Lewis Carroll: Through The Looking Glass. A First Edition
This first edition of Through the Looking Glass by Lewis Carroll is in good condition. Original red cloth boards with gilt triple borders and vignette. The covers are rubbed and marked with slightly bumped corners. Some gilt is rubbed from the illustrations and gilt lines. Spine ends and edges of the book are worn and slightly faded colour. Replaced blue/green end papers. Bright gilt on the page ends. Signature on the front free page. Piece missing on the bottom of the frontis illustration page. Tissue guard stained. Six verse poem prior to contents page. Contents marked in places. Repaired pages of 192/3 and 206. Pages misaligned/mildly cocked and appears to have hinge repairs. Seven verse page at the end of the book. Fifty illustrations of John Tenniel. 224 printed pages. 8vo
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