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scientific milieu of Lewis Carroll an analysis of theme and structure in Alice in Wonderland and Through the looking-glass by Shirley M Edwards

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Published .
Written in English


  • Carroll, Lewis, -- 1832-1898

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Statementby Shirley M. Edwards
The Physical Object
Pagination118 leaves ;
Number of Pages118
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18005514M

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Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (/ ˈ l ʌ t w ɪ dʒ ˈ d ɒ dʒ s ən /; 27 January – 14 January ), better known by his pen name Lewis Carroll, was an English writer of children's fiction, notably Alice's Adventures in Wonderland and its sequel Through the was noted for his facility at word play, logic, and poems Jabberwocky and The Hunting of the Snark are Born: Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, 27 January , .   This is why it may seem surprising that Lewis Carroll, the famous author of the mind-bending children’s book Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (), was an avid reader of the cutting-edge scientific literature of his day—including scientific investigations of dreams—and that these studies influenced his formulation of Wonderland. Dreams in general and Wonderland in particular . The Annotated Snark: The Full Text of Lewis Carroll's Great Nonsense Epic The Hunting of the Snark By Lewis Carroll; Henry Holiday Simon and Schuster, PS PRIMARY SOURCE A primary source is a work that is being studied, or that provides first-hand or direct evidence on a topic. It's possible that if Lewis Carroll had never met Alice Liddell, he might have enjoyed a more peaceful lifetime and an obscure legacy. But his whimsical inventiveness touched everything he did, and a story he made up one afternoon for a little girl became one of literature's great classics, Alice in Wonderland.

In , Carroll released a piece of work using a pseudonym that would make him famous. He published a romantic poem titled Solitude using Lewis Carroll as the pen name. Carroll first book was Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland published in It was the first novel in Alice in Wonderland series that consists of five books.   A lecturer in mathematics at Oxford University’s Christ Church College, Lewis Carroll (the pen name of author, academic, and Anglican minister Charles Lutwidge Dodgson) composed dozens of.   The author, a former chairman of the Lewis Carroll Society, and the editor of 10 volumes of Carroll’s diaries, told the Guardian that Carroll was “a man who had an instant rapport with.   This year marks the th anniversary of Lewis Carroll’s masterpiece, the wildly imaginative book Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland (). But the recent discovery of .

  The Math Wars, Lewis Carroll Style. In , Charles Dodgson, better known as Lewis Carroll, published an odd little book called Euclid and his . Lewis Carroll is the pen name of English novelist Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (). He is best known for his novel Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and its sequel Through the Looking l was also a mathematician, logician, photographer and an Anglican deacon. Lewis Carroll: Author, Mathematician, and Christian David L. Neuhouser Mathematics Department Taylor University Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (), better known as Lewis Carroll, is best known as the creative and imaginative author of the Alice stories, but he was also a mathematician at Christ Church College, Oxford University and a devout. The Lewis Carroll Picture Book; A Selection from the Unpublished Writings and Drawings of Lewis Carroll [Pseud.] Together with Reprints from Scarce an by Lewis Carroll .