Nov 21, 2013 - Sale 2332

Sale 2332 - Lot 39

Price Realized: $ 1,250
?Final Price Realized includes Buyer’s Premium added to Hammer Price
Estimate: $ 700 - $ 1,000
(CHILDREN'S LITERATURE.) Carroll, Lewis [Dodgson, Charles Lutwidge]. Through the Looking Glass. 50 illustrations by John Tenniel. 1 page of advertisements at end. 8vo, publisher's red cloth with central gilt vignettes of the Red and White Queens on covers, all edges gilt, spine uniformly darkened and slightly frayed at tips, rear joint rubbed with small area of fraying, few scattered stains to covers; dark green coated endpapers, Andrew Gaselle Lance armorial bookplate on front pastedown; custom matching red cloth drop-back case, minor wear. first edition, first issue, with "wade" for "wabe" on page 21. London: Macmillan, and Co., 1872