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Soup of the morning, beautiful soup!

I had a beautiful edition of ‘Alice in Wonderland’ when I was a child, probably given to me by my dear god-mother; sadly I have lost both the book and godmother, but I certainly think of my god-mother almost daily, and ‘Alice’ occasionally too. 264 more words

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Quote of the day, June 30

Lewis Carroll, on language

“Take care of the sense, and the sounds will take care of themselves.”

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Alice Meets the Caterpillar Photoshop render

Here’s the Photoshop render of my sketch from Alice in Wonderland.

"Alicia en el país de las maravillas" cumple 150 años

Se cumplen 150 años de la publicación de “Alicia en el País de las Maravillas” y lejos de envejecer el cuento sigue, ya entrados en el siglo XXI, mostrando su completa vigencia. 635 more words

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Quiz: Which Alice in Wonderland Character Are You?

Precisely 150 years ago, a fantastic story written by an Oxford mathematician starting circulating around England—and breaking all the Victorians’ rules about children’s literature. This unpredictable tale didn’t have pious morals; it had talking animals and death jokes and buckets upon buckets of nonsense. 58 more words

The Alice in Wonderland Sesquicentennial

150th anniversary of Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland. My review of a bio focusing on his more mathematical work. http://t.co/9LjViHpM0N

— John Allen Paulos (@JohnAllenPaulos) …

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Alice: 150 Years of Wonderland at The Morgan Library & Museum, June 26 - October 11, 2015

“Visitors to Alice: 150 Years of Wonderland will encounter the fascinating and often surprising story behind the making of one of the world’s true literary classics.” — Peggy Fogelman, Acting Director of the Morgan Library & Museum. 543 more words

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