Jabberwock


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Jabberwock

frightful burbling monster with flaming eyes. [Br. Lit.: Carroll Through the Looking-Glass]
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See also Brower, Beware the Jabberwock, supra note 2, at 476-87; Brewer, Empire Strikes Back, supra note 2, at 66-68, 81-88; William S.
The big event fell to Jabberwock, a puppy who had broken a leg when very young and, while being treated, survived an attack of distemper.
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Wonderland legend says only Alice can battle the terrible Jabberwock.
Stephen Fry provides the voice of the Cheshire Cat, Michael Sheen is the voice of the White Rabbit, Alan Rickman as the voice of the Caterpillar, Barbara Windsor is the voice of the Dormouse, Matt Lucas is both Tweedledee and Tweedledum, and legendary actor Christopher Lee is the Jabberwock.
Lee, 87, is still working, and recently voiced the Jabberwock in Tim Burton's 'Alice In Wonderland', which is due out next year.
Now 87, he is still working, and recently voiced the Jabberwock in Tim Burton's Alice In Wonderland, due out next year.
Carroll's term for such linguistic hybrids was "the portmanteau word"; as he notes in his Introduction to The Hunting of the Snark: "this poem is to some extent connected with the lay of the Jabberwock," and, as in that earlier nonsense poem, the "hard words" in the Snark can be explained by "Humpty Dumpty's theory, of two meanings packed into one word like a portmanteau" (p.
He took his vorpal sword in hand: Long time the manxome foe he sought So rested he by the Tumtum tree, And stood awhile in thought And as in uffish thought he stood, The Jabberwock, with eyes of flame, Came whiffling through the tulgey wood, And burbled as it came
But far more often, Victorian fantasists who wanted monsters either invented their own (such as George MacDonald's patchwork beasts in The Princess and Curdie or Lewis Carroll's Jabberwock and Snark--athough Tenniel drew the Jabberwock to look like a sort of dragon), or made use of less familiar mythical beasts (such as the Gryphon/Griffin of Carroll and Frank R.
They have fought their imaginary Jabberwock in loud combat and often-heroic prose.
On Saturday, Jabberwock Tale Spinners, a troupe of teen storytellers trained by Impact