DODGSON, CHARLES LUTWIDGE. 1832-1898. PRESENTATION COPY, INSCRIBED BY DODGSON.<BR>Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There. London: Macmillan and Co., 1872.
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DODGSON, CHARLES LUTWIDGE. 1832-1898. PRESENTATION COPY, INSCRIBED BY DODGSON.
Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There. London: Macmillan and Co., 1872.
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DODGSON, CHARLES LUTWIDGE. 1832-1898.
PRESENTATION COPY, INSCRIBED BY DODGSON.
Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There.
London: Macmillan and Co., 1872. [12], 224, [3] pp. 8vo. Original red cloth stamped in gilt, a.e.g., custom cloth chemise and full red levant slipcase. A few stray smudges, spots and some rubbing to cloth mainly at head and tail of spine, joints and corners.

First edition, first issue with "wade" on p 21, inscribed by Dodgson on the half title: "Presented to J.F. and A. Boyes, with kind regards, by the Author. / Jan. 1873."
Provenance: Bookplate of Phyllis Robbins and of H.R.S. Jr.
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