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Alice in waterland

Mark Davies

Alice in waterland

Lewis Carroll and the River Thames in Oxford

by Mark Davies

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Published by Signal in Oxford .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Travel,
  • Description and travel,
  • Characters

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 122-123) and index.

    StatementMark J. Davies
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4611.A73 D38 2010
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 129 p. :
    Number of Pages129
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL25031193M
    ISBN 10190495572X
    ISBN 109781904955726
    LC Control Number2010444893
    OCLC/WorldCa648101519

    He first told Alice Liddell and her sisters the story of Alice in Wonderland on a boating trip. Soon after, he spent many months writing and illustrating the short book. He presented it to Alice in , and it was originally titled Alice’s Adventures Under Ground. Which one is your favorite? Alice in Wonderland Book Cover: Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Other Stories. Beautiful hardcover book with gilded edges and a red ribbon for marking the pages. Besides “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” and “Through the Looking Glass and what Alice found there”, with the original illustrations from John Tenniel, this edition also contains several other stories by Lewis Carroll, among which “Sylvie and.

    Alice was beginning to get very tired of sitting by her sister on the bank, and of having nothing to do: once or twice she had peeped into the book her sister was reading, but it had no pictures or conversations in it, `and what is the use of a book,' thought Alice `without pictures or conversation. In the most renowned novel by English author Lewis Carroll, restless young Alice literally stumbles into adventure when she follows the hurried, time-obsessed White Rabbit down a hole and into a fantastical realm where animals are quite verbose, logic is in short supply, and royalty tends to be exceedingly unpleasant. Each playfully engaging chapter presents absurd scenarios involving an 4/5(K).

    Alice is a fictional child living during the middle of the Victorian era. In Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (), which takes place on 4 May, the character is widely assumed to be seven years old; Alice gives her age as seven and a half in the sequel, which takes place on 4 November. In the text of the two Alice books, author Lewis Carroll often did not remark on the physical appearance of First appearance: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (). There seemed to be no use in waiting by the little door, so she went back to the table, half hoping she might find another key on it, or at any rate a book of rules for shutting people up like telescopes: this time she found a little bottle on it, (‘which certainly was not here before,’ said Alice,) and round the neck of the bottle was a paper label, with the words ‘DRINK ME.


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