Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking Glass
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking Glass by Lewis Carroll
Book DescriptionOn an ordinary summer's afternoon, Alice tumbles down a hole and an extraordinary adventure begins. In a strange world with even stranger characters, she meets a grinning cat and a rabbit with a pocket-watch, joins a mad tea-party and plays croquet with the Queen! Lost in this fantasy land, Alice finds herself growing more and more curious by the minute...
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780140383515
(198mm x 129mm x 21mm)
Publisher: Penguin Books Ltd
Publish Date: 30-Oct-1997
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
Books By Author Lewis Carroll
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UK Kirkus Review » The best features of all past editions are combined in this two-volume gift edition: large format, clear type, unabridged text and all the original Tenniel illustrations, including the 16 colour plates prepared by Tenniel for the 1911 edition. (7-10 yrs) (Kirkus UK)
US Kirkus Review » Laszlo Matulay has based his big splashy colored pictures on the traditional Tenniel drawings, but the text adaptation holds small justification. The familiar rhythms and pattern of words which make Alice a family possession through life have gone, and what is left serves merely as transitional material connecting the favorite poems which, thank goodness, have not been tampered with. Boards. (Kirkus Reviews)
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Author Biography - Lewis Carroll
Lewis Carroll, born Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (1832-98), grew up in Cheshire in the village of Daresbury, the son of a parish priest. He was a brilliant mathematician, a skilled photographer and a meticulous letter and diary writer. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, inspired by Alice Liddell, the daughter of the Dean of Christ Church in Oxford, was published in 1865, followed by Through the Looking-Glass in 1867. He wrote numerous stories and poems for children including the nonsense poem The Hunting of the Snark and fairy stories Sylvie and Bruno.
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