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The Resource The mystery of Lewis Carroll : discovering the whimsical, thoughtful and sometimes lonely man who created Alice in Wonderland, Jenny Woolf

The mystery of Lewis Carroll : discovering the whimsical, thoughtful and sometimes lonely man who created Alice in Wonderland, Jenny Woolf

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The mystery of Lewis Carroll : discovering the whimsical, thoughtful and sometimes lonely man who created Alice in Wonderland
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The mystery of Lewis Carroll
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discovering the whimsical, thoughtful and sometimes lonely man who created Alice in Wonderland
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Jenny Woolf
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eng
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A portrait of the author of "Alice in Wonderland" analyzes contradictory aspects of his character, tapping recently discovered sources to set Carroll's life in the context of Victorian England, and assesses his financial difficulties and his relationship with the real Alice
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Title
The mystery of Lewis Carroll
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Summary
A portrait of the author of "Alice in Wonderland" analyzes contradictory aspects of his character, tapping recently discovered sources to set Carroll's life in the context of Victorian England, and assesses his financial difficulties and his relationshipwith the real Alice
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Biography type
individual biography
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BTCTA
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  • 828/.809
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illustrations
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index present
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non fiction
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bibliography
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adult
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discovering the whimsical, thoughtful, and sometimes, lonely man who created "Alice in Wonderland"
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discovering the whimsical, thoughtful, and sometimes, lonely man who created "Alice in Wonderland"
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Jenny Woolf
The mystery of Lewis Carroll : discovering the whimsical, thoughtful and sometimes lonely man who created Alice in Wonderland, Jenny Woolf
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The mystery of Lewis Carroll : discovering the whimsical, thoughtful and sometimes lonely man who created Alice in Wonderland, Jenny Woolf
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [300]-317) and index
Contents
"My father and mother were honest though poor--" : family -- "You can do arithmetic, I trust?" : Oxford life -- "Nose in the middle, mouth under" : the human body -- "This strange wild man from other lands" : love and sex -- "Children are three-fourths of my life" : children -- "Child of the pure unclouded brow" : Alice -- "That awful mystery" : religion and the supernatural -- "And would you be a poet?" : literature and storytelling -- "--took the camera of rosewood" : photography -- "He offered large discount, he offered a cheque" : money -- Appendix. Report of Dr Yvonne Hart on Carroll's neurological symptoms
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ocn651912507
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21 cm.
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Edition
1st St. Martin's Griffin ed.
Extent
x, 326 p.
Isbn
9780312673710
Isbn Type
(pbk.)
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ill.
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(OCoLC)651912507

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