Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (The 100 Greatest Books of All Time)

By: Carroll, Lewis (Rev. Charles Lutwidge)

Price: $250.00

Quantity: 1 available

Book Condition: Fine

An exceptional copy. 1975 Full-Leather. [iv], 161 pp. 8vo. Original light brown full leather with gilt titles and elaborate gilt decorations of hearts, clubs, diamonds and spades, with the white rabbit pictured in green on the front board. Green ribbon marker bound in, green silk moire endpapers, all edges gilt. Limited edition, part of The Franklin Library's 100 Greatest Books of All Time series. Two tone illustrations by John Tenniel throughout. An exceptionally decorative edition of Carroll's classic work. This particular edition made a brief appearance in the television series Gotham, in a scene where Hugo Strange reads a passage related to The Mad Hatter. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (27 January 1832 – 14 January 1898), better known by the pseudonym Lewis Carroll, was an English author, mathematician, logician, Anglican deacon and a photographer. His most famous writings are Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and its sequel Through the Looking-Glass, as well as the poems The Hunting of the Snark and Jabberwocky, all examples of the genre of literary nonsense. He is noted for his facility at word play, logic, and fantasy, and there are societies dedicated to the enjoyment and promotion of his works and the investigation of his life in many parts of the world, including the United Kingdom, Japan, the United States, and New Zealand. - Wikipedia

Title: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (The 100 Greatest Books of All Time)

Author: Carroll, Lewis (Rev. Charles Lutwidge)

Illustrator: Tenniel, John

Categories: Classics, Books to Film, British & Irish, Franklin Library, Leather-Bound,

Edition: Limited Edition

Publisher: The Franklin Library, Franklin Center, PA: 1975

Binding: Full-Leather

Book Condition: Fine

Jacket Condition: No Jacket

Seller ID: 1996832