Lot 31
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CARROLL, THE WONDERLAND POSTAGE-STAMP CASE, ETC., 5 ITEMS

Estimate
400 - 600 GBP
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Description

  • Charles Lutwidge Dodgson ["Lewis Carroll"]
  • Collection of five items concerning The Wonderland Postage Case, comprising:
  • paper
i) The Wonderland Postage-Stamp Case. Oxford: Emberlin and Son, [c. 1891], third edition (post-free price preceding the ordinary price), stitched case and outer cover, includes twelve unfranked stamps, [see Williams, Madan, Green and Crutch 223c]; ii) The Wonderland Postage-Stamp Case. Oxford: Emberlin and Son, [c. 1891], third edition (post-free price preceding the ordinary price), stitched case and outer cover, includes twelve franked stamps, [see Williams, Madan, Green and Crutch 223c], minor tear to outer cover, slight browning; iii) [Envelope for The Wonderland Postage-Stamp Case]. [Oxford: Emberlin and Son, [c.1890]], first edition?, [see Williams, Madan, Green and Crutch 223], some creases and wear; iv) single sheet reproducing text of envelope on green paper; v) Eight or Nine Wise Words about Letter-Writing. Oxford: Emberlin and Son, [c.1910-1915], 24mo, later edition (with Feeding the Mind on p. 39), original wrappers, [see Williams, Madan, Green and Crutch 223d, issue 3?], some minor soiling; all in collector's double chemise and blue morocco-backed slipcase
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