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Through the Looking Glass (1872) [Novel]
by Lewis Carroll Rating: Weighted - 7.8 / Average - 7.8 of 10 (60 votes) (Rate!)
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Series: Alice's Adventures
Part: 2

Summary :

Alice goes through the looking glass into another world whose eccentric inhabitants seem to be either chess-pieces or characters from nursery rhymes - that is, when they are not talking flowers or insects. Obeying their own impossible rules of logic, they are full of criticism or good advice as Alice, a lowly Pawn, sets out on her quest to become a Queen of the Chess Board.

Original title: Through the Looking Glass
Original languages: English


Genre: FictionFantasyHumorous
FictionChildren & Young AdultFantasy

This work is excerpted in the following works :
     Book of Fantasy, the (1940) [Anthology]
      Authors: Lewis Carroll , Edgar Allan Poe , Rudyard Kipling , Ambrose Bierce , Ray Bradbury , Nathaniel Hawthorne , Franz Kafka , James Joyce , Mary Shelley , Leo Tolstoy , Edith Wharton , Oscar Wilde , William Butler Yeats , Voltaire , Lord Dunsany , Arthur Machen , Olaf Stapledon , J. G. Ballard , Julio Cortázar , Jorge Luis Borges , G. K. Chesterton , Thomas Carlyle , Guy de Maupassant , Francois Rabelais , Evelyn Waugh , Petronius Arbiter , Saki , B. Traven , W. W. Jacobs , Barry Perowne , Thomas Bailey Aldrich , Edward Lucas White , Ryunosuke Akutagawa , Walter de la Mare , Max Beerbohm , I. A. Ireland , May Sinclair , Jean Cocteau , Juan Manuel , Silvina Ocampo , Léon Bloy , Giovanni Papini , Adolfo Bioy Casares , Leonid Andreyev , John Aubrey , Tor Ĺge Bringsvaerd , Delia Ingenieros , Ah'med Ech Chiruani , Martin Buber , Arturo Cancela , Pilar de Lusarreta , Chuang Tzu , Santiago Dabove , Alexandra David-Neel , Macedonio Fernández , James George Frazer , Elena Garro , Herbert A. Giles , Leopoldo Lugones , Edwin Morgan , H. A. Murena , Niu Chiao , Carlos Peralta , Manuel Peyrou , P'u Sung Ling , W. W. Skeat , Emanuel Swedenborg , Juan Rudolfo Wilcock , Richard Wilhelm , G. Willoughby-Meade , Ts'ao Hsueh-Ch'in , Auguste Comte de Villiers de l'Isle-Adam , Wu Ch'Eng En , José Zorrilla
This work is a subwork of the following works :
     Alice's Adventures in Wonderland / Through the Looking Glass (1962) [Omnibus Volume]
      Author: Lewis Carroll
     Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (2007) [Omnibus Volume]
      Author: Lewis Carroll


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Edition #1: Through the Looking Glass

Through the Looking Glass (1962)
Edition Details (IBList user synopsis):

The Folio Society edition features a perfect reproduction of the frontispiece and all the woodcuts by John Tenniel in the original first edition and reproduces the work exactly as orignally published.

Language: English

Edition: Folio Society edition

Illustrated by: Sir John Tenniel
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Manifested in:

Through the Looking Glass (2005)

Format: Hardcover
Place of publication: London
Publisher: Folio Society
Dimensions: 5.5 x 8.7 x 0.8 in
Pages: 132

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