Victoria through the Looking-Glass: The Life of Lewis Carroll
Place Published: New York
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
Date Published: 1945
Edition: First American edition
Book Id: 44805
387pp. Octavo [21 cm] Dark green and white illustrated endpapers. Good only. The spine is heavily darkened, and there are a number of small stains on the front cover. The front hinge is going, and the text block is cracked at the title page. There is a previous owner's name on the front flyleaf.
From the Preface- "In spite of considerable analysis and numberless readings, the Alice books remain a delight. Carroll will last our time, for the passing of the age of Victoria, even after two great wars, has in no sense meant the passing of Alice."