pages within the book. 8vo 48 pp.
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