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The Alice behind wonderland

Verfasser/in: Simon Winchester
Verlag: New York : Oxford University Press, 2011.
Ausgabe/Format   Print book : EnglischAlle Ausgaben und Formate anzeigen
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"In the summer of 1858, in a garden behind Christ Church in Oxford, Charles Dodgson--better known by his pseudonym Lewis Carroll--dressed the six-year-old Alice Liddell in ragamuffin's clothes, and then snapped the camera's shutter. In The Alice Behind Wonderland, Simon Winchester uses the famous photograph of Alice as the launching pad for an appreciative energetic and penetrating look at the inspiration behind,
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Gattung/Form: Criticism, interpretation, etc
Name: Lewis Carroll; Lewis Carroll; Alice Pleasance Liddell Hargreaves; Alice, (Fictitious character from Carroll); Lewis Carroll; Alice Liddell; Lewis Carroll; Alice Pleasance Liddell Hargreaves; Alice, (Fictitious character from Carroll); Lewis Carroll; Alice Pleasance Liddell Hargreaves
Dokumenttyp: Buch
Alle Autoren: Simon Winchester
ISBN: 9780195396195 0195396197
OCLC-Nummer: 641525313
Anmerkungen: Includes index.
Beschreibung: 110 pages : illustrations ; 22 cm
Inhalt: The photograph in question --
The photographer-to-be --
Matters arising --
The rude mechanicals --
The first makings of art --
A portrait most perfect and chaste --
And then the girl became a lady.
Verfasserangabe: by Simon Winchester.
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Simon Winchester turns his unrivaled talents to revealing the significance of the intriguing photograph whose subject inspired Lewis Carroll's Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.  Weiterlesen…

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