Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Other Stories
Everything that Lewis Carroll ever published in book form appears in this volume. In addition, at least ten of the shorter pieces have never appeared in print except in their original editions. Included are: "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland", "Through the Looking-Glass", "Sylvie and Bruno",... show more
Everything that Lewis Carroll ever published in book form appears in this volume. In addition, at least ten of the shorter pieces have never appeared in print except in their original editions. Included are: "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland", "Through the Looking-Glass", "Sylvie and Bruno", "Sylvie and Bruno Concluded", "The Hunting of the Snark" and all of the poetry, essays and phantasmagoria along with a substantial collection of his miscellaneous writings. "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Other Stories" is part of "Barnes & Noble"'s series of quality leatherbound volumes. Each title in the series presents a classic work in an attractively designed edition bound in genuine bonded leather, with beautiful illustrations and breathtaking endpapers. These books make elegant additions to any home library.
Publish date: 2010-01-12
Publisher: Barnes & Noble
Pages no: 1165
Edition language: English
, Young Adult
, European Literature
, British Literature
, Fairy Tales
, Short Stories
I'm glad I decided to read this as an adult. So much whimsy, so much fun wordplay. Rushing right into Looking Glass, as I'm not sure I'm ready to leave a world where anything is possible, and probable, and likely not to make much sense. But then, it shouldn't!
"LOVE-lighted eyes, that will not startAt frown of rage or malice!Uplifted brow, undaunted heartReady to dine on raspberry-tartAlong with fairy Alice!"Happy blabbering nonsense, puzzling riddles, surreal phantasms, a profound love for tea, talking rabbits, invisible fairies and a perfect understandi...
Leídos:- Alice's adventures in Wonderland- Through the looking-glass
I have this and it looks like a freakin' collectible. It sits so perfectly on my shelves, like it was meant to be there!~faints from the awesomeness~
I don't actually have this edition, and I'm too lazy to look for any of the ones I do have. I love Alice. I have always loved Alice. Everyone else should read and love Alice. And then write their own version, because that's enormously fun.