THE HARP OF A THOUSAND STRINGS; OR, LAUGHTER FOR A LIFETIME.

New York: Dick & Fitzgerald, 1858. First Edition. 8vo., 368pp., 4pp. ads; VG-; bound in brown/red cloth with gilt on front boar and spine; some rubbing and bumping; interior age-toned; binding slightly loose; previous owners information on ffep; This anthology of humor stories includes, unauthorized and uncredited, "Lewis Carroll’s” first book appearance (pp. 188-194). Carroll’s story, entitled “Novelty and Romancement: A Broken Spell,” had previously appeared, signed “Lewis Carroll,” in the British monthly magazine The Train in March of 1856.; shelved case 6.

9-32-1280005

Shelved Dupont Bookstore

Price: $200

See all items in Dupont Circle, Fiction, Humor
See all items by ,