DODGSON, CHARLES LUTWIDGE (LEWIS CARROLL). 1832-1898. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland; Through the Looking Glass. New York: Limited Editions Club, 1932.

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DODGSON, CHARLES LUTWIDGE (LEWIS CARROLL). 1832-1898.
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland; Through the Looking Glass. New York: Limited Editions Club, 1932.

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13 Jun 2019, 13:00 EDT

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The Property of Nicole and William M. Keck II. Sold without reserve to benefit charitable institutions.
DODGSON, CHARLES LUTWIDGE (LEWIS CARROLL). 1832-1898.
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland; Through the Looking Glass. New York: Limited Editions Club, 1932.
2 volumes. 8vo. Wood engraved illustrations by Bruno Rollitz after John Tenniel. Publisher's red and blue morocco gilt, edges gilt, matching cloth slipcases. corners slightly rubbed, slipcases with rubbing, nicks and stains.

LIMITED EDITION, SIGNED BY ALICE HARGREAVES on the limitation page of the second title, and by the typographer Frederick Warde in the second title. This set with matching numbers, 1300 of 1500 copies. The Limited Editions Club produced this set in honor of Alice's visit to New York in 1932

WITH 8 OTHER TITLES, including: The Hunting of the Snark. London: MacMillan and Co., 1876. Red morocco ruled and titled in gilt by Bayntun-Riviere. * BARRIE, J.M. 1860-1937. Peter Pan and Wendy. London: Hodder & Stoughton, [1955]. Illustrations by Mabel Attwell. Black morocco gilt by Asprey with inlaid multi-color morocco pictorial panel on top cover. * JAMES, GRACE. 1882-1965. Green Willow and Other Japanese Fairy Tales. London: MacMillan and Co., 1912. Green morocco gilt by Asprey. * SPYRI, JOHANNA. 1827-1901. Heidi. Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Co., 1923. Dark blue morocco gilt by Asprey. * TRAVERS, P.L. 1899-1996. Mary Poppins. London: Gerald Howe, Ltd., 1934. Later three-quarter red morocco gilt by Asprey. * ---. Mary Poppins in the Park. New York: Harcourt, Brace and Co., 1952. Red morocco gilt by Asprey. * WIGGIN, KATE DOUGLAS. 1856-1923. Rebecca of Sunnybrook Farm. Boston and New York: Houghton, Mifflin and Co., 1903. Modern green morocco by Aprey. * Mother Goose's Book of Nursery Stories, Rhymes and Fables. London: Blackie and Son, n.d. Green morocco gilt by Asprey.
Most with minor shelfwear, Mary Poppins with stains to exterior cloth, all with minor browning and spotting to interior.
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