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philosopher"s Alice

Peter Lauchlan Heath

philosopher"s Alice

Alice"s adventures in Wonderland & Through the looking-glass

by Peter Lauchlan Heath

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Published by St. Martin"s Press in New York .
Written in

  • Great Britain
    • Subjects:
    • Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898,
    • Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898,
    • Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898 -- Philosophy,
    • Children -- Books and reading -- Great Britain -- History -- 19th century,
    • Children"s stories, English -- History and criticism,
    • Fantasy fiction, English -- History and criticism,
    • Alice (Fictitious character : Carroll),
    • Philosophy in literature

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliography: p. 244-249.

      Statementby Lewis Carroll, with illus. by John Tenniel. Introd. and notes by Peter Heath.
      ContributionsCarroll, Lewis, 1832-1898., Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898.
      LC ClassificationsPR4611.A73 H4
      The Physical Object
      Pagination249 p.
      Number of Pages249
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5433389M
      LC Control Number73080789

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