Jabberwocky and Other Poems

Front Cover
Courier Corporation, Jun 14, 2001 - Poetry - 56 pages
6 Reviews
Carefully chosen collection contains 34 of Carroll's most appealing verses — nonsense verse, parodies, burlesques, more — including such unforgettable pieces as "The Walrus and the Carpenter," "The Mock Turtle's Song," and "Father William," as well as such lesser-known gems as "My Fancy," "A Sea Dirge," "Brother and Sister," "Hiawatha's Photographing," "The Mad Gardener's Song," "What Tottles Meant," "Poeta Fit, non Nascitur," "The Little Man That Had a Little Gun," and many others.

What people are saying - Write a review

User ratings

5 stars
3
4 stars
1
3 stars
2
2 stars
0
1 star
0

LibraryThing Review

User Review  - BrynDahlquis - LibraryThing

Lewis Carroll is a genius of fun and humor. I can easily see myself reading these poems over and over again. Second time reading: Still reading them over and over again. I'm determined to commit many of them to memory, and also to loudly sing "Turtle Soup" everytime I eat soup. Read full review

JABBERWOCKY

User Review  - Jane Doe - Kirkus

It would be hard not to end up with an outstanding result when starting with such brilliant material as Carroll's "Jabberwocky," but Stewart's mixed-media illustrations suit the wry humor of this ... Read full review

Other editions - View all

References to this book

About the author (2001)

Lewis Carroll (1832–98) was the pseudonym of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, a Professor of Mathematics at Cambridge University. Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and its sequel, Through the Looking Glass, are rich repositories of his sparkling gifts for wordplay, logic, and fantasy.

Bibliographic information