Lennon, Florence Becker.
Title VICTORIA THROUGH THE LOOKING GLASS: The Life of Lewis Carroll.
Binding Hard Cover
Edition First Edition
Publisher Simon & Schuster [New York]. 1945. (1945).
Seller ID 96-0418
1st edition, 1st printing. 387pp. 8vo. Gray cloth purple-lettered spine framed at the top & bottom with ornate gilt. Top edge purple. Endpapers are decorated with an illustration of the tiles made by De Morgan Potteries which adorned Carroll's fireplace. Frontispiece map & 9 other b/w plates on text paper. 6 text illustrations. Appendices, Footnotes & Index. Bibliographies for both Carroll and Charles L. Dodgson. Owner's stamp on endpapers, upper right corner of the front cover bumped o/w Very Good, i.e. signs of careful use with no significant defects/ DJ (2 1/2' wide x 3/4' high section is missing from the base of the spine & the lower left corner of the front, 3/4' tear at the top of the right side of the spine, 1 1/4' tear with some chipping along the upper fold of the front flap, 1/2' & 1/4' tears on the bottom edge of the back along with some lesser chips, 1/4' edge tear on the top of front, top of spine worn with some small chips, & all edges worn).
Authors Writers Lewis Carroll Charles Dodgson