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Through the looking-glass, and what Alice found There by  Lewis Carroll - 3rd Edition 1st Printing - 1971 - from Durdles Books (IOBA) (SKU: 005186)

Through the looking-glass, and what Alice found There

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Through the looking-glass, and what Alice found There

by Carroll, Lewis

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  • Hardcover
  • first
Condition
Very Good/Issued Without Jacket
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New York: Peter Pauper Press, 1971. 3rd Edition 1st Printing. Hardcover. Very Good/Issued Without Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall. John Tenniel. First edition first printing. Hardback book is tight clean and square. Boards sharp and clean. Sharp spine ends, touch of toning to spine. Text block clean, with light toning to edges. The pages are crisp and unblemished. Feels lightly read. Very good condition. No Jacket as issued. For grading accuracy books are photographed without a protective book cover. This book is fitted with a non adhesive archival quality book protector to make a worthy addition to your collection. Note we do not use stock images, the book pictured is the book described. A very nice example of this well produced volume, featuring fifty John Tenniel illustrations, printed on lovely paper and feels great in the hand.

Synopsis

Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There (1871) is a work of children's literature by Lewis Carroll (Charles Lutwidge Dodgson), generally categorized as literary nonsense. It is the sequel to Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1865).

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Bookseller
Durdles Books (IOBA) GB (GB)
Bookseller's Inventory #
005186
Title
Through the looking-glass, and what Alice found There
Author
Carroll, Lewis
Illustrator
John Tenniel
Format/Binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Very Good
Jacket condition
Issued Without Jacket
Quantity-available
1
Edition
3rd Edition 1st Printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Peter Pauper Press
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1971
Pages
182
Keywords
wonderland General
Bookseller catalogs
Childrens;
Size
8vo - over 7¾ - 9¾" tall

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Durdles Books (IOBA)

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About Durdles Books (IOBA)

Durdles Books is an online bookshop that specialises in Science Fiction, Fantasy, Modern Firsts and Genre Fiction. We also have books in many other categories and think our stock is both varied and interesting. We are constantly busy sourcing new stock in great condition, as collectors ourselves we appreciate that there is nothing like finding a lovely copy of a book that is on "the list". We are members of the Independent Online Booksellers Association (IOBA), so you can be assured of our commitment to good bookselling practices and customer service.

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edges
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tight
Used to mean that the binding of a book has not been overly loosened by frequent use.
spine
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jacket
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First Edition
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