Resultados para: mervyn peake
In a world bound by iron laws and dead rituals, two young men are struggling to make their way: Steerpike, the renegade kitchen-boy who seduces and murders his way up the social ladder, and Titus Groan, heir to Gormenghast, who comes to threaten its...
'apos;Peake'apos;s books are actual additions to life; they give, like certain rare dreams, sensations we never had before, and enlarge our conception of the range of possible experience'apos; C.S. LewisEnter the world of Gormenghast. The vast...
Sibley,Brian; Peake,Mervyn; Gilmore,Maeve(4900284)
In Titus Awakes the 77th Earl of Groan leaves the crumbling castle of Gormenghast and finds the larger world even stranger than his birthplace. Confronted by elemental and human threats - snowstorms, shipwrecks and attempts on his life - Titus'...
Carroll,Lewis; Self,Will; Self,Will; Peake,Mervyn(618456)
A little girl falls down a rabbit hole and discovers a world of nonsensical and amusing characters.
Carroll,Lewis; Peake,Mervyn; Peake,Mervyn(618457)
In this sequel to 'Alice in Wonderland', Alice journeys through a mirror to a strange and wonderful world where curious adventures await her.
The Gormenghast Novels
Uses cartoon-like drawings to represent such sayings as 'Burning their bridges,' 'Sitting pretty,' 'To cut a long story short,' and 'I could just kick myself.'
Carroll,Lewis; Self,Will; Self,Will; Peake,Mervyn; Peake,Mervyn; Smith,Zadie(1033717)
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There