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Through The Looking-Glass, And What Alice Found There (First American Edition) by  Lewis [Charles Lutwidge Dodson] Carroll - First American Edition 1st Printing - 1872 - from Arroyo Seco Books (SKU: 035421)

Through The Looking-Glass, And What Alice Found There (First American Edition)

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Through The Looking-Glass, And What Alice Found There (First American Edition)

by Carroll, Lewis [Charles Lutwidge Dodson]

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Lee And Shepard (Boston) / Lee, Shepard, And Dillingham (New York), 1872. First American Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Good. 50 Illustrations By John Tenniel. Ix, 224 Pp. Green Cloth, Gilt. First American Issue With "Wade " For "Wake" On P. 21. Original Brown Endpapers. Wear, Gilt Bright Except Some Wear Through Publisher's Gilt Monogram On Bottom Of Spine, Fraying At Corners And Top 1" Of Rear Spine Edge, Hinges Tight. Former Owner's Name James Duane Moore, 117 E. 17Th Street, New York, On Second Front Free Endpaper, With Pencil Inscription Above. A Decent Example. Copies Of The Alice Books Are Becoming Curiouser And Curiouser In Entirely Original Bindings. .

Synopsis

Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There (1871) is a work of children's literature by Lewis Carroll (Charles Lutwidge Dodgson), generally categorized as literary nonsense. It is the sequel to Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1865).

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Bookseller
Arroyo Seco Books US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
035421
Title
Through The Looking-Glass, And What Alice Found There (First American Edition)
Author
Carroll, Lewis [Charles Lutwidge Dodson]
Illustrator
50 Illustrations By John Tenniel
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Good
Quantity available
1
Edition
First American Edition 1st Printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Lee And Shepard (Boston) / Lee, Shepard, And Dillingham (New York)
Date published
1872
Keywords
General
Bookseller catalogs
Childrens Books 1851 -1900; Rare And Unusual Books;

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Arroyo Seco Books lists over 24,000 used and unusual books in all fields, including physics, art, philosophy, social science, literature, science fiction, etc. We have a large stock of prints, antiquarian and modern. Most items are listed in about 100 catalogs titled by subject matter on this site. We are interested in purchasing large and interesting private libraries. All stock is on line. Member of IOBA. Contact: Stephen Clauser, 626-372-3863.

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