Traces the creation and influence of the Alice books against a shifting cultural landscape - the birth of photography, changing definitions of childhood and sexuality and the tensions inherent in the transition between the Victorian and modern worlds. Num Pages: 496 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; BGL; DSBF; DSK. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 246 x 166 x 50. Weight in Grams: 926. . 2015. Hardcover. . . . . Books ship from the US and Ireland. Bookseller Inventory #
Synopsis: 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
About the Author: Robert Douglas-Fairhurst is Professor of English Literature and a Fellow of Magdalen College, Oxford.
Title: The Story of Alice: Lewis Carroll and The ...
Publisher: Harvill Secker
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