Skip to content

Biblio logo: Used, Rare and Collectible Books for Sale

ALICE IN WONDERLAND by  Lewis [pseud. of C.L. Dodgson] [Black Sun Press]: Carroll - 1930 - from William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB (SKU: WRCLIT64620)

ALICE IN WONDERLAND

Click for full-size.

ALICE IN WONDERLAND

by [Black Sun Press]: Carroll, Lewis [pseud. of C.L. Dodgson]

  • Used
Condition
See description
Seller
Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
New Haven, Connecticut
Item Price:
US$15,000.00
US$8.00 shipping to USA
Standard Delivery: 12 to 14 days

More Shipping Options
Ask Seller a Question

Payment Methods Accepted

  • Visa
  • Mastercard
  • American Express
  • Discover
  • Paypal

About This Item

Paris: The Black Sun Press, 1930. Oblong small quarto. Printed wrappers. A fine, nearly untouched copy, without foxing, in glassine wrapper and somewhat worn and soiled publisher's slipcase and chemise with split at one joint. First edition in this format, American deluxe issue. Illustrated with six original color lithographs by Marie Laurencin printed by Desjobert of Paris. From a total edition of 790 copies, this is one of twenty copies of the American issue specially printed on Hollande Van Gelder, with a duplicate suite of the six lithographs, in sanguine, bound at the end. Five of the six lithographs in the suite are signed by the artist, with the sixth signed in the plate. Laurencin has also signed the limitation page. Neither the copies on Rives nor the special copies on Japon were issued signed, either on the colophon or on the lithographs. MINKOFF A39. MONOD 2304.

Synopsis

Follow Alice as she falls down the rabbit hole.

Reviews

Review this book and you'll be entered for a chance to win $50!

(Log-in or create an account first!)

You're rating the book as a work, not the seller or the specific copy you purchased!

Details

Bookseller
William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
WRCLIT64620
Title
ALICE IN WONDERLAND
Author
[Black Sun Press]: Carroll, Lewis [pseud. of C.L. Dodgson]
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Publisher
The Black Sun Press
Place of Publication
Paris
Date published
1930
Product_type

Terms of Sale

William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

All material is shipped subject to approval, but notification of return must be made within ten days and returns made in a prompt and conscientious fashion. As our inventory is housed in two locations, queries about availability should be made by e-mail rather than telephone. We do not drop-ship to third parties.

About the Seller

William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

Seller rating:
This seller has earned a 5 of 5 Stars rating from Biblio customers.
Biblio.co.uk member since: 2006
New Haven, Connecticut
Ask Seller a Question

About William Reese Company - Literature ABAA-ILAB

Since 1975, William Reese Company has served a large international clientele of collectors and private and public institutions in the acquisition of rare books and manuscripts and in collection development.

With a catalogued inventory of over thirty thousand items, and a general inventory of over sixty-five thousand items, we are among the leading specialists in the fields of Americana and world travel, and maintain a large and eclectic inventory of literary first editions and antiquarian books of the 18th through 20th centuries.

We issue frequent, and substantial, catalogues in our fields of specialization.

Glossary

Some terminology that may be used in this description includes:

quarto
The term quarto is used to describe a page or book size. A printed sheet is made with four pages of text on each side, and the...[more]
fine
A book in fine condition exhibits no flaws. A fine condition book closely approaches As New condition, but may lack the...[more]
plate
Full page illustration or photograph. Plates are printed separately from the text of the book, and bound in at production. I.e.,...[more]
soiled
Generally refers to minor discoloration or staining.
colophon
The colophon contains information about a book's publisher, the typesetting, printer, and possibly even includes a printer's...[more]
First Edition
In book collecting, the first edition is the earliest published form of a book. A book may have more than one first edition in...[more]
glassine wrapper
A thin, partially transparent or translucent paper covering often used ...[more]
wrappers
The paper covering on the outside of a paperback.  Also see the entry for pictorial wraps, color illustrated coverings for...[more]

This Book’s Categories

tracking-