Alices adventures in wonderland original version 9781616402235. Collecting alices adventures in wonderland and through. Presentation copy of alices adventures in wonderland, inscribed by the author on. Lewis carroll was the nomdeplume of charles lutwidge dodgson 18321898, author, mathematician, and photographer, best known to book collectors and children everywhere as the author of alice s adventures in wonderland 1865, perhaps the best. The first edition of alices adventures in wonderland macmillan, 1865. The original alices adventures in wonderland manuscript.
Alice was beginning to get very tired of sitting by her sister on the bank, and of having nothing to do. Other versions of alice have been catalogued in our collection of free ebooks. It has five plates around the queensome of the earlier issues have the cheshire cats smile within the platesthese are the most valuable and none exist. Vintage illustrations of alice in wonderland tenniel small. Get unique alice in wonderland vintage style bookmarks. Vintage alice in wonderland softcover classic tale a giant fairy story book good vintage condition no writings or markings 1967 163651640778. According to bfi, the original film ran about 12 minutes. The british film institute bfi partially restored the movie and its original film tinting and released it in 2010. First edition of the story that formed the nucleus for sylvie and bruno. The alicw in wonderland vintage style bookmarks is amazingly embellished by he original illustrations of john tenniel. This unique looking bookmarks hand painted black striped legs stick out the book with amazing moulded look and paint just like alice in the book. Alice in wonderland change illustration, vintage book print, art wall decor, art page, decorative art book page, retro poster, gift poster dimensions.
The original 2,000 copies, author lewis carroll wrote in his diary, would be sold as waste paper. Legendary first edition of alice in wonderland set for. Rare books by lewis carroll, including first editions, signed first editions, and finely bound copies of alice s adventures in wonderland. Part of my alice in wonderland collection i now have 6 editions with more on the way.
The first edition of alice in wonderland was supposed to be. See more ideas about alice in wonderland, wonderland and alice. You may copy it, give it away or reuse it under the terms of the project gutenberg license included with. The tale plays with logic, giving the story lasting popularity. Vintage 1960 book carroll alice in wonderland old english soviet kids children. Alice s adventures in wonderland commonly shortened to alice in wonderland is an 1865 novel written by english author charles lutwidge dodgson under the pseudonym lewis carroll.
It was five years before that, in 1886, the original manuscript given to alice liddell was published, and in 1890 the writer published a shortened version of the book, with more illustrations. Original vintage magazine print ad for the release of the peter newell alice in wonderland book. Reportedly only about 500 copies of this title were signed by alice a few years before her death. Rare books by lewis carroll, including first editions, signed first editions, and finely. About the book alice s adventures in wonderland about the book through the looking glass and what alice found there about john tenniels illustrations. Yet its original appeal was not to the younger aged child. Lewis carrolls alice in wonderland 1947 maxton books.
Rountree, 1908 alice encounters a mouse public domain by the toronto public library, via flickr an ongoing dispute between the executioner, the king, and the queen charles robinson, 1907 public domain, via wikimedia commons. Alice s adventures in wonderland free online book and ebooks. A legendary first edition of alice in wonderland one of just 22 known copies in existence, after lewis carroll withdrew the entire print run is due to be auctioned in new york next. Refine your search for alice in wonderland book old. Full text of alice s adventures in wonderland see other formats. It does not outright state a publishing date, and there is only a dedicatory date after a christmas greetings passage, of 1867, i assume, by the author. I had a very hard time coloring these beautiful images because i loved the original work so much, but once i immersed myself in the work, i kept remembering scenes from the story and movies, i even got the audiobook. Vintage fantasy is a limited edition gift pack which consists of beautifully designed separate volumes of alice s adventures in wonderland by lewis carroll and haruki murakamis cult bestseller the windup bird chronicle. Alice s adventures in wonderland, the original book, was published in the 1860s and has long since lapsed into the public domain.
