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The Ugly Duchess

The Ugly Duchess isn’t a post-modern surrealist painting. Nor is it a cover from Mad Magazine or an R-rated version of the Duchess from Alice in Wonderland… 358 more words

8. The Early Modern Age

Dodger by Terry Pratchett

Pratchett, Terry (2012). Dodger. : London: Random House. 403.

I picked up Dodger at the WHSmith in St Pancras International just before boarding the Eurostar back home, just as you do before a journey that takes more than one hour and you have already read the newspaper twice on your way there in the morning, which is pretty funny because, historically that is how WHSmith started… 711 more words

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Reading the Collections, Week 11: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Having just been on holiday to the Lake District with its numerous literary connections, and having visited several of the places relating to the children’s stories of… 1,316 more words

Rare Book Collection

150 Years of Alice's Adventures In Wonderland at The Ransom Center

Quite a long time ago, 150 years in fact, down down down the rabbit hole little Alice went, and when she came out again she was not the same person as went in. 674 more words

Of Cabbages and Kings

Feb.28 is Floral Design Day.  My favorite bouquet (that I designed myself) had red roses, orange snapdragons, yellow alstroemerias, green carnations, blue irises, purple tulips, pink canterbury bells, and white calla lillies.   260 more words

happy birthday, lewis carroll

I was first introduced to Lewis Carroll in my 6th grade English class years ago. Although English was like, my thing–I’ll admit, I never was a bibliophile. 355 more words

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LIBRO. WALKER BOOKS Y ROYAL MAIL CELEBRAN EL 150 ANIVERSARIO DE ALICIA EN EL PAÍS DE LAS MARAVILLAS

En 1865 se publicó uno de los libros más reconocidos y con mayor impacto mediático debido a sus diversas adaptaciones cinematográficas y adaptaciones gráficas, “Alicia en el país de las maravillas”, escrito por el lógico, matemático y fotógrafo inglés Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, conocido comúnmente por el seudónimo… 246 more words

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