All Things Alice
The Wit, Wisdom, and Wonderland of Lewis CarrollBook - 2004 | 1st ed
As cherished today as it was a century ago, Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland has earned legions of devotees, young and old, from around the world. Now, Linda Sunshine has compiled extraordinary examples of art from dozens of rare and out-of-print editions of the novel. From whimsical to sinister, the artwork spans styles, generations, and countries, making for a one-of-a-kind collection. Quotations from the novel and excerpts from Carroll's journals and letters perfectly complement the vibrant illustrations, while his rhymes and nonsense verse are represented by his word games, riddles, and logic puzzles. All Things Alice also features commentary and insight from some of the novel's famous fans, including joyce Carol Oates and Virginia Woolf. A list of Alice-themed specialty shops and attractions helps to make this the perfect gift for any Alice enthusiast, and the ultimate addition to any collection.
Publisher: New York : Clarkson Potter/Publishers, c2004
Edition: 1st ed
Branch Call Number: 828.809 CAR
Characteristics: 352 p. : col. ill. ; 18 cm
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