PINOCCHIO'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND
PINOCCHIO'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND
PINOCCHIO'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND

PINOCCHIO'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND

COLLODI,CARLO. (QUENTIN) PINOCCHIO'S ADVENTURES IN WONDERLAND. Trans. from Italian by Hezekiah Butterworth. Boston: Jordan Marsh (1898). 8vo, green pictorial cloth lettered in gilt, 212 p., spine faded else VG+. (including a 2 page introduction by Hezekiah Butterworth). The first edition printed in America was published by Jordan Marsh in 1898. The book offfered here features 4 color plates by RENE QUENTIN that did not appear in the 1898 edition (they are dated 1899). This edition is the first edition with these illustrations, and more importantly according to Wunderlich, this is the first known Pinocchio with colorplates in the U.S. (p.49 1899?a). Also illustrated with black & white chapter heads and tailpieces.

[Item #8226]

Price: $1,200.00

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