Finely bound Alice. (c.1960)


ALICE IN WONDERLAND. With all the original engravings as drawn by Sir John Tenniel.

Published: The Peter Pauper Press. Mount Vernon. New York. ND. c.1960's.

Date: c.1960

Reprint edition. 8vo, (8.6 x 6.1 inches). Illustrated throughout with forty two line engravings by John Tenniel, printed in light brown. Printed in Baskerville type on specially made Canterbury paper. A lovely clean copy finely bound, by Maurin, in contemporary full dark blue morocco. Spine with two raised bands, each with gilt piping. Compartments ruled, lettered and decorated in gilt, including the March Hare within a floral border. Double ruled gilt border on both boards. Gilt inner dentelles and double ruled borders. Multi coloured floral endpapers. Top edge gilt. A fine copy in an attractive mid twentieth century fine binding.


Offered by Paul Foster