1922 Exquisite Book bound by Roger Perry - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. First Illustrated Edition by Gwynedd Hudson.
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Author: Lewis Carroll. Illustrated by Gwynedd M. Hudson.
Title: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Caroll (sic) Illustrated by Gwynedd Hudson.
Language: Text in English.
Publisher: London, Hodder and Stoughton Limited, no date (1922). First Illustrated Edition by Gwynedd Hudson.
Size: Case 10.5" X 7.5". Book 9.5" X 6.5".
Pages: 180 pages.
Binding: Attractive and fine modern fawn-tan full-morocco leather binding, finely bound by Roger Perry in Brisbane with his stamp on the back of the last endpaper (hinges fine) in a near fine beautiful custom case.
Content: Good content (bright, tight, general toning of pages - as shown, some foxing and staining - as shown).
Illustrations: Complete with the wonderful frontispiece and eleven full-page plates for a total of twelve illustrations by Gwynedd Hudson, along with numerous two-tone and monochrome illustrations throughout.
The book: Attractive and Rare in such a wonderful binding! First Illustrated Edition by Gwynedd Hudson of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland!
The author: Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (27 January 1832 – 14 January 1898), better known by his pen name Lewis Carroll, was an English author, poet, mathematician and photographer. His most notable works are Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1865) and its sequel Through the Looking-Glass (1871). He was noted for his facility with wordplay, logic, and fantasy. His poems Jabberwocky (1871) and The Hunting of the Snark (1876) are classified in the genre of literary nonsense.
The illustrator: Gwynedd Hudson (1881–c.1935) studied art at the Brighton School of Art. She was a figure painter, illustrator, and poster artist. She exhibited at the Royal Academy around 1912. She is best known for her editions of Barrie's Peter Pan and Wendy and Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.
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