Next came the 1872 first edition sequel through the looking glass and. Alice in wonderland hb book vintage 1955 marjorie torrey josette frank l carroll. As one of the most famous and sought after first edition books of all time, this is a real find. When john tenniel, the illustrator, received his advance copy of alice, he wrote carroll to say that he was entirely dissatisfied with the quality of the illustrations. Alice book alice in wonderland book adventures in wonderland wonderland party lewis carroll inspiration artistique were all mad here vintage childrens books through the looking glass an incredibly rare rendition of the classic alice in wonderland i found one copy of this book all the way in south africa, of all places. Charles dodgson who personally directed the typography for the. I wasnt going to add the disney version to my collection but then i stumbled upon this little golden book with the original illustrations and it really is very charming. About disneys alice in wonderland 1951 cartoon movie. It tells of a young girl named alice falling through a rabbit hole into a subterranean fantasy world populated by peculiar, anthropomorphic creatures.
Alice s adventures in wonderland a girl named alice falls into a rabbit hole, where she encounters a world of strange creatures. Alice in wonderland books are obviously highly collectable and rare and. In 1987, steadmans illustrations of the alice books were complied in the complete alice and the hunting of the snark. Those wishing to revisit alice s adventures can do so at the british librarys site. All alice in wonderland artwork ships within 48 hours and includes a 30day moneyback guarantee. Jun 1, 20 cover art and original illustrations by john tenniel.
Alice in wonderland original book illustrations alices adventures in wonderland illustrator. The new alice is not only a beautiful book it is a work of art. The project gutenberg ebook of alice in wonderland, by lewis carroll this ebook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at. Only one copy of the original film is known to exist. Alice in wonderland lewis carroll 19001949 antiquarian. Alice in wonderland and through the looking glass by lewis. Alice in wonderland, alice through the looking glass, hunting of the snark and alice underground illustrated by lewis carroll. Alice liddell, inspiration for alice in wonderland, lost. She was thrilled with it, i cant wait until the newer ones come out and i can get those for her as well. Alice in wonderland, bedding, books, girls room, jane austen. Vintage alice in wonderland and through the looking glass by.
Choose your favorite alice in wonderland designs and purchase them as wall art, home decor, phone cases, tote bags, and more. Alice in wonderland the charm and value of early publications. After much analyis, peter then painstakingly matched letter to letter, line to line, of his new digital edition to that of the original. Alices adventures in wonderland by lewis carroll free. There seemed to be no use in waiting by the little door, so she went back to the table, half hoping she might find another key on it, or at any rate a book of rules for shutting people up like telescopes. This is a great coloring book if your are wanting vintage images of alice in wonderland.
Alice in wonderland is a 1903 british silent film directed by cecil hepworth and percy stow. Lewis carroll alice in wonderland 1920s altemus edition fine fine original dj. Lewis carroll alice in wonderland first edition sellersupplied. Walt disneys alice in wonderland little golden books.
For a complete scan of the interior of this book, go visit this amazing site. Carroll later wrote another book with the alice character, named through the lookingglass and what alice found there. This is an old, rather beat up, very well used and read copy of alice s adventures in wonderland the original title by lewis carroll 18321898. Pictures from alices adventures in wonderland alicein. Alice in wonderland, antique prints depicting this famous childrens story, vintage prints of alice in wonderland from around 1880 to 1950. Unfollow alice in wonderland book vintage to stop getting updates on your ebay feed. Title and illustrations aside, the original manuscript is considerably slimmer than the final version, containing roughly 12,000 fewer words.
Alice in wonderland is traditionally thought of as a childrens book although many adults secretly read it. Genuine, original antique art featuring alice in wonderland, from 1880 to 1970s. Disneys movie version, and any images and music from it, will not lapse into t. Alice was the first and only disney storyteller to use this new large book format rather than the familiar album format. Alices adventures in wonderland classic books read. I bought this for my sister in law for christmas who is a huge alice in wonderland fan. Collecting alices adventures in wonderland and through the. The book is in its true original state, with the text and binding as they. Alice in wonderland collectable old original book, excellent cond old. This is an original illustration i did available to purchase as a poster art print you can put on your wall. The edition has original cloth boards and spine, which has undergone. Shop for alice in wonderland art from the worlds greatest living artists.1011 262 489 1105 1590 215 1484 1400 1300 1337 1073 835 628 254 1237 967 312 1357 1114 676 1371 377 173 234 127 1143 1618 451 307 812 1295 1134 908 1111 1284 482 880 774 562