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Phantasmagoria

By: Carroll, Lewis

Price: $850.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1869

Edition: First US Edition; Second Printing

Seller ID: 238

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket; Internally the book is very clean with just an occasional fingermark and hardly any spotting.


Profesionally conserved ; 8vo; Some water damage to front cover...new spine with old cloth attached. Gilt edges still bright. 1st edition second issue with the mention of "Alices Adventures in Wonderland" on the title page. View more info

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THE HUNTING OF THE SNARK

By: Carroll, Lewis

Price: $700.00

Publisher: Macmillan: 1876

Edition: First US Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 239

Condition: Very Good+ with no dust jacket; Hard cover book boards with nautical design. Original binding and book boards. Book is 128 years old. Bumping and some fraying to book board corners and spine. Spine some fraying on bottom. Little ripple on front book board.. Black endpapers, no previous owner’s inscription. Nine illustrations present by Henry Holiday including frontispiece across from title page. All have original tissue guard. Some regular foxing throughout the book you can see in pictures, but not bad at all. All pages present. 83 pages with “the end” on the last page. Also Lewis Carroll book ads in back including his famous Alice in wonderland proving first edition. Gold edged pages. This is the original binding first published in 1876


B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 83 pages View more info

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THE HUNTING OF THE SNARK

By: Carroll, Lewis

Price: $250.00

Publisher: New York, Harper & Brothers: 1903

Edition: First US Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 297

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket; VERY GOOD copy / no dust jacket. A clean, bright, tight copy with no previous owner's markings. Very clean inside and out. Gilt lettering on front panel legible, lettering on spine rubbed. A few pages still unopened. A few pages opened imperfectly resulting in some edge tears, some as deep as 1/2 inch. Some light foxing on book's front panel. , Corners well-defined, some very light wear to cloth at spine ends. All illustrations present.


B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 248 pages; Each page of text set within elaborate pictorial border (eight different designs, all repeated) by Robert Murray Wright printed in olive-green ink throughout. View more info

THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS And What Alice Found There

By: Carroll, Lewis

Price: $675.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1872

Edition: First English Edition; Twenty-Sixth Printing

Seller ID: 122

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket; Copy retains it's original red covers, with gilt illustrations and triple borders on the front and back. The spine is also gilt, as well as all three sides of the pages edges. The covers are in very good condition, with light soiling, and light fading to the spine. The endpapers are the original black glossy. There is light age wear to the pages in general, the spine is perfectly tight and no tears. The only writing appears on the last endpaper where some young lady wrote her name - On the back and upside down - very clever.


Has "wabe" on page 21. ; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; First Edition, and 26th printing of 1000 copies (the first 26th Thousand ever Published. ) The printing year is the same as the first copy ever printed, only a few months later! View more info

THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS And What Alice Found There

By: Carroll, Lewis

Price: $1,025.00

Publisher: London, Macmillan: 1872

Edition: First English Edition; First Printing

Seller ID: 317

Condition: Good with no dust jacket; Decent interior with tissue guard present at frontis, scattered foxing, mostly at preliminaries. The main problem is the the front hinge has been glued at some point, and the spine is darkened with three thin vertical tears in the cloth . Covers rubbed with a few marks. Corners and spine tips bumped with some fraying. Pasted-in to rear endpaper is a small printed note from Lewis Carroll "To All Child-Readers of Alice's Adventures In Wonderland", Christmas 1871. This note has some offsetting, and spots along the fold. There is a very small and quite old bookplate on front endpaper.


1872 on title page, no other printings mentioned.; B&W Illustrations; 8vo; 224 pages; Red cloth, gilt title to spine, borders and vignette to covers. 50 b/w illustrations byJohn Tenniel-- First issue with misprint on page 21 "wade" instead of "wabe". View more info