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The making of the Alice books : Lewis Carroll's uses of earlier children's literature

Author: Ronald Reichertz
Publisher: Montréal [Que.] : McGill-Queen's University Press, 1997.
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"In this inquiry, Ronald Reichertz, drawing examples from a wide range of children's literature, demonstrates that the Alice books are infused with conventions of and allusions to earlier works and identifies precursors of Carroll's upside-down, looking-glass, and dream vision worlds. Key passages from related books are reprinted in the appendices, making available many hard-to-find examples of early children's  Read more...
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Reichertz, Ronald, 1933-
Making of the Alice books.
Montreal : McGill-Queen's University Press, 1997
(DLC) 97900657
Named Person: Lewis Carroll; Lewis Carroll; Lewis Carroll; Lewis Carroll; Alice, (Fictitious character from Carroll); Lewis Carroll; Lewis Carroll; Lewis Carroll; Carroll Lewis
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald Reichertz
ISBN: 9780773566651 0773566651
OCLC Number: 144144105
Description: 1 online resource (251 p.) : ill.
Contents: Introduction: Carroll's uses of "litterature" --
Representative specific sources and analogues --
The battle between religious, moral, and informational didacticism and imaginative literature for children --
"The world turned upside down" --
The looking-glass book --
Dream vision: Carroll's subsuming form.
Responsibility: Ronald Reichertz.
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Analyzes Lewis Carroll's "Alice" books in the context of children's literature from the seventeenth through the nineteenth century. This work discusses the didactic and nursery rhyme verse addressed  Read more...

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"The Making of the Alice Books makes important inquiries into children's and Victorian literature that will challenge the way we read, think about, and teach the Alice books." Cathryn M. Mercier, Read more...

 
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