Looking-glass world

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Looking-glass world
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The looking-glass world by John Tenniel...
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...and by Peter Newell
Through the Looking-Glass location
Creator Lewis Carroll
Genre Children's book
Type Monarchy
Ethnic group(s) Whites, Reds
Language(s) Looking-Glass language (mirror-image English)
Looking-glass world
Through the Looking-Glass location
Creator Lewis Carroll
Genre Children's books
Notable locations Looking-Glass House, Garden of Live Flowers, The Old Sheep Shop, Humpty Dumpty's wall
Notable characters White Knight, Tweedledum and Tweedledee, Humpty Dumpty

The looking-glass world is the setting for Lewis Carroll's 1871 children's novel Through the Looking-Glass.

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The entire country is divided into squares by a series of little brooks with hedges growing perpendicular to them.

Government[edit]

The land is contested by two competing factions, the Reds and the Whites. Each side has its King and Queen, bishops, knights, armies, and castles.

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