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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland: the Little Folks' Edition by Lewis Carroll
  

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland: the Little Folks' Edition

Literary Fiction   Alice 150th   

RRP £9.99

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The attractive small-sized format of this Little Folks Edition makes it a perfect gift for young readers. It includes 32 colour illustrations by Sir John Tenniel which bring Carroll’s characters vividly to life.


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Synopsis

Alice's Adventures in Wonderland: the Little Folks' Edition by Lewis Carroll

First published by Macmillan in 1907, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland: Little Folks Edition is a charming miniature edition of Lewis Carroll's classic tale which is specially abridged for younger readers. A sixth of the length of the original 1865 edition, it features 32 brightly coloured illustrations by Sir John Tenniel, uniquely featuring Alice in a red dress. Faithfully reproduced from a rare archive copy, this unique little book retains all the charm of the historic original. With luxurious red Wibalin binding and gold sprayed edges, it is the perfect celebration of Alice's special anniversary; a wonderful gift for fans of every age and a must-have for every collector's bookshelf.

About the Author

Lewis Carroll

Lewis Carroll's real name was Charles Lutwidge Dodgson. He was born on 27th January 1832 at Daresbury in Cheshire. He studied at Christ Church, Oxford University and later became a mathematics lecturer there. He wrote Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1865) and Through the Looking Glass (1872) for the daughters of the Dean of Christ Church. He was very fond of puzzles and some readers have found mathematical jokes and codes hidden in his Alice books. His other works include Phantasmagoria and Other Poems (1869), The Hunting of the Snark (1876), Rhyme? And Reason? (1882), The Game of Logic (1887) and Sylvie and Bruno (1889, 1893). Dodgson was also an influential photographer. He died on 14th January 1898.

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Book Info

Publication date

5th February 2015

Author

Lewis Carroll

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Author's Website

www.lewiscarroll.org/carrol...

Publisher

Macmillan Children's Books an imprint of Pan Macmillan

Format

Hardback
128 pages

Categories

Literary Fiction
Alice 150th

Classic fiction (Children's / Teenage)

ISBN

9781447277781

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