By: Carroll, Lewis; Gardner, Martin
New York, Bramhall House: 1960
Seller ID: 2303676
Binding: Large Hardcover
Condition: Very Good
Reissue. Edges lightly foxed, ink name on front endpaper. 1960 Large Hardcover. 352 pp. The Annotated Alice is a work by Martin Gardner incorporating the text of Lewis Carroll's major tales: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass as well as the original illustrations by John Tenniel. It has extensive annotations explaining the contemporary references (including the Victorian poems that Carroll parodies), mathematical concepts, wordplay, and Victorian traditions (such as the snap-dragons) featured in the two books. The original book was first published in 1960, it has be... View More...