Lot 31 of 443:
Lewis Carroll's The Hunting of The Snark Deluxe Centennial  

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Lot closed - Sold For (Includes Buyers Premium):$240
Estimate:
$200 - $300

Title:
Lewis Carroll's The Hunting Of The Snark

Author:
Carroll, Lewis

Place:
Los Altos

Publisher:
William Kaufmann, Inc

Date:
1981

Description:

Illustrated throughout by Henry Holiday and others. Contents include The Annotated Snark by Martin Gardner, The Designs for the Snark by Charles Mitchell, and The Listing of the Snark by Selwyn H. Goodacre. (4to) red morocco backed cloth, spine lettered in gilt. With separate portfolio of loose plates of all the Holiday art; housed in publisher's pictorial cloth slipcase. No 352 of 395 Subscriber's Editions. 

Signed by Gardner, Mitchell, Goodacre, and designer Roderick Stinehour at the limitation. Prospectus and letter from the publisher laid in. Deluxe Centennial Edition with extra set of plates.


Lot Amendments

Condition:
A few shadows on slipcase cover where labels were removed; loss to spine of portfolio holding plates, all plates fine; volume fine.


 
Item number:
301424
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