Alices Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis CarrollI cant explain myself, Im afraid, sir, said Alice, Because Im not myself, you see.
When Alice sees a white rabbit take a watch out of its waistcoat pocket she decides to follow it, and a sequence of most unusual events is set in motion. This mini book contains the entire topsy-turvy stories of Alices Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass, accompanied by practical notes and Martina Pelousos memorable full-colour illustrations.
Alice's adventure in wonderland -notes, summary and analysis
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Carroll is most known for his Alice books. He met Alice Liddell in when she was four years old. He made up unique stories to entertain Alice and her sisters. One day when he was picnicking with them, he made up the story of the girl who fell into the rabbit hole. After this, Alice asked Carroll to write the whole story for her.
It seems like a simple fairy tale, but it goes much deeper than that. The events in the story correlate with the steps in a child's growth and progression through childhood and adolescence. How puzzling all these changes are! I'm never sure what I'm going to be, from one minute to another. At the beginning of Alice in Wonderland , Alice daydreams and is unable to pay attention while her sister reads an advanced novel to her.
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Suddenly, she spots a small white rabbit in a pea coat, dart across the grass. What astounds her is that the rabbit takes out a small watch from its pocket and exclaims, "I will be late". Alice had never heard a rabbit talk and moreover felt that it was bizarre for a rabbit to own a pocket watch. Curiosity takes Alice down the rabbit hole and this leads. He said things to her such as. Alice In Wonderland and a Curious Child Lewis Carroll's classic Alice in Wonderland has entertained not only children but adults for over one hundred years. The tale has become a treasure of philosophers, literary critics, and psychoanalysts.