Los Altos, California: William Kaufman, Inc., 1981. Hardcover. 129pp. Quarto. [29cm] Black cloth over boards with the title stamped in red on front cover and spine. Illustrated dust jacket. Dust jacket is very slightly faded, otherwise in great condition. Near fine / Near fine. Item #61858
The Centennial Edition of THE HUNTING OF THE SNARK is newly annotated by Martin Gardner (The Annotated Snark) and also represents the first collected trade edition of all of Holiday's original sketches and drawings for this classic. It is further augmented and enhanced by a complete fascimile of the first edition, a special essay about Holiday and his designs by Charles Mitchell (The Designs for the Snark), and a bibliography of all editions and translations of THE HUNTING OF THE SNARK by Selwyn H. Goodacre (The Listing of the Snark.).