[Limited Editions Club]. Lewis Carroll. Thro...Click the image to load the highest resolution version.
Auction Preview: Preview items may not have yet been properly described or vetted, and items are posted as soon as they have a description or a picture. We are continuing to add and correct information as we approach the auction posting date, so check back here often and Contact us with any comments or suggestions.
Description[Limited Editions Club]. Lewis Carroll. Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There. Illustrated by John Tenniel. New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1935. First edition thus, limited to 1,500 numbered copies, this being 1,166, and signed by Alice Hargreaves. Octavo (8.625 x 5.75 inches; 219 x 145 mm.). xii, , 211,  pages (note: inserted limitation leaf at rear). In-text illustrations throughout. Publisher's blue calf, spine and boards tooled in gilt; all text block edges trimmed and gilt; original red cloth slipcase. Rebacked in blue morocco; trace of shelf wear to extremities of binding. Mild discoloration of endpapers from exposure to leather turn-ins. Fairly minor wear, discoloration and dust-soiling to slipcase. Near fine book in a very good slipcase. Alice Hargreaves is the married name of Alice Liddell, the young girl for whom this volume and its predecessor were originally written.
Signature®: Heritage Live®:After Internet bidding closes, live bidding will take place through www.HA.com/Live. Your secret maximum bid placed prior to the live event will compete against the live bids. To maximize your chances of winning, enter realistic secret maximum bids on our site. Many of our proxy bidders are successful at winning lots in these auctions, and usually below their secret maximum. You can also place last minute bids directly with us by e-mailing Bid@HA.com or calling 1-866-835-3243. (Important note: Due to software and Internet latency, live bids may not register in time, so enter realistic proxy bids.)
Signature® Floor Sessions
Proxy bidding ends ten minutes prior to the session start time. Live Proxy bidding on Heritage Live starts 24 hours before the live session begins and continues through the session. During the live auction event, bidding in person is encouraged, and Heritage Live includes streaming audio and often video during the event.