1931 Leather Binding ALICE AVENTURES IN WONDERLAND by Lewis Carroll , Tenniel
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Alice's Adventures In Wonderland
By Lewis Carroll
With 42 Illustrations By
Published By MacMillan And Co., Limited
London ( England )
Printed in Great Britain
Blue Leather, With Gilt Lettering and Decoration.
All Page Edges Gilt.
Original Attached Silk Bookmark.
Dentelle Binding Decoration.
[ dentelle is a gilt decorative pattern tooled onto inside edge of the covers ]
4" x 6"
(12) + 201 Pages.
84 Years Old
An attractive, decorated edition of Alice's Adventures In Wonderland by Lewis Carroll (1832-1898).
With 42 Illustrations by the original illustrator , John Tenniel (1820-1914)
"'Oh, you can't help that,' said the Cat 'we're all mad here. I'm mad. You're mad.' 'How do you know I'm mad?' said Alice. 'You must be,' said the Cat, 'or you wouldn't have come here'."
Alice's Adventures In Wonderland , originally published in 1865 as " Alice's Adventures Under Ground ."
The story centers on the seven-year-old Alice, who falls asleep in a meadow, and dreams that she plunges down a rabbit hole. She finds herself first too large and then too small. She meets such strange characters as Cheshire Cat, the Mad Hatter, the March Hare, and the King and Queen of Hearts,