New Adventures of Alice

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New Adventures of Alice
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First edition cover of New Adventures of Alice
AuthorJohn Rae
CountryUnited States
LanguageEnglish
GenreFantasy novel
PublisherP. F. Volland
Publication date
1917
Media typePrint (Hardback & Paperback)
Pages160 p.

New Adventures of Alice is a novel by John Rae, written in 1917 and published by P. F. Volland of Chicago. It is, according to Carolyn Sigler, one of the more important "Alice imitations", or novels inspired by Lewis Carroll's Alice books.[1]

The book opens with a little girl, Betsy, wishing for another Alice book. She passes into a dream, and finds in the attic a book which begins with Alice reading Mother Goose rhymes to her kittens, leading to further adventures.

The book features black-and-white line drawings as well as colour plates by the author, who was known for his portraits of Carl Sandburg and Albert Einstein.

2010 edition cover of New Adventures of Alice

Bibliography[edit]

  • Rae, John (2010) New Adventures of Alice. Evertype. ISBN 978-1-904808-53-4

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Sigler, Carolyn, ed. Alternative Alices: Visions and Revisions of Lewis Carroll's "Alice" Books. Lexington, KY, University Press of Kentucky, 1997.