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												The Annotated Hunting of the Snark. The Full Text of Lewis Carroll's great nonesense epic The Hunting of the… by  LEWIS CARROLL
	 - Signed First Edition
			 - 1962
		 - from Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA (SKU: 32665)

The Annotated Hunting of the Snark. The Full Text of Lewis Carroll's great nonesense epic The Hunting of the Snark and the original illustrations by Henry Holiday; With an introduction and notes by the editor of The Annotated Alice Martin Gardner

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The Annotated Hunting of the Snark. The Full Text of Lewis Carroll's great nonesense epic The Hunting of the Snark and the original illustrations by Henry Holiday; With an introduction and notes by the editor of The Annotated Alice Martin Gardner

by CARROLL, LEWIS

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  • hardcover
  • Signed
  • First
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Near fine in original cloth-backed boards and a very good dust jacket somewhat tanned at the spine which is missing a small chip
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About This Item

New York: Simon and Schuster, 1962. First Edition, First Printing. Hardcover. Near fine in original cloth-backed boards and a very good dust jacket somewhat tanned at the spine which is missing a small chip from the head. (The Red Queen having her bloody way?). Tall octavo. 6.25 x 10 inches. 111[1] pp. Snarky endpapers. "The famous 'suppressed' drawing of the Boojum appears here for the first time in a book." Signed by Martin Gardner on the title page and scarce, thus. "Gardner's Annotated Alice is a Carrollian's frolic and a book collector's delight." - Vincent Starrett.

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book dealer
Captain's Bookshelf, Inc., ABAA US (US)
Bookseller’s Inventory #
32665
Title
The Annotated Hunting of the Snark. The Full Text of Lewis Carroll's great nonesense epic The Hunting of the Snark and the original illustrations by Henry Holiday; With an introduction and notes by the editor of The Annotated Alice Martin Gardner
Author
CARROLL, LEWIS
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
second hand - Near fine in original cloth-backed boards and a very good dust jacket somewhat tanned at the spine which is missing a small chip
Quantity available
1
Edition
First Edition, First Printing
Binding
Hardcover
Publisher
Simon and Schuster
Place of Publication
New York
Date Published
1962
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