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CARROLL, Lewis.

Alice in Wonderland [bound together with;] Through The Looking-Glass. And what she found there.

London: Macmillan and Co, Limited, 1937-9 Stock Code: 140069
£1,500.00
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Late 1930s issues of the Alice books, in a handsome contemporary binding by Bayntun-Rivière bound in a single volume.

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Description

Octavo (180 x 114 mm). Finely bound by Bayntun-Riviere in dark red crushed morocco, titles and elaborate decoration to spine gilt, raised bands, multi-coloured pictorial onlay of Alice with the Dodo to the front board and multi-coloured pictorial onlay of Alice with the Queen of Hearts to the back board, both onlays framed within gilt fillets and corner-pieces, inner dentelles gilt, marbled endpapers, gilt edges.

Illustrations

With the original Tenniel illustrations.

Condition

Some expert restoration to the joints, book block slightly bowed, some gilt loss to fore-edge. A very good copy.

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