ALICE IN WONDERLAND Lewis Carroll c. 1907
ALICE’S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND by Lewis Carroll – with coloured frontispiece & twenty-one other illustrations by R. E. McEune - frontispiece picture is missing the other 21 pictures some coloured are present – LONDON MILNER AND COMPANY, Limited, Paternoster Row and Raglan Works, HALIFAX. Green cloth hardback book with black pictorials and Gilt lettering on spine and external covers - 216 pages – includes newspaper cutting from Sunday Express date December 10 1961.
ALICE IN WONDERLAND Lewis Carroll
Lewis Carroll – Charles Lutwidge Dodgson 27 January 1832-14 January 1898.
Robert Ernest McEune (1876-1952) illustrator - Unfortunately, none of the books McEune illustrated for Milner are dated. Furthermore, only one, an edition of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (which had colour plates), is listed in the major online library catalogues. (And, at the time of writing, only one other title is listed in online booksellers’ listings.) R. E. McEune published by Milner & Co. c. 1907.
Milner & Company Raglan Works Halifax
Much loved and handed down the generations as seen by the gifted names and messages. Pencil and fountain pen ink used. One dated Feb 10th 1918 but this was after previous ownership.
Condition: very much read and loved. In requirement of a little tidy up but considering age, shelf life and use this is a lovely copy to own.
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (commonly shortened to Alice in Wonderland) is an 1865 novel written by English author Charles Lutwidge Dodgson under the pseudonym Lewis Carroll.
Dimensions: 19.5 x 13 x 3.5 cm
Date Circa 1900 - 1910.
SKU JT315 261