Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland
by Lewis Carroll, illustrations by John Tenniel
London: Macmillan and Co., Limited, [reprint] 1952
An attractive edition with the illustrated front board.
Hardback – publisher’s decorated green cloth, in price-clipped dustwrapper. pp half-title, frontispiece, title, , 177, , colophon, including b/w illustrations. 7.5 x 5 inches approx. (188mm x 128mm).
Dustwrapper rubbed and worn, a few short edge tears and creasing; small loss to spine ends and corner tips; dusty, marked and discoloured; sunned and tanned to spine; foxed and offsetting to verso. Cloth a little dusty but generally very clean and bright. Offsetting to endpapers; dusty and spotted to edges of page-block; some creasing to pages but generally clean and in good order throughout.
Nonetheless, a particularly nice, clean copy in a slightly worn dustwrapper – lovely indeed.