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Well done, little Alice,舗 [Carroll] said. 舗5 Carroll completed work on the sequel quickly; a manuscript entitled Behind the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Saw There was posted to Macmil lan in January 1869. It appeared, with its present title, in time for Christmas 1871, though its publication date reads 1872. The book was a wild success, selling out its initial print run of 9,000 copies almost immediately. By 1893 it had sold 60,000 copies. TAMING CHANCE VS. 舡 (p. 舡 the Sheep asked, handing her a pair of knitting-needles as she spoke.

In his biography of Carroll, Derek Hudson recounts the following incident: The room they entered had a tall mirror standing in one corner. [Carroll] gave his cousin an orange and asked her which hand she held it in. When she replied 舖The right,舗 he asked her to stand before the glass and tell him in which hand the little girl in the mirror was holding it. 舖The left hand舗, came the puzzled reply. 舗 . . 舗 . . 舖Well done, little Alice,舗 [Carroll] said. 舗5 Carroll completed work on the sequel quickly; a manuscript entitled Behind the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Saw There was posted to Macmil lan in January 1869.

The language of one舗s own dream may not be all nourishing, after all. After waking, Alice舗s sister tells her to run in and have some tea. And in Looking-Glass, Alice promises the kitten a breakfast accompanied by a tale of the Walrus and his oysters舒as if poetry were nourishment. In Alice tears are shed, creatures are taken for a stroll and then devoured, and Queens scream their heads off. Yet if strong feelings and unreasonable desires abound in the Alice books, understanding the feelings of others is scarce.

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