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Lewis carroll [electronic resource] : Biography of the Author of Alice in Wonderland. Steven Needham.

Needham, Steven. (Author).
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  • ISBN: 9781614648826 (electronic bk)
  • Physical Description: 1 online resource
  • Publisher: Cork : Hyperink, 2013.

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Summary, etc.: ABOUT THE BOOKLewis Carroll was a nineteenth century writer from England who is best known for writing Alice's Adventures In Wonderland, the strange and sublime tale of a little girl who is transported to another world when she falls down a magical rabbit hole. Carroll created such classic characters as The Mad Hatter, the Cheshire Cat and The Queen of Hearts. Carroll is also well known for his style of nonsense poetry, as exemplified by his famous poems "Jabberwocky" and "The Hunting of the Snark." Besides his famous writings, Carroll was also a mathematician, photographer, lecturer and clergyman and his written works have received much attention from scholars for over a century.Carroll ostensibly wrote Alice's Adventures In Wonderland and the sequel, Through the Looking Glass, for children. However, these books are also beloved by many adults due to their complicated and subtle nature. Some critics feel that Carroll was actually writing for an adult audience, while others...
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Subject: Nonfiction.
Biography & Autobiography.
Genre: Electronic books.

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