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VERSES FROM ALICE. by  Lewis.  Illustrated by G. S. Sherwood.: CARROLL - First Edition - from Roger Middleton (SKU: 34922)

VERSES FROM ALICE.

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VERSES FROM ALICE.

by CARROLL, Lewis. Illustrated by G. S. Sherwood.:

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London, Collins, 1944.. FIRST EDITION 1944, 4to, 290 x 230 mm, 11½ x 9 inches, blue cloth, gilt Humpty Dumpty vignette to upper cover, 34 pages of charming full page coloured illustrations by G.S. Sherwood to all the well known Alice in Wonderland poems. Small slightly faded patch at head of spine, blank front endpaper scored and slightly discoloured where child's inscription has been erased, front pastedown slightly flecked with blue, occasional slight fingermarks to margins. Very good in good DUSTWRAPPER (dw: not price clipped, front inner flap also lightly flecked with blue, 15 mm (¾") chip at head of spine extending a little onto lower panel, 10 mm (½") chip on lower panel, yellow areas slightly spotty and dusty looking, child's name erased from yellow area on upper panel). MORE IMAGES ATTACHED TO THIS LISTING, ALL ZOOMABLE. FURTHER IMAGES ON REQUEST. POSTAGE AT COST.

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Bookseller
Roger Middleton GB (GB)
Bookseller Inventory #
34922
Title
VERSES FROM ALICE.
Author
CARROLL, Lewis. Illustrated by G. S. Sherwood.:
Book condition
Used
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
Place of Publication
London, Collins, 1944.
Keywords
LEWIS CARROLL G S SHERWOOD POEMS POETRY ALICE IN WONDERLAND.CHILDRENS

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Roger Middleton

We have been established booksellers for 42 years. We are a postal business only (strictly no callers). We are long-standing members of the P.B.F.A. the largest trade association for antiquarian booksellers in the UK. We wrap all our parcels in new materials and all our books are insured at our expense. Books may be returned if wrongly described, all costs will be met by us. ****PLEASE NOTE: POSTAGE WILL BE CHARGED AT COST, MEANING THAT POSTAGE WILL BE REDUCED ON PARCELS WEIGHING UNDER 1 KILO, AND IT WILL BE INCREASED ON MOST PARCELS WEIGHING MORE THAN 1 KILO****

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Roger Middleton

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