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    Lewis Carroll. Through the Looking Glass. And What Alice Found There. London: Macmillan, 1872. First edition, first state with "wade" for "wabe" on page twenty-one. Octavo (7.125 x 4.875 inches; 181 x 125 mm.). [x], 224, [4] pages. Publisher's red cloth; spine lettered in gilt, boards triple ruled in gilt with medallions to both boards depicting characters from the text; all edges gilt. Mild spine lean; edges and spine ends shelfworn; binding lightly soiled with a handful of small splashes to boards. Contemporary gift inscription at half title page; rear pastedown torn at one corner and repaired; touches of foxing to free endpapers and tissue guard. About near fine. Housed in custom clamshell case. From a Private Collection in St. Charles, IL.

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