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Published: 04 October 2009

352 Pages | integrated b/w by Sir John Tenniel

ISBN: 9780199558292

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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass

New Edition

Lewis Carroll
Edited by Peter Hunt

Oxford World's Classics

  • A new edition of Lewis Carroll's classic Alice stories by one of the foremost children's literature experts, Peter Hunt, and featuring Tenniel's much-loved illustrations.
  • Includes the 'Wasp in a Wig' episode, removed from the proofs of Through the Looking-Glass.
  • Takes account of the most recent research and critical opinion.
  • The Introduction places the book in the context of children's literature and general literature, and reviews interpretations of them, and the various views of Dodgson's relationship to children and childhood.
  • Extensive explanatory notes give information on Dodgson's political, social, intellectual, and personal allusions and sources.
  • Includes an extensive bibliography and a chronology of Dodgson's life and times.