Lewis Carroll (C.L. Dodgson)
Title Through the Looking Glass and what Alice found there.
Book Condition Very Good
Edition First American; First
Publisher Boston Lee and Shepard Publishers 1872
Seller ID 1721
First American edition, first issue with the looking-glass rendering of "wade" at page 21. Scarce publisher's navy blue sand-grained cloth with bright gilt triple rule. Red Queen brightly cartouched in triple line to front cover; the disheveled White Queen to rear. Title, device and Lee & Shepard monogram to spine. A virgin blue copy in scarce condition: solid gutters and hinges; no names, repairs, restorations or sophistications. ; 12mo 5 1/4 x 7 3/8 in