Alice's Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-glasseBook - 2006
Introduction by A. S. ByattIllustrations by John TennielIncludes commissioned endnotesConceived by a shy British don on a golden afternoon to entertain ten-year-old Alice Liddell and her sisters, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass have delighted generations of readers in more than eighty languages. "The clue to the enduring fascination and greatness of the Alice books," writes A. S. Byatt in her Introduction, "lies in language. It is play, and word-play, and its endless intriguing puzzles continue to reveal themselves long after we have ceased to be children."Includes a Modern Library Reading Group GuideFrom the Trade Paperback edition.
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Alternative Title: Alice's adventures in wonderland and through the looking-glass
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