The Hunting of the Snark: An Agony in Eight Fits. Lewis Carroll, Henry Holiday.
The Hunting of the Snark: An Agony in Eight Fits
The Hunting of the Snark: An Agony in Eight Fits

The Hunting of the Snark: An Agony in Eight Fits

Very Good +. Item #11520

London: Macmillan and Co., 1876. First Edition with "Baker" on page 83. Octavo. 83 pp. [84-85], 1 p. ads. 9 plates. Rebound by Bayntun in full red morocco, ruled and lettered in gilt with marbled endpapers. All edges gilt. Original front and back covers and spine bound at rear. Housed in custom-made tan slipcase.

Boards worn with brief exposure along joints with one stray black mark to front. Binding is sound and pages unmarked. Slipcase worn at extremities with some general smudging; overall sound.

An attractively bound copy of Carroll's nonsense poem, drawing from his earlier work, "Jabberwocky."

Price: $650.00