Through the Looking Glass: And What Alice Found There (Puffin Classics)

Carroll, Lewis

Verlag: Paw Prints 2008-08-11, 2008
ISBN 10: 1439515069 / ISBN 13: 9781439515068
Gebraucht / Anzahl: 0
Bei weiteren Verkäufern erhältlich
Alle  Exemplare dieses Buches anzeigen

Über dieses Buch

Leider ist dieses Exemplar nicht mehr verfügbar. Wir haben Ihnen weitere Exemplare dieses Titels unten aufgelistet.

Beschreibung:

Gently used. Expect delivery in 20 days. Buchnummer des Verkäufers

Über diesen Titel:

Inhaltsangabe: When summer suns were glowing A simple chime, that served to time The rhythm of our rowing Whose echoes live in memory yet, Though envious years would say forget. Come, hearken then, ere voice of dread, With bitter tidings laden, Shall summon to unwelcome bed A melancholy maiden! We are but older children, dear, Who fret to find our bedtime near. Without, the frost, the blinding snow, The storm-wind smoody madness Within, the firelights ruddy glow And childhoods nest of gladness. The magic words shall hold thee fast: Thou sbalt not heed the raving blast.
(Typographical errors above are due to OCR software and don't occur in the book.)

About the Publisher

Forgotten Books is a publisher of historical writings, such as: Philosophy, Classics, Science, Religion, History, Folklore and Mythology.

Forgotten Books' Classic Reprint Series utilizes the latest technology to regenerate facsimiles of historically important writings. Careful attention has been made to accurately preserve the original format of each page whilst digitally enhancing the aged text. Read books online for free at www.forgottenbooks.org

From the Back Cover:

This 1872 sequel to Lewis Carroll's beloved Alice's Adventures in Wonderland finds the inquisitive heroine in a fantastic land where everything is reversed. Looking-glass land, a topsy-turvy world lurking just behind the mirror over Alice's mantel, is a fantastic realm of live chessmen, madcap kings and queens, strange mythological creatures, talking flowers and puddings, and rude insects.
Brooks and hedges divide the lush greenery of looking-glass land into a chessboard, where Alice becomes a pawn in a bizarre game of chess involving Humpty Dumpty, Tweedledum and Tweedledee, the Lion and the Unicorn, the White Knight, and other nursery-rhyme figures. Promised a crown when she reaches the eighth square, Alice perseveres through a surreal landscape of amusing characters that pelt her with riddles and humorous semantic quibbles and regale her with memorable poetry, including the oft-quoted "Jabberwocky."
This handsome, inexpensive edition, featuring the original John Tenniel illustrations, makes available to today's readers a classic of juvenile literature long cherished for its humor, whimsy, and incomparable fantasy.

„Über diesen Titel“ kann sich auf eine andere Ausgabe dieses Titels beziehen.

Bibliografische Details

Titel: Through the Looking Glass: And What Alice ...
Verlag: Paw Prints 2008-08-11
Erscheinungsdatum: 2008
Zustand: very good

Beste Suchergebnisse bei AbeBooks

1.

Carroll, Lewis
Verlag: Paw Prints 2008-08-11 (2008)
ISBN 10: 1439515069 ISBN 13: 9781439515068
Gebraucht Anzahl: 1
Anbieter
Secondsource Books Inc.
(Bolton, ON, Kanada)
Bewertung
[?]

Buchbeschreibung Paw Prints 2008-08-11, 2008. LIBRARY BINDING. Buchzustand: Fine. 1439515069 A very nice copy. The book is clean, tightly bound and glossy. No writing or highlighting and no creasing. No dust Jacket as issued. Buchnummer des Verkäufers SKU1001729

Weitere Informationen zu diesem Verkäufer | Frage an den Anbieter

Gebraucht kaufen
EUR 40,50
Währung umrechnen

In den Warenkorb

Versand: EUR 3,37
Von Kanada nach USA
Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer

2.

Lewis Carroll, John Tenniel (Illustrator)
Verlag: Paw Prints 2008-08-11 (2008)
ISBN 10: 1439515069 ISBN 13: 9781439515068
Gebraucht Anzahl: 1
Anbieter
Ergodebooks
(RICHMOND, TX, USA)
Bewertung
[?]

Buchbeschreibung Paw Prints 2008-08-11, 2008. Library Binding. Buchzustand: Used: Good. Reprint. Buchnummer des Verkäufers SONG1439515069

Weitere Informationen zu diesem Verkäufer | Frage an den Anbieter

Gebraucht kaufen
EUR 76,99
Währung umrechnen

In den Warenkorb

Versand: EUR 3,37
Innerhalb USA
Versandziele, Kosten & Dauer