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Questions tagged [through-the-looking-glass]

For questions about Through the Looking-Glass, a novel by Lewis Carroll written in 1871 as a sequel to Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. Also for questions about its various adaptations, such as the Disney film, Alice Through the Looking Glass, released in 2016.

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How did Alice get boots in the hospital?

When Alice escapes the hospital she's barefoot. Then when she gets to the roof she suddenly has boots on. How did she get boots on when the whole time we saw her escaping the hospital she was ...
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Why couldn't Alice enter the Horenvendush Day wave the first time?

While riding in the Chronosphere, Alice comes across Horenvendush Day. However, when she tries to enter it, she's bounced back violently and enters another day (I forget which), in which she sees the ...
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Trying to understand the mechanics of the Red queen's country in Through the Looking Glass

An excerpt of the Red Queen Race event in Through the Looking Glass The Queen propped her up against a tree, and said kindly, 'You may rest a little now.' Alice looked round her in great surprise....
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the chess game in Through the Looking Glass

Can someone explain the chess game played in the Lewis Carroll's book Through the Looking Glass? The moves (those of them that are moves) are written in a different way than the one I'm used to.