Alice Barber, or, The adventures of a young woman

  • 100 Pages
  • 3.95 MB
  • English
S. French , New York
Statementby Osgood Bradbury
SeriesWright American fiction -- v. 2 (1851-1875), no. 335
The Physical Object
Pagination100 p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15171395M

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Charles Dodgson, better known as Lewis Carroll, always denied that the characters in Alice's Adventures in Wonderland () and Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There () were based on real people.

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Published inthe novel centers around a young girl’s lively adventures in a fantastical dream world. She falls into this world after she sees a rabbit with a.

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Summary. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland begins as a pleasant fairy and her sister are reading a book that has neither pictures nor conversations.

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