Charles Dogdson, his pen name, Lewis Carroll, was born on 27 of January, 1832, in Daresbury, United Kingdom.
He was oldest of 11 children, his father a clergyman and they were raised in a rectory. 186 more words
On the 4th of July 1865, Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland was published in London. Written by Victorian author Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (1832-1898) under the pseudonym Lewis Carroll, author, mathematician and Oxford don, this fantasy novel has since made him famous all over the world. 459 more words
“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