The Hunting of the Snark (Illustrated + Audiobook Download Link + Active TOC) [NOOK Book]

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The Hunting of the Snark (Illustrated + Audiobook Download Link + Active TOC)

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• Includes beautiful artworks and illustrations
• A link of a FREE audio book to download at the end of the book
• Active Table of Contents for an easy navigation within the book
• Manually coded and crafted by professionals for highest formatting quality and standards

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The Hunting of the Snark (An Agony in 8 Fits) is usually thought of as a nonsense poem written by Lewis Carroll (Charles Lutwidge Dodgson) in 1874, when he was 42 years old. It describes "with infinite humour the impossible voyage of an improbable crew to find an inconceivable creature". The poem borrows occasionally from Carroll's short poem "Jabberwocky" in Through the Looking-Glass (especially the poem's creatures and portmanteau words), but it is a stand-alone work, first published in 1876 by Macmillan. The illustrations were by Henry Holiday.

In common with other Carroll works, the meaning of his poems has been queried and analysed in depth. One of the most comprehensive gatherings of information about the poem and its meaning is The Annotated Snark by Martin Gardner. (Wikipedia)
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  • BN ID: 2940014960755
  • Publisher: ngims Publishing
  • Publication date: 8/3/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • File size: 2 MB

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 6, 2001

    If You Liked Alice...

    then you need to read this poem. Having the same flavor of nonsense that you find in the poetry included in the Alice books, this poem 'in Eight Fits' satisfies the need for a third Alice book. I'd rate this as being on a par with the Alice books, and much better than the other works of Dodgson, like 'Sylvie and Bruno'. I think you should also limit your first purchase of this book to one with the original illustrations. And, remember, the Snark WAS a Boojum.

    3 out of 4 people found this review helpful.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 22, 2013

    Welcome to micronesiaclan.

    Where the cats chew beetlenut all day.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted January 3, 2013

    Warriors Den

    This is the warriors den, where all the warriors of SnowClan sleep.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 8, 2012

    Nexusbloom

    Can i be deputy? A grey shecat meows.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 14, 2013

    Blazestar

    Get. Out. Now.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 9, 2013

    To welcome to micronesiaclan

    This is snowclan territory. Be glad blazestar hasnt seen you yet. -Shamrockleaf~deputy of snowclan

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  • Anonymous

    Posted November 18, 2012

    EasterStar

    She saw Snowkit and grabbed the kit.

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