May 4, 1932 Columbia University LEWIS CARROLL CENTENARY CELEBRATION Ticket and Brochure. Lewis CARROLL, Alice HARGREAVES.
May 4, 1932 Columbia University LEWIS CARROLL CENTENARY CELEBRATION Ticket and Brochure

May 4, 1932 Columbia University LEWIS CARROLL CENTENARY CELEBRATION Ticket and Brochure

New York: Columbia University, 1932. First Edition, First Printing. Original wraps. 5 X 8 Inches. Very Good. Item #3063

Single sheet, folded to make four pages. A sharp copy of the original Centenary Celebration Program at Columbia. The list of speakers includes "Mrs. Alice Pleasance Hargreaves", the original Alice Liddell and Professor Harry Morgan Ayres, author of "Lewis Carroll and the Alice Books." Alice Hargreaves travelled from England to participate in this event. Also lists the musical program, including selections from the "Alice in Wonderland" suite by Edgar Stillman Kelley. Laid in is an original admission ticket, which notes in red pencil that it is for a seat on the "Platform." From the collection of Philip C. Blackburn, editor of "Logical Nonsense: The Works of Lewis Carroll." OCLC locates two copies (Princeton & Yale).

Price: $300.00

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