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Lewis Carroll (b. 1832, d. 1898)

Lewis Carroll (pseud. for C.L. Dodgson): Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Fifth thousands. London: Clay MacMillan & Co. 1867. 3rd English ed. 8vo. Illust. with 42 illustrations by John Tenniel. Front free endpaper annotated on verso. With remnants of a label from Burn Bindery. Publisher’s red cloth with sign s of wear, dark green pastedowns, all edges gilt. Neatly rebacked with the orig. spine strip (Birthe Lassen). Wear to binding, but overall a good copy.

A good copy of Carroll's most treasured work.

Literature: Printing and the Mind of Man, #354.

Provenance: Flemming Erik Pedersen (1931–2020).

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Condition report on request. Please contact: books@bruun-rasmussen.dk

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8,000–10,000 kr.

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14,000 kr.