Join Listal here 
Existing members 
Login here 
Join Listal to create lists, share images, get recommendations and much more

Through the Looking-Glass (Dover Thrift Editions)

Through the Looking-Glass (Dover Thrift Editions)
7.8 Rating
(11 ratings)

Your Rating:

Buy at Amazon

Written by


63 votes
10 Horrifying Monsters in Literature (10 items)
list by Vrajitoarea
Published 3 years ago 21 comments

Website: Amazon
Manufacturer: Dover Publications
Release date: 14 May 1999
ISBN-10 : 0486408787 | ISBN-13: 9780486408781
Join Listal to add your own lists, reviews, tags, pictures and videos to this book

Update feed

Vrajitoarea added this to a list 3 years ago
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"