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  • Lewis Carroll

    Es una novela infantil escrita por Lewis Carroll en 1871. Es la continuación de Las aventuras de Alicia en el país de las maravillas (aunque no hace referencias a lo que ocurre en ese libro). Muchas cosas de las que acontecen en el libro parecen, metafóricamente, reflejadas en un espejo. Mientras que el primer libro juega con cartas vivientes, en esta ocasión Alicia se ve envuelta en una loca partida de ajedrez. Carroll nos proporciona una lista de los movimientos que en ella se producen, aunque algunos de ellos van en contra de las reglas del juego, como si fuera un niño pequeño el que estuviera...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    Journey to the imaginative world of Wonderland in this bundle of Alice in Wonderland books. Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass have inspired countless films, plays, and songs in over 150 years of their publication, and these stories continue to capture the imaginations of all generations. Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland – When Alice’s boring school lessons are interrupted by a white rabbit with a pocketwatch, she starts on an exciting adventure that takes her to the nonsensical and fascinating world of Wonderland. Join Alice as she meets beloved characters like the Cheshire Cat and the Mad Hatter as she tries to find her way home...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    Brought to you by Penguin. This Penguin Classic is performed by Katie Leung, star of the Harry Potter films. This definitive recording includes an Introduction by Hugh Haughton. Conjured up one 'golden afternoon' in 1862 to entertain Alice Liddell, the daughter of the dean of Carroll's college, the dream worlds of nonsensical Wonderland and back-to-front Looking-Glass kingdom depict order turned upside-down. Following the white rabbit into his warren, Alice falls into a world where croquet is played with hedgehogs and flamingos, a baby turns into a pig, time runs amok at a the Mad Hatter's tea-party, a chaotic game of chess makes Alice a Queen and the Mock Turtle and Gryphon dance...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (commonly shortened to Alice in Wonderland) is an 1865 novel written by English mathematician Charles Lutwidge Dodgson under the pseudonym Lewis Carroll. It tells of a girl named Alice falling through a rabbit hole into a fantasy world populated by peculiar, anthropomorphic creatures. The tale plays with logic, giving the story lasting popularity with adults as well as with children. It is considered to be one of the best examples of the literary nonsense genre. Its narrative course and structure, characters and imagery have been enormously influential in both popular culture and literature, especially in the fantasy...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    Alice's Adventures in Wonderland Lewis Carroll AudioBook - An acclaimed children's classic depicting the odd, but riveting journeys of the curious Alice as she explores the surreal world of Wonderland. Written by Charles Lutwidge Dodgson or better known under his pseudonym Lewis Caroll, this episodic novel is assembled in twelve chapters each containing a prominent adventure. The departure from logic and its embracement of pure imagination is what makes Alice's Adventures in Wonderland a model for fantasy novels and a timeless classic. The novel begins when the self-aware young Alice, who grows bored of sitting by the river with her sister, and spots a peculiar looking rabbit, dressed in...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    And what is the use of a book,' thought Alice, 'without pictures or conversation?” ― Lewis Carroll, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland This Beautiful edition contains complete original black and white illustrations by Sir John Tenniel. Alice in Wonderland is an 1865 novel by English author Lewis Carroll. It tells of a young girl named Alice, who falls through a rabbit hole into a subterranean fantasy world populated by peculiar, anthropomorphic creatures. It is considered to be one of the best examples of the literary nonsense genre. The tale plays with logic, giving the story lasting popularity with adults as well as with children. One of the best-known and most popular works...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    11-year-old actor Eden Giuliano presents a brand new line of exciting children's stories from Icon! This is the handwritten book that Carroll wrote for private use before being urged to develop it later into Alice in Wonderland. It was generously illustrated by Carrol and meant to entertain his family and friends. When a sick child in a hospital enjoyed it so much, the mother wrote him saying it had distracted her for a bit from her pain and led eventually to Carroll expanding the story. The Reverend Charles Lutwidge Dodgson and the Reverend Robinson Duckworth rowed in a boat, on 4 July 1862, up the Isis with the three young daughters of Henry Liddell, (the Vice-Chancellor of Oxford...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    This is the handwritten book that Carroll wrote for private use before being urged to develop it later into Alice in Wonderland. It was generously illustrated by Carrol and meant to entertain his family and friends. When a sick child in a hospital enjoyed it so much, the mother wrote him saying it had distracted her for a bit from her pain and led eventually to Carroll expanding the story. I. Down the Rabbit-Hole. The Pool of Tears, II. A Long Tale. The Rabbit Sends in a Little Bill, III. Advice From a Caterpillar, IV. The Queen's...read more

  • Lewis Carroll

    Lewis Carroll's classic, enduring tale begins with Alice chasing the White Rabbit down a rabbit hole, where she tumbles into a nonsensical world brimming with peculiar creatures. In that world she encounters a host of delightfully eccentric characters like the Mad Hatter, the March Hare, the Cheshire Cat, the Mock Turtle, and the Queen of Hearts. Some are friends, some are enemies, and all are memorably unique. Throughout her fantastic journeys, Alice retains her reason, humor, and sense of justice. Alice has become one of the great characters of imaginative literature, as immortal as Don Quixote, Huckleberry Finn, or Dorothy Gale. Her adventures appeal to adults as well as children...read more

  • 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

    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

    Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland comes to life again in this dramatized version of the timeless classic, with stellar performances by Georgia Lee Schultz as Alice, and multi-award-winning Barbara Rosenblat as the Mouse, Duchess, Cheshire Cat, and the Queen. This version features a full cast of characters, music, and sound effects and introduces the original song 'My Garden Back Home.' Join Alice on her strange and wonderful adventures into the world of the Queen of Hearts, the Cheshire Cat, the White Rabbit, and the...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

    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