The Courtship of Miles Standish and Other Poems. London: W. Kent & Co., 1858. 8°. Half title, wood-engraved frontispiece, 40-pages publisher's catalogue at the end. Original blue cloth decorated in blind, spine gilt. LEWIS CAROLL'S COPY, the front pastedown signed, "C.L. Dodgson, Ch: Ch:, October 1858."" /> ["CARROLL, Lewis" ie. Charles Lutwidge DODGSON (1832-98)] -- Henry Wadsworth LONGFELLOW (1807-82). <I>The Courtship of Miles Standish and Other Poems</I>. London: W. Kent & Co., 1858. 8°. Half title, wood-engraved frontispiece, 40-pages publisher's catalogue at the end. Original blue cloth decorated in blind, spine gilt. LEWIS CAROLL'S COPY, the front pastedown signed, "C.L. Dodgson, Ch: Ch:, October 1858." | Christie's
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    Sale 5316

    Children's & Illustrated Books & Original Illustrations

    18 December 2008, London, South Kensington

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    ["CARROLL, Lewis" ie. Charles Lutwidge DODGSON (1832-98)] -- Henry Wadsworth LONGFELLOW (1807-82). The Courtship of Miles Standish and Other Poems. London: W. Kent & Co., 1858. 8°. Half title, wood-engraved frontispiece, 40-pages publisher's catalogue at the end. Original blue cloth decorated in blind, spine gilt. LEWIS CAROLL'S COPY, the front pastedown signed, "C.L. Dodgson, Ch: Ch:, October 1858."

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    ["CARROLL, Lewis" ie. Charles Lutwidge DODGSON (1832-98)] -- Henry Wadsworth LONGFELLOW (1807-82). The Courtship of Miles Standish and Other Poems. London: W. Kent & Co., 1858. 8°. Half title, wood-engraved frontispiece, 40-pages publisher's catalogue at the end. Original blue cloth decorated in blind, spine gilt. LEWIS CAROLL'S COPY, the front pastedown signed, "C.L. Dodgson, Ch: Ch:, October 1858."


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