Download Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking by Lewis Carroll PDF

By Lewis Carroll

The Mad Hatter, the gruesome Duchess, the Mock Turtle, the Queen of Hearts, the Cheshire Cat-characters each one extra eccentric than the final, and that may basically have come from Lewis Carroll, the grasp of elegant nonsense. In those fabulous burlesques he created of the main well-known and exceptional novels of all time that not just stirred our mind's eye yet revolutionized literature.

• that includes the beautiful line drawings created for the unique version

Show description

Read or Download Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass PDF

Similar fiction books

The Comfort of Strangers

As their vacation unfolds, Colin and Maria are locked into their very own intimacy. They groom themselves meticulously, as if anyone is looking forward to them who cares deeply approximately how they seem. once they meet a guy with a annoying tale to inform, they develop into drawn right into a fable of violence and obsession.

A Lotus for Miss Quon

While Steve Jaffe came across million cash worthy of diamonds hidden within the wall of his villa in Saigon, he had no goal of giving up the loot. All he needed to do was once set up an go out visa and go away, till his houseboy threatened to visit the police. Jaffe had basically intended to prevent him, yet as a substitute he unearths himself a felon with homicide on his arms.

Der Meister und Margarita

Unglaubliche Dinge geschehen im Moskau der dreißiger Jahre. Berlioz, der Vorsitzende einer Literaturgesellschaft, und Besdomny, ein junger Lyriker, diskutieren an einem Frühlingsabend über die Nichtexistenz Christi. In ihr Gespräch mischt sich ein Fremder, welcher beiläufig erwähnt, daß er nicht nur mit Kant gefrühstückt hat, sondern auch beim zweiten Verhör Jesu durch Pontius Pilatus zugegen gewesen sei.

Fire Within (Guardian Witch, Book 2)

A hidden evil stalks the city…

Ari Calin refuses to think her human buddy Eddie murdered a vampire—in spite of his confession. Her human companion Ryan thinks the case is a slam dunk, even if there’s no weapon and no witnesses, yet Ari’s now not approximately to allow her good friend take the rap with out checking out more.

When Ari attends a charity occasion at the arm of a good-looking werewolf, she unearths a person she by no means anticipated to work out again—Andreas De Luca, the charismatic vampire she used thus far. whilst their eyes meet around the room, stories come speeding again. His kiss, his contact, a savage death…and a terrifying magical bond. A reconnection is the very last thing she wishes. in simple terms through staying away and forgetting Andreas can she wish to prevent the Legend of Ramora.

But while vampires continue demise, something turns into transparent: Riverdale has a serial killer on its palms, and Andreas may be subsequent. Ari starts to worry there’s extra to it, even though. anything actually evil is stalking the town, ready to take control…

Additional info for Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass

Example text

The bullriding. ” “Don’t think so,” said the crotchscratcher. ” “He won’t,” said Leecil, and to Diamond, ‘You bet it ain’t no picnic. ” It turned out that it was a picnic and he did get tore up. His mother, Kaylee Felts, managed a tourist store, one of a chain headquartered in Denver: HIGH WEST—Vintage Cowboy Gear, Western Antiques, Spurs, Collectibles. Diamond had helped open boxes, dust showcases, wire-brush crusty spurs since he was twelve and she told him there was probably a place in the business for him after college, one of the other stores if he wanted to see the world.

Look at your hands,” she said. “They’re a mess. ” She was dolled up, her hair long and streaked blond, crimped like Chinese noodles, her eyelids iridescent blue. Diamond extended his fingers, turned his carefully scrubbed hands palm up, palm down, muscular hands with cut knuckles and small scars, two nails purple-black and lifting off at the base. “They’re clean. And I’m not broke. ” “Oh, eat some salad,” she said. They ate in silence, forks clicking among the pieces of cucumber and tomato. He disliked cucumber.

He grasped the car door handle. It was locked. Inside, by the dashboard glow, he could see the gleam of the keys in the ignition where he’d left them to keep the car running. It was almost funny. He picked up a big two-handed rock and smashed it on the driver’s-side window, slipped his arm in through the hole, into the delicious warmth of the car, a contortionist’s reach, twisting behind the steering wheel and down, and had he not kept limber with exercise and nut cutlets and green leafy vegetables he never could have reached the keys.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.72 of 5 – based on 19 votes