By Lewis Carroll
First released 1865
First released in Puffin Books 1946
Reissued during this version 2015
Cover representation via John Tenniel
You by no means recognize the place you'll end up in Alice's Adventures in Wonderland via Lewis Carroll!
Join Alice in Wonderland, the place not anything is kind of because it seems.
On a normal summer's afternoon, Alice tumbles down a gap and a rare event starts off. In a wierd international with even stranger characters, she meets a grinning cat and a rabbit with a pocket watch, joins a Mad Hatter's Tea social gathering, and performs croquet with the Queen! misplaced during this delusion land, Alice reveals herself growing to be a growing number of curious through the minute . . .
With a superbly inspiring advent by means of Chris Riddell, Alice's Adventures in Wonderland is among the twelve magnificent vintage tales relaunched with a beautiful new hide.
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As if that weren’t enough, he adds: “And this, then, is the meathook of love. This is love’s meathook, Mr. ” Three-Finger walks to the door and opens it. The big man comes in. ” He says, “Frank, there is an undercurrent in this room. ” He’s pointing at Tommy. ” Tommy stands and ThreeFinger walks up to him, as close as possible, kissing distance, and says, “Frank squeezes the shit out of people. Young man, your shit comes from your throat. ” Nobody says anything. Then ThreeFinger reaches into Tommy’s groin with the left hand that’s like a claw.
Even at sixteen, he’s capable (somewhat) of smiling at his passion. And yet, he enjoys it so much, languishes, really, in the thought of his passivity. How he loves the vision! She’ll come running over the untrodden white pages. From some terror, she’ll come running into his strong arms, drawn irresistibly by his ﬁrst work of literature. Remembers something beautiful he’d read in a book. His most enjoyable and useless ideas come from books. An Italian named Calvino had written about a boy who lived in trees, never coming to earth.
Alices Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll