Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass
by Lewis Carroll, Sir John Tenniel, Hugh Haughton
Editor: Penguin Books Ltd
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The collection of Alice’s complete collection of adventures, a source of fun for children and adults for generations, the Penguin Classics edition, Lewis Carroll, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Glass is edited with an introduction and notes by Hugh Haughton.Evoked a “golden age of the afternoon” in 1862 to entertain Alice Liddell, the daughter of the dean of Carroll College, the dream, the worlds of the absurd land of Wonders and the backward looking forward to the Search for United Glass represent a tumultuous order.Following the white rabbit in her warren, Alice falls into a world where croquet is played with hedgehogs and pink flamingos, a baby turns into a pig, time passes amok at the Mad Hatter tea party, a chaotic game of chess makes Alice a Queen and the Fantasy Turtle and Gryphon dances the Lobster Quadrille.But among the anarchy of humor and sparkling wordplay, unforgettable characters, puzzles and riddles, are poignant moments of nostalgia for a lost child.Original and experimental, adapted in innumerable movies and television versions such as Alice in Wonderland, Alice books to give readers a window to both child and adult worldsThis is the most comprehensive annotated edition available and includes the manuscript of the version of Alice Underground Adventures and Carroll’s 1887 essay’ Alice’ on stage’.Lewis Carroll (1832-1898) was Reverend Charles Lutwidge Dodgson’s name pen.Educated at the School of Rugby and Christ Church in Oxford, Carroll was appointed a lecturer in mathematics in 1855, where he spent the rest of his life.In 1861 he took deacon, but shyness and constitutional stumbled constitutional stutter prevented him from seeking the priesthood.If you have enjoyed Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, you could, like Mikhail Bulgakov The Master and Margarita, also available in Penguin Classics.A work of glorious intelligence and literary achievement of the devices ofnonsense becomes a higher form of meaning’ Malcolm Bradbury
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