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Achter de spiegel en wat Alice daar aantrof

Lewis Carroll (author), John Tenniel (illustrator)

Achter de spiegel en wat Alice daar aantrof

Target audience:
9-11 years and up
Extra subject
fantasy, J* fantasieland
Title
Achter de spiegel en wat Alice daar aantrof
Author
Lewis Carroll
Illustrator
John Tenniel
Language
Dutch
Original language
English
Original title
Through the looking-glass and what Alice found there
Publisher
Amsterdam: Van Goor, 1997?
226 p. : ill.
ISBN
90-00-03174-5

About Lewis Carroll

Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (; 27 January 1832 – 14 January 1898), 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 Looking-Glass. He was noted for his facility at word play, logic, and fantasy. The poems Jabberwocky and The Hunting of the Snark are classified in the genre of literary nonsense. He was also a mathematician, photographer, inventor and Anglican deacon.

Carroll came from a family of high-church Anglicans, and developed a long relationship with Christ Church, Oxford, where he lived for most of his life as a scholar and teacher. Alice Liddell, daughter of the Dean of Christ Church, Henry Liddell, is widely identified as the original for Alice in Wonderland, though Carroll always denied this. Scholars are divided about whether his relationship with children included an er…Read more on Wikipedia

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