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Through the Looking-Glass (Dover Thrift Editions)

Through the Looking-Glass (Dover Thrift Editions)
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10 Horrifying Monsters in Literature (10 items)
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Website: Amazon
Manufacturer: Dover Publications
Release date: 14 May 1999
ISBN-10 : 0486408787 | ISBN-13: 9780486408781
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10 Horrifying Monsters in Literature (10 books items)

"The Jabberwock He is a monstrous nightmare. The reason he is so horrifying is because of Carroll’s masterful description of him using blends (portmanteaus). He concocted new words throughout his famous poem, The Jabberwocky, to lend an air of nonsense, but with that nonsense comes fear. We are afraid of things we cannot sense. When the lights go out, you look over your shoulder at the drooling, horrifying monster you know is instantly panting behind you, ready to strip the flesh off your bone"