Alice's Adventures in Wonderland ... With a Proem by Austin Dobson. London: William Heinemann, [1907]. 4°. Half title, 13 mounted coloured plates by Arthur Rackham, illustrations (some very light spotting to title, occasional light spotting). Very finely-bound in azure blue crushed morocco gilt by Bayntun (Riviere), upper cover with White Rabbit stamped in gilt at centre, both covers with an outer ruled and inner dotted border, the inner border with floral cornerpieces, spine gilt with playing card motifs stamped in 4 compartments and lettered in 2, modern slipcase. NUMBER 807 OF 1,130 COPIES. Avery 18; Hudson p.168; Latimore & Haskell p.28; Riall p.77." /> [DODGSON, Charles Lutwidge (1832-98)] ie. "Lewis CARROLL." <I>Alice's Adventures in Wonderland ... With a Proem by Austin Dobson.</I> London: William Heinemann, [1907]. 4°. Half title, 13 mounted coloured plates by Arthur Rackham, illustrations (some very light spotting to title, occasional light spotting). Very finely-bound in azure blue crushed morocco gilt by Bayntun (Riviere), upper cover with White Rabbit stamped in gilt at centre, both covers with an outer ruled and inner dotted border, the inner border with floral cornerpieces, spine gilt with playing card motifs stamped in 4 compartments and lettered in 2, modern slipcase. NUMBER 807 OF 1,130 COPIES. Avery 18; Hudson p.168; Latimore & Haskell p.28; Riall p.77. | Christie's
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    Children's & Illustrated Books & Original Illustrations

    19 December 2007, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 8

    [DODGSON, Charles Lutwidge (1832-98)] ie. "Lewis CARROLL." Alice's Adventures in Wonderland ... With a Proem by Austin Dobson. London: William Heinemann, [1907]. 4°. Half title, 13 mounted coloured plates by Arthur Rackham, illustrations (some very light spotting to title, occasional light spotting). Very finely-bound in azure blue crushed morocco gilt by Bayntun (Riviere), upper cover with White Rabbit stamped in gilt at centre, both covers with an outer ruled and inner dotted border, the inner border with floral cornerpieces, spine gilt with playing card motifs stamped in 4 compartments and lettered in 2, modern slipcase. NUMBER 807 OF 1,130 COPIES. Avery 18; Hudson p.168; Latimore & Haskell p.28; Riall p.77.

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    [DODGSON, Charles Lutwidge (1832-98)] ie. "Lewis CARROLL." Alice's Adventures in Wonderland ... With a Proem by Austin Dobson. London: William Heinemann, [1907]. 4°. Half title, 13 mounted coloured plates by Arthur Rackham, illustrations (some very light spotting to title, occasional light spotting). Very finely-bound in azure blue crushed morocco gilt by Bayntun (Riviere), upper cover with White Rabbit stamped in gilt at centre, both covers with an outer ruled and inner dotted border, the inner border with floral cornerpieces, spine gilt with playing card motifs stamped in 4 compartments and lettered in 2, modern slipcase. NUMBER 807 OF 1,130 COPIES. Avery 18; Hudson p.168; Latimore & Haskell p.28; Riall p.77.


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