By Lewis Carroll
London   Macmillan and Co., Limited
8.5" by 6.5" [10], 67, [4pp]
The first edition of this scarce to see collection of magical poetry by Lewis Carroll, a smart copy complete with illustrations by E. Gertrude Thomson.
By Lewis Carroll

1898 Three Sunsets and Other Poems

London   Macmillan and Co., Limited
8.5" by 6.5" [10], 67, [4pp]
The first edition of this scarce to see collection of magical poetry by Lewis Carroll, a smart copy complete with illustrations by E. Gertrude Thomson.
£550.00
: 0.5kgs / : 891P84

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Description

First Edition, Illustrated, Publishers' Original Binding, Scarce

A scarce work.

The first edition, first impression.

An anthology of fifteen magical poems by Lewis Carroll, many of which had been previously published in the 1869 volume 'Phantasmagoria'.

Including 'Three Sunsets', 'The Path of Roses', 'The Valley of the Shadow of Death', 'Solitude', 'Far Away', 'Beatrice', 'Stolen Waters', 'The Willow-Tree', 'Only a Woman's Hair', 'The Sailor's Wife', 'After Three Days', 'Faces in the Fire', 'A Lesson in Latin', 'Puck Lost and Found', and 'A Song of Love'.

Illustrated with a frontispiece, and eleven plates, by E. Gertrude Thomson. 

Two pages of adverts to the rear.

Collated, complete.

Condition

In the original publisher's cloth binding. Externally, smart. Spine, front board, and head of the rear board are faded. A few very light marks to the boards. Very light bumping to the head and tail of the spine and to the extremities. Internally, firmly bound. Pages are bright and clean, title page a little age-toned to the margins.

Very Good Indeed

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