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  • Lewis Carroll

    Join Alice as she goes down into the rabbit hole and enters a land of wonder and curiosity. This is the all-time classic tale by Lewis...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    Just when you thought it was safe to make a daisy chain on a boring day, the White Rabbit runs by and changes your day. Based on Lewis Carroll's classic book, join Alice as she falls down the rabbit hole and meets all sorts of whimsical characters. All of your favorites are here in this all-new 2 disc radio...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    When Through the Looking Glass was published in 1871, audiences were as delighted with the book as they were with Lewis Carroll's first masterpiece, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. Alice, now slightly older, walks through a mirror into the Looking-Glass House and immediately becomes involved in a strange game of chess. Soon, she is exploring the rest of the house, meeting a sequence of characters now familiar to most: Tweedledum and Tweedledee, the Red Queen, Humpty Dumpty, and the Walrus, just to name a few. The popular and linguistically playful poem 'Jabberwocky' is also featured in Through the Looking...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    This tale, beloved by children and adults everywhere, follows Alice as she falls down a rabbit hole into a fantasy world, where she meets The Mad Hatter, the Ugly Duchess, the Mock Turtle, the Queen of Hearts and the Cheshire Cat-each character more eccentric than the last. Lewis Carroll, the master of sublime nonsense, has created one of the most famous and fantastic novels of all time. He plays with logic in ways that have given the story lasting popularity and not only stirred our imagination but revolutionized...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    Alice's innocent trip chasing a white rabbit leads her on a wild and fanciful adventure full of unusual happenings, strange people, and tales that become ""curiouser and curiouser. One of the all-time great books for young readers, Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland is an exciting and unusual tale that can entertain both children and adults...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    The sequel to "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" finds Alice back in Wonderland and a pawn in a surreal chess game. This weird and wonderful book includes the poems "Jabberwocky" and "The Walrus and the Carpenter," a talking pudding, and that immortal line "Jam yesterday, jam tomorrow, but never jam today." Lewis Carroll was the nom de plume of Charles Dodgson (1832-1890) an Anglican clergyman, photographer, and...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    Join the CART company down the rabbit hole and across Wonderland. Adapted from the original text by Lewis Carroll, audiences of all ages can enjoy the adventures of Alice, The White Hare, The Mad Hatter, Tweedle Dee & Tweedle Dum, and The Red Queen. This show, which was met with critical rave reviews, combines scenes from Alice in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass, and features a special introduction by Mary Pickford's husband, Buddy Rogers. Don't be late for this very important date! Starring Roddy McDowall, Samantha Eggar, Marvin Kaplan, William Windom, Parley Baer, John Astin, Jeanette Nolan, Norman Lloyd, Kathleen Freeman, Don Messick, Elliott Reid, Ralph Story, Linda Henning,...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    Lewis Carroll’s classic Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, a young girl’s adventure down a magical rabbit hole On a dull afternoon, Alice spots a chance for adventure when a White Rabbit wearing a coat and pocket watch dashes by her, complaining about the time. After chasing the White Rabbit down into his rabbit hole, Alice encounters an entertaining series of eccentric characters including, the Mad Hatter, the Cheshire Cat, Humpty-Dumpty, and the Queen of Hearts. Join Alice as she changes sizes quite indiscriminately, has a madcap tea with an outrageous menagerie and plays croquet with truly cranky...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    The whole family will delight in this entertaining production of Alice’s Adventures In Wonderland. Down the Rabbit hole she slides into a topsy-turvy world where the strangest of strange characters accompany her on her strangest of strange adventures. Join Alice as she befriends the Cheshire Cat, has tea with the Madhatter and plays croquet with the Queen of Hearts. First published in 1865, Lewis Carroll’s masterpiece was one of the first Children’s tales written just for fun. Imaginations will run wild for both young and old in this delightful...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    First published in 1865, these endearing tales of an imaginative child's dream world by Lewis Carroll, pen name for Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, are written with charming simplicity. While delighting children with a heroine who represents their own thoughts and feelings about growing up, the tale is appreciated by adults as a gentle satire on education, politics, literature, and Victorian life in general. All the delightful and bizarre inhabitants of Wonderland are here: the White Rabbit and the Cheshire Cat, the hooka-smoking Caterpillar and the Mad Hatter, the March Hare and the Ugly Duchess . . .and, of course, Alice herself - growing alternately taller and smaller, attending demented tea...