The walrus and the carpenter book
The Walrus and The CarpenterA walrus and a carpenter encounter some oysters during their walk on the beach--an unfortunate meeting for the oysters. Convert currency. Add to Basket. Condition: New. Seller Inventory NEW More information about this seller Contact this seller.
THE WALRUS & THE CARPENTER
The Walrus, the carpenter, and the comic book!
They thanked him much for that. And you are very nice! Shall we be trotting home again? One, two! Come to my arms, my beamish boy!
The Walrus and the Carpenter
The Walrus & the Carpenter Poem
The poem is recited in chapter four , by Tweedledum and Tweedledee to Alice. The poem is composed of 18 stanzas and contains lines, in an alternation of iambic trimeters and iambic tetrameters. The rhyming and rhythmical scheme used, as well as some archaisms and syntactical turns, are those of the traditional English ballad. The Walrus and the Carpenter are the eponymous characters in the poem, which is recited by Tweedledum and Tweedledee to Alice. Walking upon a beach one night when both sun and moon are visible, the Walrus and Carpenter come upon an offshore bed of oysters. Groups of four are called up; the exact number is unknown. To the disapproval of the eldest oyster, many more follow them.
He was the author, under his own name, of An Elementary Treatise on Determinants , Symbolic Logic , and other scholarly treatises which would hardly have given him a place in English literature. Charles Dodgson might have been completely forgotten but for the work of his alter ego, Lewis Carroll. Lewis Carroll, shy in the company of adults, loved children and knew and understood the world of the imagination in which the most sensitive of them lived. So he put the little girl Alice Liddell into a dream-story and found himself famous as the author of Alice in Wonderland Through the Looking Glass followed in In recent years Carroll has been taken quite seriously as a major literary artist for adults as well.
The Walrus and the Carpenter Walked on a mile or so, And then they rested on a rock Conveniently low: And all the little Oysters stood And waited in a row. Speculation on what the characters represent, what the story symbolizes, and why all those Oysters has been plentiful over the years. Now there is a comic book to sort it all out! PopMatters reports:. Now, Kaboom Studios makes the tale its own with Snarked 0.