Jabberwocky Variations
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Information about and relating to "Jabberwocky"

Looking Glass Poem
"Jabberwocky" by Lewis Carroll (Charles Lutwidge Dodgson)
Looking Glass Book Alice's first encounter with the poem

Humpty Dumpty's Explanation "I can explain all the poems that ever were invented"
Dodgson's Explanation to Maud Standen, Letter, December 1877
Carroll's Pronunciation Guide "...it may be well to give instructions..."

Made More Stir Than Anything Else, by Eleanor Graham
Most Important of the Poems, by Anne Clark
The Saga of Jabberwocky, by Robert Scott

On Translating
Translations Of "Jabberwocky", by Douglas R. Hofstadter "...there is a kind of rough isomorphism, partly global, partly local..."
Russian Jabberwocky Translations, by Vladimir Shkurkin "...a conscious or intuitive perception of the image each non-word brings forth..."

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