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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


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: $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

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THE INFERNO

By: Dante Alighieri

Price: $350.00

Publisher: Cassell Petter Galpin: N.D.

Edition: Later Printing; Later Printing

Seller ID: 204

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket; Rear hinge cracked; a few rubbed spots last endpaper; light rubbing board corners and spine ends. Else: Book is very clean; square; straight; bright; etc. ; leaves and plates in excellent condition.


ALL 75 plates, including frontis (protected by a printed tissue-guard) ; w/perhaps one loose. 34 cantos. Bound in maroon embossed cloth, with elaborate gilt and black stamped lettering and designs to the front board and spine. Spine corners are leather. The boards are bevelled, and all edges are gilt. Green decorated endpapers. ; 8vo; Circa 1880 View more info

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THE POETICAL WORKS OF LONGFELLOW

By: Longfellow, Henry Wadsworth

Price: $35.00

Publisher: Henry Frowde: 1904

Edition: First thus; First Printing

Seller ID: 245

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket; Head of spine has a small tear.


Leather. ; 8vo; Frontispiece of author with tissue guard. View more info