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

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

by LewisCarroll (Author), Chris Riddell (Illustrator), JohnTenniel (Illustrator)


When Alice steps through the looking-glass, she enters a world of chess pieces and nursery rhyme characters who behave very strangely. Humpty Dumpty, Tweedledee and Tweedledum, the dotty White Knight and the sharp-tempered Red Queen - none of them are what they seem. In fact, through the looking-glass, everything is distorted.


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Format: Paperback
Pages: 176
Edition: New Ed
Publisher: Puffin Classics
Published: 30 Oct 2003

ISBN 10: 0140367098
ISBN 13: 9780140367096
Children’s book age: 9-11 Years

Author Bio
Lewis Carroll, born Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (1832-98), grew up in Cheshire in the village of Daresbury, the son of a parish priest. He was a brilliant mathematician, a skilled photographer and a meticulous letter and diary writer. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, inspired by Alice Liddell, the daughter of the Dean of Christ Church in Oxford, was published in 1865, followed by Through the Looking-Glass in 1867. He wrote numerous stories and poems for children including the nonsense poem The Hunting of the Snark and fairy stories Sylvie and Bruno.