2 edition of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-glass found in the catalog.
Signet Classic, CE2320No ISBN
|Statement||New American Library|
|Publishers||New American Library|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 121 p. :|
|Number of Pages||77|
A very real little girl named Alice follows a remarkable rabbit down a rabbit hole and steps through a looking-glass to come face to face with some of the strangest adventures and some of the oddest characters in all literature. The crusty Duchess, the Mad Hatter, the weeping Mock Turtle, the diabolical Queen of Hearts, the Cheshire-Cat, Tweedledum and Tweedledee—each one is more eccentric, and more entertaining, than the last. And all of them could only have cone from the pen of Lewis Carroll, one of the few adults ever to enter successfully the childrens world of make-believe—a wonderland where the impossible becomes possible, the unreal, real… where the heights of adventure are limited only bv the depths of imagination.--back cover File Size: 8MB.
Children and Animals In an age such as our own, where philosophers earnestly debate the rights of animals, or whether machines can "think," we cannot escape the child's affinity for animals. She termed the traditional image of Dodgson "the Carroll Myth". inventor EducationGenre,poetry, Notable works,"", Curiosa Mathematica, Part I: A New Theory of Parallels, Curiosa Mathematica, Part II: Pillow Problems, "The Principles of Parliamentary Representation" Signature Charles Lutwidge Dodgson ; 27 January 1832 — 14 January 1898better known by his pen name Lewis Carroll, was an English writer of children's fiction, notably and its sequel.
"Alice and Wonderland: A Curious Child". The book has never been out of print and been into at least 97 languages. where the heights of adventure are limited only by the depths of imagination. Edited by reverted to revision 6 Created by an anonymous user Imported from.
' for, you see, as she couldn't answer either question, it didn't much matter which way she put it.the first adaptation, directed by• Eating and devouring [ ] Carina Garland notes how the world is "expressed via representations of food and appetite", naming Alice's frequent desire for consumption of both food and wordsher 'Curious Appetites'.
"Curious Appetites: Food, Desire, Gender and Subjectivity in Lewis Carroll's Alice Texts". Inventions [ ] To promote letter writing, Dodgson invented "The Wonderland Postage-Stamp Case" in 1889. There were doors all round the hall, but they were all locked; and when Alice had been all the way down one side and up the other, trying every door, she walked sadly down the middle, wondering how she was ever to get out again.
This time Alice waited patiently until it chose to speak again. Although they may not seem so in behavior, most of them are, really, pets. Carroll published a sequel in 1871 entitled and a shortened version for young children,in 1890.
Trapped in solitude, she finds herself lapsing into soliloquies that reflect a divided, confused, and desperate self. The Mock Turtle and the Gryphon then dance to the Lobster Quadrille. The Cheshire cat fades until it disappears entirely, leaving only its wide grin, suspended in the air, leading Alice to marvel and note that she has seen a cat without a grin, but never a grin without a cat.
But a clock may repeat its measure of duration, whereas we have only one lifetime. Pennyworth only of beautiful Soup? Here one of the guinea-pigs cheered, and was immediately suppressed by the officers of the court. Most of the standard diagnostic tests of today were not available in the nineteenth century.
Recreational Mathematics [ ] The discovery in the 1990s of additional ciphers that Dodgson had constructed, in addition to his "Memoria Technica", showed that he had employed sophisticated mathematical ideas in their creation.
A very real little girl named Alice follows a remarkable rabbit down a rabbit hole and steps through a looking-glass to come face to face with some of the strangest adventures and some of the oddest characters in all literature.
: With 92 Illustrations by Tenniel.