The Story of Alice

The Story of Alice

Lewis Carroll and the Secret History of Wonderland

eBook - 2015
Average Rating:
Rate this:
1
Robert Douglas-Fairhurst illuminates two entangled lives: the Oxford mathematician Charles Dodgson (Lewis Carroll) and Alice Liddell, the child for whom he invented the Alice stories. This relationship influenced Carroll's imaginative creation of Wonderland--a sheltered world apart during the stormy transition from the Victorian to the modern era.
Publisher: Cambridge, Massachusetts : The Belknap Press of Harvard University Press, 2015.
ISBN: 9780674287105
067428710X
9780674967793
0674967798
Characteristics: 1 online resource
text file,PDF

Opinion

From the critics


Community Activity

Comment

Add a Comment

stewaroby Jul 31, 2015

A beautifully written book. Initially attracted by the cover I thought I'd give it a go but found it hard to believe there would be much new to say. How wrong I was. Robert Douglas-Fairhurst has created a wonderfully readable history of Carrol and of Alice and of so much more.

Age Suitability

Add Age Suitability

There are no age suitabilities for this title yet.

Summary

Add a Summary

There are no summaries for this title yet.

Notices

Add Notices

There are no notices for this title yet.

Quotes

Add a Quote

There are no quotes for this title yet.

Explore Further

Recommendations

Subject Headings

  Loading...
APL owns a similar edition of this title.

View originally-listed edition

Report edition-matching error

  Loading...
[]
[]
To Top