Alice in Wonderland
The ultimate collector’s edition of Lewis Carroll’s immortal tale illustrated by the acclaimed artist Charles van Sandwyk
This glorious edition of Lewis Carroll’s immortal tale, illustrated by the acclaimed artist Charles van Sandwyk, includes 11 wonderful colour illustrations and a multitude of pen-and-ink drawings. With a vellum binding blocked in real gold, exquisite typography and a hand-printed etching signed by the artist, this is the ultimate collector’s edition.
Limited to 1,000 hand-numbered copies
Quarter-bound by hand in vellum with vellum tips, blocked on spine in 22-carat gold
Case sides Merida paper blocked in four foils
Set in Founders Caslon with hand-drawn initials
11 plates printed in full colour on Art paper tipped within ornamental gold borders
Circa 50 line-drawings printed in warm black and gold inks on Ambassador Cream twin-wire laid paper
9 ‘scraps’ printed in full colour on Art paper individually cut out and tipped in place
Limitation spread blocked in two colours and inset with an etching signed and numbered by the artist
Endpapers printed letterpress in dark red ink on Hahnemühle Bugra Butten laid paper
Gilded top edge
Handmade presentation box bound in Paradise cloth with a titling label on the spine
13" × 9¾"