Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. London: Macmillan and Co., 1866. 8° (192 x 129mm). Half title, wood-engraved frontispiece and illustrations after John Tenniel (short clean tear at bottom margin of half title and top margin of R3, very faint and unobtrusive marginal waterstaining affecting half title, recto of frontispiece, title and following 4 leaves, last few leaves very lightly spotted, very light marginal thumb-soiling). Original publisher's cloth gilt, triple fillet on sides with central gilt ornament, spine lettered in gilt, Burn binder's ticket on rear endpaper, gilt edges (skilfully repaired along rear joints and head and tail of spine, extremities slightly rubbed, a little frayed along joints, 2 small marks on front cover). Provenance: C.E. Bunyon from Papa, Oct. 2, 1867. SECOND [FIRST PUBLISHED] EDITION. Gumuchian I, 1061; Osborne I, 335; Williams, Madan, Green 33." /> [DODGSON, Charles Lutwidge (1832-98)] ie. "Lewis CARROLL." <I>Alice's Adventures in Wonderland</I>. London: Macmillan and Co., 1866. 8° (192 x 129mm). Half title, wood-engraved frontispiece and illustrations after John Tenniel (short clean tear at bottom margin of half title and top margin of R3, very faint and unobtrusive marginal waterstaining affecting half title, recto of frontispiece, title and following 4 leaves, last few leaves very lightly spotted, very light marginal thumb-soiling). Original publisher's cloth gilt, triple fillet on sides with central gilt ornament, spine lettered in gilt, Burn binder's ticket on rear endpaper, gilt edges (skilfully repaired along rear joints and head and tail of spine, extremities slightly rubbed, a little frayed along joints, 2 small marks on front cover). <I>Provenance</I>: C.E. Bunyon from Papa, Oct. 2, 1867. SECOND [FIRST PUBLISHED] EDITION. Gumuchian I, 1061; Osborne I, 335; Williams, Madan, Green 33.|
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    [DODGSON, Charles Lutwidge (1832-98)] ie. "Lewis CARROLL." Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. London: Macmillan and Co., 1866. 8° (192 x 129mm). Half title, wood-engraved frontispiece and illustrations after John Tenniel (short clean tear at bottom margin of half title and top margin of R3, very faint and unobtrusive marginal waterstaining affecting half title, recto of frontispiece, title and following 4 leaves, last few leaves very lightly spotted, very light marginal thumb-soiling). Original publisher's cloth gilt, triple fillet on sides with central gilt ornament, spine lettered in gilt, Burn binder's ticket on rear endpaper, gilt edges (skilfully repaired along rear joints and head and tail of spine, extremities slightly rubbed, a little frayed along joints, 2 small marks on front cover). Provenance: C.E. Bunyon from Papa, Oct. 2, 1867. SECOND [FIRST PUBLISHED] EDITION. Gumuchian I, 1061; Osborne I, 335; Williams, Madan, Green 33.

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    [DODGSON, Charles Lutwidge (1832-98)] ie. "Lewis CARROLL." Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. London: Macmillan and Co., 1866. 8° (192 x 129mm). Half title, wood-engraved frontispiece and illustrations after John Tenniel (short clean tear at bottom margin of half title and top margin of R3, very faint and unobtrusive marginal waterstaining affecting half title, recto of frontispiece, title and following 4 leaves, last few leaves very lightly spotted, very light marginal thumb-soiling). Original publisher's cloth gilt, triple fillet on sides with central gilt ornament, spine lettered in gilt, Burn binder's ticket on rear endpaper, gilt edges (skilfully repaired along rear joints and head and tail of spine, extremities slightly rubbed, a little frayed along joints, 2 small marks on front cover). Provenance: C.E. Bunyon from Papa, Oct. 2, 1867. SECOND [FIRST PUBLISHED] EDITION. Gumuchian I, 1061; Osborne I, 335; Williams, Madan, Green 33.


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