New York: Simon and Schuster, 1945. First American edition. Hardcover. 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. Item #44805
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."