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    Lewis Carroll. Two Limited Editions Club Alice Books, including: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. 1932. Red gilt-stamped morocco. Wear to head of spine. [and:] Through the Looking Glass. 1935. Blue gilt-stamped morocco. Both books in generally very good condition.

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    Lewis Carroll. Two Limited Editions Club Alice Books, including: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1932. Number 109 of 1,500 limited edition copies signed by typographer and binder Frederick Warde on the colophon page. Octavo. xii, 183 pages, [colophon]. Illustrations by John Tenniel. Full red morocco binding decoratively ruled and stamped in gilt. All edges gilt. No slipcase. Some scattered rubbing to the binding, with noticeable loss of leather at the headcap and corners. Spine slightly sunned. Front board barely bowed. A very good copy. [and:] Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There. New York: The Limited Editions Club, 1935. Number 685 of 1,500 limited edition copies. Octavo. xx, 213 pages, [colophon]. Illustrations by John Tenniel. Full blue morocco binding decoratively ruled and stamped in gilt. All edges gilt. Red cloth slipcase lettered in black on the spine. Moderate rubbing to the binding at the spine ends and corners. Spine lightly sunned with a few scattered thumbnail abrasions. Overall, a beautiful copy in very good condition. A wonderful matched pair of Carroll's immortal Alice stories.



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