Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Illustrated by John Tenniel (1907)
Book ID: 65771
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. Illustrated by John Tenniel. London: Macmillan, & Co., 1907. People’s Edition. Pp, 184. Finely bound in recent full red morocco, spine with five raised bands. Spine compartments ruled and decorated with gilt stamped Mad Hatter, Dormouse, and Playing card devices. Single gilt ruled border to boards, all edges gilt. Light age-toning to contents otherwise a lovely copy.
‘People’s Edition’ of this much loved classic by Charles Dodgson, first published by Macmillan in 1865. With fine pen & ink drawings by Tenniel throughout the text.
English illustrator and satirical artist, especially known for his work in Punch, Tenniel illustrated the first edition of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (1865) and Through the Looking-Glass (1872).
The ‘People’s Edition’ was first printed in 1887.