Oct 26, 2023 - Sale 2650

Sale 2650 - Lot 147

Price Realized: $ 5,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 1,200 - $ 1,800
(CHILDREN'S LITERATURE.) CARROLL, LEWIS. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland * Through the Looking Glass. Together, 2 volumes. Half-titles. 42 and 50 illustrations by John Tenniel. 8vo, bound in full red morocco by Bayntun-Riviere, covers paneled in gilt around central gilt motif on front covers, spines tooled in gilt in compartments, turn-ins and all edges gilt. Alice's Adventures is a later printing ("Eighth Thousand"). Looking Glass is a first issue, with "wade" for "wabe" on page 21. Handsomely rebound retaining original covers and spines in each. (2) London: Macmillan and Co., 1867; 1872