The Hunting of the Snark. An Agony in Eight Fits, with nine illustrations by Henry Holiday. Lewis CARROLL, Charles Lutwidge DODGSON, illustr. Henry HOLIDAY.

The Hunting of the Snark. An Agony in Eight Fits, with nine illustrations by Henry Holiday.

London: Macmillan and Co. 1876. First Edition, crown octavo, pp.83; [1], imprint; [1], direction to the reader; [1], advertisement. Elegantly bound in half scarlet morocco with gilt titles and decoration to spine, cloth sides, original pictorial cloth preserved at rear, all edges gilt. A little spotting to half title, pencil inscription to same otherwise near fine. An attractive copy in a handsome recent leather binding. Lewis Carroll's 'The Hunting of the Snark' is a nonsense poem about a group of adventurers hunting a legendary beast. Item #44901

Williams & Madan [189].

Price: £295.00

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