Alice's Adventures in Wonderland [together with] Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There.London: Macmillan and Co., 1881 & 1872 Stock Code: 130475
An attractive setA handsomely bound set of early editions; Alice's Adventures in Wonderland is the 67th thousand and Through the Looking-Glass is the 24th thousand.
2 works, octavo (175 x 119 mm). Recent red crushed morocco by Bayntun (Riviere), titles to spines in gilt, gilt motifs blocked to spine compartments, White Rabbit and Queen of Hearts blocked in gilt to front covers, turn-ins tooled in gilt, marbled endpapers, edges gilt. With the original cloths bound in at rear.
Illustrated throughout by Sir John Tenniel.
Slight sunning to front cover of Through the Looking-Glass, a couple of faint scratches to covers, foxing to half-titles; else a near-fine set.
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