Macmillan 125th Anniversary publication Little Alice Edition A small format (140 x 102mm) gilt hardcover edition of both books, with jackets, in a slipcase Adventures: 180pp Looking-Glass: 206pp
From the inside jacket flap "1991 is the 125th Anniversary of the publication by Macmillan of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and we are celebrating the event with the reissue, with new jacket designs, of our editions of both Alice books."
Complete and unabridged with all the original illustrations by Sir John Tenniel including 16 colour plates (see scan for one example). Gorgeous end-papers (see scan). Canary-coloured page paper.
Condition Slipcase: Shows a little wear at corners (including one very small tear) and along edges. Original bookseller sticker and price sticker still attached to rear. Otherwise completely intact. Sellotape showing along slipcase front would appear to have always been there. Jackets: Very minor wear at some corners and along some edges. Rear of both jackets show some water damage at top of spine (no other damage like this evident anywhere else). Spines have faded very slightly. Books: Show some very slight and expected bumping top and bottom spine. Any wear at corners strictly minimal. Pp. 9-10 in Alice's Adventures... has a large but very neat corner fold (now unfolded). Otherwise interior of each book is superb.
A fantastic collector's item!
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland/ Through the Looking-Glass - Lewis Carroll
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