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CARROLL, Lewis.

The Nursery Alice.

London, Macmillan and Co., 1890 [1896] Stock Code: 108911
£500.00
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Notes

Second edition, second issue. As sales of the second edition and the People's Edition (the third issue of the first edition) were slow, Dodgson decided to re-issue the former, overprinted "Price One Shilling" with an ornamental bar over the earlier price.

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Description

Tall octavo. Original white cloth-backed white pictorial boards designed by E. Gertrude Thomson, title to front cover red and black.

Illustrations

Colour frontispiece with tissue-guard and 19 colour illustrations after John Tenniel.

Condition

Minor wear to head of spine and tips, a little light toning to boards, occasional light spotting to contents.

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