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Through the looking glass and what Alice found there / Lewis Carroll ; illustrated by S. Michelle Wiggins.

By: Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898.
Contributor(s): Wiggins, S. Michelle [ill] | Alfred A. Knopf, Inc [pbl] | Random House (Firm) [dst] | Kingsport Press [prt, bnd] | Waldman Graphics, Inc [prt] | Capper Engraving [prt].
Material type: TextTextSeries: Ariel books: ; Borzoi book: Publisher: New York : Alfred A. Knopf : distributed by Random House, 1986Edition: 1st ed.Description: xi, 127, [2] p. : col. ill. ; 26 cm.ISBN: 0394532287; 9780394532288.Uniform titles: Through the looking-glass Subject(s): Alice (Fictitious character : Carroll) -- Juvenile fiction | Chess -- Juvenile fiction | Queens -- Juvenile fiction | Animals, Mythical -- Juvenile fiction | Mirrors -- Juvenile fiction | Dreams -- Juvenile fiction | Nonsense literature, English -- Juvenile fiction | Adventure and adventurers | Fantasy -- Juvenile fictionDDC classification: [Fic] LOC classification: PZ7.D684 | Th 1986
Contents:
Preface to the 1896 edition -- Looking-glass house -- The garden of live flowers -- Looking-glass insects -- Tweedledum and Tweedledee -- Wool and water -- Humpty Dumpty -- The lion and the unicorn -- "It's my own invention" -- Queen Alice -- Shaking -- Waking -- Which dreamed it? --Illustrator's note -- A note on the type.
Summary: After climbing through the mirror in her room, Alice enters a world similar to a chess board where she experiences many curious adventures with its fantastic inhabitants.
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"The text of this book was set in a digitized version of Perpetua...Composed by Waldman Graphics, Pennsauken, New Jersey. Color separations prepared by Capper Engraving, Knoxville, Tennessee. Printed and bound by Kingsport Press, Kingsport, Tennessee"--colophon

Preface to the 1896 edition -- Looking-glass house -- The garden of live flowers -- Looking-glass insects -- Tweedledum and Tweedledee -- Wool and water -- Humpty Dumpty -- The lion and the unicorn -- "It's my own invention" -- Queen Alice -- Shaking -- Waking -- Which dreamed it? --Illustrator's note -- A note on the type.

After climbing through the mirror in her room, Alice enters a world similar to a chess board where she experiences many curious adventures with its fantastic inhabitants.

Author notes provided by Syndetics

Charles Luthwidge Dodgson was born in Daresbury, England on January 27, 1832. He became a minister of the Church of England and a lecturer in mathematics at Christ Church College, Oxford. He was the author, under his own name, of An Elementary Treatise on Determinants, Symbolic Logic, and other scholarly treatises. <p> He is better known by his pen name of Lewis Carroll. Using this name, he wrote Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass. He was also a pioneering photographer, and he took many pictures of young children, especially girls, with whom he seemed to empathize. He died on January 14, 1898. <p> (Bowker Author Biography)

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