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" . . . the ship usually sailed backwards"

To follow Lewis Carroll’s Preface in The Hunting of the Snark (internal link) you must know what a bowsprit and a rudder are. The latter’s form and function is common knowledge, the bowsprit less so. 453 more words

Lewis Caroll & The Hunting of the Snark: The Barrister and the Dream

‘The Barrister’s Dream’ illustrated by Tove Jansson.

The two illustrations below by Henry Holiday (1839-1927) for Lewis Carroll’s The Hunting of the Snark: An Agony in Eight Fits. 122 more words

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Musical adaptation of The Hunting of the Snark to receive West End Première

A brand new family musical adaptation of Lewis Carroll’s The Hunting of the Snark will receive it’s West End première this summer.

Inspired by the creator of Alice and Wonderland’s beloved classic poem and from the lead producer of the international smash hit musical, Priscilla Queen of the Desert The Musical, The Hunting of the Snark made its world première in Cardiff at the Sherman Theatre last year followed by a run at the Hong Kong Academy for Performing Arts. 199 more words

Theatre

Stevieslaw: Snark, Snark

Stevieslaw: Notes from the Underground (a.k.a. The Rabbit Hole)

We owe much to Lewis Carroll. Thanks to his “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland,” and “Through the Looking-glass, we all pretty much know where we are when we wake up and realize that Trump is our president. 296 more words

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