THE STORY OF ALICE: LEWIS CARROLL AND THE SECRET HISTORY OF WONDERLAND
by Robert Douglas-Fairhurst
Published by Harvill Secker. Circa. 2015
Slightly better than very good condition in a slightly better than very good dustwrapper. The complex history of the author and his subject: of Charles Dodgson, the quiet academic, and his second self, Lewis Carroll - storyteller, innovator and avid collector of 'child-friends'. And of his 'dream-child', Alice Liddell, and the fictional alter ego that would never let her grow up. Red cloth boards with gilt title to spine and navy spots. Decorative endpapers. Red ribbon page marker. B/w illustrations.
2nd printing. Wrapper bumped to base of spine; a few light marks.
Stock no. 2128094
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