Brand New. Faux Leather bound with ribbon marker.
This vibrant hardcover edition of Lewis Carroll’s famous Alice stories is the perfect addition to any library. The volume includes Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland & Through the Looking Glass Lewis Carroll was the pseudonym for Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (1832-1898). Dodgson was a mathematician, clergyman, writer, and inventor. He studied at Christ Church, Oxford, where he also became a lecturer and sub-librarian. He was fond of opera and theatre, games and puzzles, and loved the company of children whom he entertained through storytelling. Alice Liddell, one of the children with whom he spent time, was a main inspiration for Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass. Multiple versions and editions of the books have been published over the years and translated into more than sixty-five languages.