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James Playsted Wood The Snark Was a Boojum First Ed 1966

James Playsted Wood The Snark Was a Boojum First Ed 1966

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Author: James Playsted Wood

 

Title: The Snark Was a Boojum A Life of Lewis Carroll

 

Year of Publication: 1966

 

Edition: first edition

 

Publisher: Pantheon Books

 

 

Condition of the Dust Jacket:

 

The dust jacket bears a wonderful illustration of Lewis Carroll sitting upon a rocking horse to the front of the dust jacket. The dust jacket is in Very Good + condition with the price still present to the inside front flap, and with wear to the edge of the spine and to the corners.

 

 

Condition of the Binding:

 

The original grey green boards, with illustration to the front board, black lettering to the spine and plain back board are in Fine condition.

 

 

Condition of the Pages:

 

There are 184 numbered pages in total with Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (Lewis Carroll) time line and bibliography to the end of the book. The pages are exceptionally clean and are in overall Fine condition.  The Snark Was a Boojum contains the illustrations from The Hunting of the Snark and facts about Lewis Carroll.

 

 

Enlarged Images:

 

James Playsted Wood The Snark Was a Boojum First Edition 1966 Dust Jacket Front
James Playsted Wood The Snark Was a Boojum First Edition 1966 Dust Jacket Spread Open
James Playsted Wood The Snark Was a Boojum First Edition 1966 Binding Front Board
James Playsted Wood The Snark Was a Boojum First Edition 1966 Binding Spine
James Playsted Wood The Snark Was a Boojum First Edition 1966 Binding Back Board
James Playsted Wood The Snark Was a Boojum First Edition 1966 Frontispiece and Title Page
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