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Author Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898.

Title Alice's adventures in Wonderland / Lewis Carroll ; illustrated by Salvador Dalí.

Publication Info. Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2015]
©2015

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Edition 150th anniversary edition.
Description 1 online resource (xxx, 102 pages) : color illustrations
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Summary "Commemorating the 150th anniversary of one of the most beloved classics of children's literature, this illustrated edition presents Alice like you've never seen her before. In 1865, Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, an Oxford mathematician and Anglican deacon, published a story about a little girl who tumbles down a rabbit hole. Thus was the world first introduced to Alice and her pseudonymous creator, Lewis Carroll. This beautiful new edition of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland features rarely seen illustrations by Salvador Dalí that illuminate the surreal yet curiously logical and mathematical realm into which Alice famously falls. In an informative and wide-ranging introduction, Carroll expert Mark Burstein discusses Dalí's connections with Carroll, his treatment of the symbolic figure of Alice, and the mathematical nature of Wonderland. In addition, mathematician Thomas Banchoff reflects on the friendship he shared with Dalí and explores the mathematical undercurrents in Dalí's work"-- Provided by publisher.
Note Print version record.
Contents Cover; Contents; Introduction; Dodgson and Dalí; The Math Connection; Alice's Adventures in Wonderland; Contents; ONE: Down the Rabbit-Hole; TWO: The Pool of Tears; THREE: A Caucus-Race and a Long Tale; FOUR: The Rabbit Sends in a Little Bill; FIVE: Advice from a Caterpillar; SIX: Pig and Pepper; SEVEN: A Mad Tea-Party; EIGHT: The Queen's Croquet-Ground; NINE: The Mock Turtle's Story; TEN: The Lobster-Quadrille; ELEVEN: Who Stole the Tarts?; TWELVE: Alice's Evidence; Acknowledgments; Illustration Credits.
Language In English.
Subject Alice (Fictitious character from Carroll) -- Fiction.
Alice (Fictitious character from Carroll) (OCoLC)fst00805040
Fantasy fiction, English.
FICTION -- Classics.
FICTION -- Fairy Tales, Folk Tales, Legends & Mythology.
JUVENILE FICTION -- Classics.
ART -- European.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Fiction. (OCoLC)fst01423787
Added Author Dalí, Salvador, 1904-1989, illustrator.
Other Editions: Reproduction of (manifestation) : Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898. Alice's adventures in Wonderland : New York, Maecenas Press, 1969
Other Form: Print version: Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898. Alice's adventures in Wonderland. 150th anniversary edition. Princeton : Princeton University Press, [2015] 9780691170022 0691170029 (DLC) 2015011702
ISBN 1400874262 (electronic bk.)
9781400874262 (electronic bk.)
9780691170022 (hardback ; acid-free paper)
0691170029 (hardback ; acid-free paper)
Standard No. 10.1515/9781400874262 doi
AU@ 000056097457
AU@ 000065305501

 
    
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