Search results for: 'CARROLL, Lewis'
CARROLL, Lewis. The Nursery "Alice"
London : 1889First edition, first impression, third issue, with the original illustration of Alice and the Cheshire Cat on page 34 with Alice's profile visible, overpriced with two shillings on the title page. Genuinely rare thus: copies are overwhelmingly met in the second edition.
Ten thousand copies of the first print run were printed by Edward Evans on... Learn More£1,500.00
Stock Code: 50448
CARROLL, Lewis. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland [together with] Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There.
London : 1868 & 1872First edition of Through the Looking-Glass, together with an early edition of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, this being from the 12th thousand, published just three years after the first edition of 1865, handsomely bound as a set by Bayntun of Bath. The Alice books earned the author "a place in the firmament of the great, for they are not only acts... Learn More£7,500.00
Stock Code: 145478
(CARROLL, Lewis.) WILLIAMS, Sidney Herbert (ed.) Some Rare Carrolliana.
London : 1924First and sole edition, number 24 of 75 copies signed by the editor on Abbey Mills antique paper; a further 4 copies signed on hand made paper were also issued. Williams was a renowned Carroll scholar and author of the first major bibliography of Carroll, The Lewis Carroll Handbook (1924). Learn More£500.00
Stock Code: 140563
BOND, Michael (ed.) Book of Mice.
London : 1972First edition, first impression, presentation copy, inscribed by the author on the verso of the front free endpaper "To Barbara and Etele, with love and all good wishes, Michael". In this work Bond gathers together poems and stories about mice, such as Lewis Carroll's "A Mad Tea Party" and C. S. Lewis's "On Board The Dawn Treader".
Stock Code: 122581
PEAKE, Mervyn (illus.) Ride a Cock-Horse and Other Nursery Rhymes.
London : 1940First edition, first impression, first issue (without the dedication page). This is Mervyn Peake's first commission as illustrator and his second illustrated book, following Captain Slaughterboard Drops Anchor (1939); its success led to Chatto & Windus commissioning Peake to illustrate their edition of Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of the Snark (1941).... Learn More£575.00
Stock Code: 103247