Forty years after this groundbreaking publication, norton is proud to publish the Definitive Edition of The Annotated Alice, a work that combines the notes of Gardner's 1959 edition with his 1990 volume, More Annotated Alice, as well as additional discoveries drawn from Gardner's encyclopedic knowledge of the texts.
The Annotated Alice: The Definitive Edition The Annotated Books Book 0 #ad - . The culmination of a lifetime of scholarship, The Annotated Alice is a landmark event in the rich history of Lewis Carroll and cause to celebrate the remarkable career of Martin Gardner. For over half a century, martin Gardner has established himself as one of the world's leading authorities on Lewis Carroll.
Illustrated with john tenniel's classic, beloved art—along with many recently discovered Tenniel pencil sketches—The Annotated Alice will be Gardner's most beautiful and enduring tribute to Carroll's masterpieces yet.
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But it turns out we have only scratched the surface. These layers relate directly to carroll's interest in philosophy, poetry, mathematics, history, classics, spiritualism and even to his love of music--both sacred and profane. In two continuous commentaries, concealed by manipulation of language, David Day reveals the many layers of teaching, woven around the complete text of the novel for ease of cross-reference on every page, that are carried so lightly in the beguiling form of a fairy tale.
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This gorgeous 150th anniversary edition of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland is also a revelatory work of scholarship.
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The Annotated Flatland: A Romance of Many DimensionsBasic Books #ad - Square, a two-dimensional being who is whisked away by a mysterious visitor to The Land of Three Dimensions, an experience that forever alters his worldview. Like the original, Ian Stewart's commentary takes readers on a strange and wonderful journey. The annotated flatland makes fascinating connections between Flatland and Abbott's era, resulting in a classic to rival Abbott's own, and a book that will inspire and delight curious readers for generations to come.
Flatland is a unique, delightful satire that has charmed readers for over a century. Abbott, it is the fanciful tale of A. Wells, and phrenology. Everest, H. G. With clarity and wit, karl marx, mary shelley's Frankenstein, Stewart illuminates Abbott's numerous Victorian references and touches on such diverse topics as ancient Babylon, Mt.
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The Annotated Hans Christian Andersen The Annotated Books Book 0W. W. Norton & Company #ad - Tatar captures the tales' unrivaled dramatic and visual power, Dickens, along with Shakespeare, showing exactly how Andersen became one of the world's ten most translated authors, and Marx. A richly entertaining and informative collection of Hans Christian Andersen's stories, annotated by one of America's leading folklore scholars.
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Andersen's most beloved tales, " are now joined by "the shadow" and "story of a Mother, " and "The Little Mermaid, such as "The Emperor's New Clothes, " "The Ugly Duckling, " mature stories that reveal his literary range and depth.
The Annotated Waste Land with Eliot's Contemporary Prose: Second EditionYale University Press #ad - S. This definitive edition of T. The edition transforms our understanding of one of the greatest modernist writers and the magnificent poem that became a landmark in literary history. Eliot’s masterpiece presents a new and authoritative version of the poem, along with all the essays Eliot wrote as he was composing The Waste Land, seven of them never before published in book form.
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The definitive edition of the most influential poem of the twentieth century One of the twentieth century’s most powerful—and controversial—works, The Waste Land waspublished in the desolate wake of the First World War.
The Tower Penguin Clothbound PoetryPenguin #ad - It is considered to be one of his most influential collections. The tower includes some of his greatest and most innovative poems including 'sailing to Byzantium', a poetic contemplation of life, a violent and graphic take on the Greek myth of Leda and Zeus and 'Among School Children', a lyrical meditation on man's disillusionment with the physical world; 'Leda and the Swan', love and the creative process.
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Alice in Wonderland and Philosophy: Curiouser and Curiouser The Blackwell Philosophy and Pop Culture Series Book 17Wiley #ad - The perfect companion to lewis carroll's classic book and director Tim Burton's March 2010 remake of Alice in Wonderland Alice?s Adventures in Wonderland has fascinated children and adults alike for generations. Tapping into some of the greatest philosophical minds that ever lived?Aristotle, Hume, Hobbes, and Nietzsche?Alice in Wonderland and Philosophy explores life?s ultimate questions through the eyes of perhaps the most endearing heroine in all of literature.
Why does lewis carroll introduce us to such oddities as blue caterpillars who smoke hookahs, cats whose grins remain after their heads have faded away, and a White Queen who lives backwards and remembers forwards? Is it all just nonsense? Was Carroll under the influence? This book probes the deeper underlying meaning in the Alice books, and reveals a world rich with philosophical life lessons.
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What Would Alice Do?: Advice for the Modern WomanAtria Books #ad - In this essential collection, how to shatter the glass ceiling and get ahead at work, Alice demonstrates why rules are meant to be broken, and how the best experiences in life come from forging your own path, how to handle the most difficult people, the art of grace under pressure, the importance of staying true to yourself, even if that means chasing a white rabbit down a hole.
A perfect gift for book lovers and fans of lewis carroll’s classics Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass, this beautiful handbook of timeless advice is filled with the original and iconic illustrations of Alice and her unforgettable friends from Wonderland. For over 150 years, alice—the incomparable heroine of Lewis Carroll’s classic novels—has delighted readers young and old with her spirit and strength.
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MurphyGrove Press #ad - Murphy, is set in london and dublin, Samuel Beckett’s first published novel, during the first decades of the Irish Republic. Beckett comically describes the various schemes that Murphy employs to stretch his meager resources and the pastimes that he uses to fill the hours of his days. Eventually murphy lands a job as a nurse at Magdalen Mental Mercyseat hospital, where he is drawn into the mad world of the patients which ends in a fateful game of chess.
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