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Author Name    Carroll, Lewis. (Charles Lutwidge Dodgson.)

Title   THE HUNTING OF THE SNARK: AN AGONY IN EIGHT FITS. SYLVIE AND BRUNO.

Binding   Hard Cover

Book Condition   Good+

Publisher   New York A.L. Burt

Illustrator   Henry Holiday.

Seller ID   29607

205 pp, 7 9/16" H. Green cloth with silver lettering on spine, red/brown/black decoration on spine and front board. B&w illustrations in 'The Hunting of the Snark' only. 'The Hunting of the Snark' a nonsense poem runs to page 48 and 'Sylvie and Bruno', a mixture of fairy tale and Victorian social commentary, runs to page 205. This is followed by 4 pp of publisher's advertising. Previous Owner's (child) name/place in coloured pencil on front free endpaper, small surface paper tear at bottom of inside rear hinge, light browning to edges of text block - dust soiling on top, some wear and wrinkling at top/bottom of spine, browning to spine, light edge wear - more at corners, a few faint scuffs and light browning on rear board.

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