The Hunting of The Snark & Other Lewis Carroll Verses

By: Carroll, Lewis

Price: $37.00

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Charming 63 pp, 1939 hardcover w/illustrated black background end papers by Malcolm Easton. Corners and spine ends lightly bumped. Text tight and bright without former owners marks. Unclipped DJ in mylar has chips at darkened spine ends and corners and shows deterioration on spine edge but title remains legible there. The dj cover front and rear panels are complete, with the front being lightly foxed, and dj matches cover art on the book with lots of weird chameleons on frt and rear panels. Endpapers and edge of page block foxed. Text of this volume also includes all the original verse from the "Alice" books, and also the "I Thought I Saw" poems from Sylvie and Bruno. The Hunting of the Snark: An Agony - In Eight Fits. This is number 2 of the (at this time) 3 volume "Chameleon Book" series for children. Number 1 is Modern Verse for Little Children, and Number 3 is: Rip Van Winkle & The Flying Dutchman. Further titles are in preparation at the time of this printing.

Title: The Hunting of The Snark & Other Lewis Carroll Verses

Author Name: Carroll, Lewis

Illustrator: Illustrated

Categories: PROSE & POETRY,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: London, Oxford University Press: 1939

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Near Fine

Jacket Condition: Very Good

Type: Book

Size: 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall

Seller Id: 3222

Keywords: PROSE, POETRY, CHILDREN'S POEMS, ALICE IN WONDERLAND VERSES, I THOUGHT I SAW VERSES.,