THE NURSERY ALICE
by Lewis Carroll
Illustrated by John Tenniel; E. Gertrude Thomson
Published by MacMillan Publishers Ltd.; Godfrey Cave. 1986
Slightly better than very good condition in a almost very good dustwrapper. A facsimile edition. Containing 20 enlarged and coloured versions of Tenniel illustrations, with a cover painted by E. Gertrude Thompson, the book was first published in 1890 and produced by Edmund Evans, the leading Victorian colour printer. A delightful introduction for the very young to one of the most celebrated characters in children's literature. 56 numbered pages plus An Easter Greeting and Christmas Greetings to rear.
Corners lightly rubbed. Ribbon page marker frayed at end. Pictorial dustwrapper is edge-worn with slight loss.
Stock no. 1816771