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland comesto life again in this dramatized version of the timeless classic, with stellarperformances by Georgia Lee Schultz as Alice, and multi-award-winning BarbaraRosenblat as the Mouse, Duchess, Cheshire Cat, and the Queen. This version featuresa full cast of characters, music, and sound effects and introduces the originalsong "My Garden Back Home." Join Alice on her strange and wonderful adventures into the worldof the Queen of Hearts, the Cheshire Cat, the White Rabbit, and...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    Adema?s de escritor, el ingle?s LEWIS CARROLL fue matema?tico y foto?grafo. Principalmente, menciona la Enciclopedia Bene?t del Lector, le entusiasmaban las nin?as, para quienes invento? gran cantidad de juegos y rompecabezas. Escribio? Alicia en el pai?s de las maravillas para una de ellas, la pequen?a Alice Lidell. Este cuento se popularizo? entre lectores adultos por su con- tenido sati?rico y surrealista, su simbolismo y lo?gica invertida. Teori?as aparte, nin?os y adultos se deleitan con las aventuras de Alicia con el Conejo Blanco, Humpty Dumpty, el Gato Cheshire y muchos otros personajes. Alicia es un baluarte de la literatura universal sin pretensiones de...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    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. Will Alice get her...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    Lewis Carroll (1832 - 1896) is best known for 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland'. It is less widely known that he worked as a lecturer for mathematics at Christ Church college, Oxford for 27 years. 'A tangled tale' merges his two talents as storyteller and mathematician. It consists of 10 short humorous stories which present one or more mathematical problems. The 10 'knots' as they are called, were first published in 'The Monthly Packet' magazine between April 1880 and March 1885, where readers were invited to solve the problems, and the solution was discussed in a later issue. (Summary by...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    Through the Looking Glass, the sequel to Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, was written in 1872 and it finds Alice in a land when she walks through a mirror into the Looking-Glass House. The land is full of mythological creatures and characters and nursery rhyme characters. Alice makes a guest appearance in a bizarre game of chess with Humpty Dumpty! A charming, witty story! (Summary by...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    The sequel to "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" finds Alice back in Wonderland and a piece in a surreal chess game. This weird and wonderful book includes the poems "Jabberwocky" and "The Walrus and the Carpenter," a talking pudding, and that immortal line "Jam yesterday, jam tomorrow, but never jam today." Lewis Carroll was the nom de plume of Charles Dodgson (1832-1890) an Anglican clergyman, photographer, and...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    "Alice was beginning to get very tired of sitting by her sister on the bank, and of having nothing to do ..." .. and from that moment onward we drift with Alice into another world. When she sees a White Rabbit as it runs through the tall grass (looking worriedly at the watch it takes from its waist-coat pocket), she runs after it and drops into a strange dream. The world is full of chatty animals, from a rather stand-offish hookah-smoking caterpillar to the friendly Cheshire Cat which only sometimes goes to the bother of having a body. And everyone seems to be ordering her about ... or telling her to recite poetry! ... and all those verses that she once knew so well seem strangely...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    A dramatization of Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass for the stage. In this version, Alice goes through the looking glass and encounters a variety of strange and wonderful creatures from favorite scenes of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland the Through the Looking Glass. Including a conversation with the Red and White Queens, encounters with Humpty Dumpty, the Mock Turtle, the Cheshire Cat, and the Caterpillar, and of course everyone's favorite Mad Tea Party. (Summary by...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    Nonsense Verse. Each of us has giggled uncontrollably as a child or adult at some silly nothing, some play on words, some nonsense that, for a moment at least, makes the world seem genuinely funny if a little mad. In this volume of Nonsense verse you'll find many favourites to take you back to the time and place where most things are a little upside down or back to front including favourites from Edward Lear, Lewis Carroll and quite a few others to giggle along...read more

  • Lord Alfred Tennyson

    Cricket. A Sport In Verse. As the Sun lengthens its days to Summer so a sport begins to dominate the thoughts and actions of many people. This game so encapsulated of village greens, of evening song, of Middle England is now spread far across the world. From the marathon of a 5 day test to the razzle dazzle excitement of 20 Twenty it captures many things; the comforting sound of willow on leather, the slow raised hand of an umpire, the arcane rules and frequent breaks for tea and other necessities sill conjure up the image of a bygone world even though its own is now global TV, night matches and Hawk Eye cameras. In this volume poets throughout the ages share the agony, the ecstasy and...read more