Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There

Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There

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Follow Alice through the looking-glass with the illustrations of Mervyn Peake. Peake was commissioned to produce a series of pen and ink drawings to accompany the Lewis Carroll story in 1940. Originally drawn on poor quality wartime paper, they have been meticulously reproduced for this edition.show more

Product details

  • 12-17
  • Hardback | 224 pages
  • 124 x 190 x 28mm | 421.85g
  • Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
  • London, United Kingdom
  • Throughout (2 Colour)
  • 0747553734
  • 9780747553731
  • 998,014

About Lewis Carroll

Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (1832-98), or Lewis Carroll as he was better known, was a lecturer in Mathematics at Oxford University when he wrote Alice in Wonderland, and later Through the Looking Glass or What Alice Found There for Alice Liddell. Mervyn Peake (1911-68) was an artist and writer. In addition to Treasure Island and The Rime of the Ancient Mariner, he also illustrated Household Tales by the Brothers Grimm and The Hunting of the Snark. His novels include the Gormenghast trilogy - Titus Groan, Gormenghast and Titus Alone - and Mr Pye.show more

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