The Alice in Wonderland books can be read in many different ways. The books featured on this page take a closer look at certain aspects of the stories, and try to explain them, or provide more background information about the stories.
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The Annotated Alice: 150th Anniversary Deluxe Edition
This deluxe edition of Martin Garner’s ‘Annotated Alice’ celebrates the 150th anniversary of ‘Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland’. It combines the previous ‘Annotated Alice’ editions and includes over 100 new or updated annotations, illustrations from other illustrators and a filmography.$ 39.95 BuyView product
Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass: A Publishing History
In this book, the authors offer a detailed account of the initial publication of “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” and “Through the Looking-Glass”. They provide an in-depth overview of the publication process, the creation of the illustrations, printing problems, pricing, publications abroad, and Carroll’s additional publications like ‘The Nursery Alice’. Attention is also given to subsequent productions, like stage performances, merchandise, and movies. Furthermore they discuss the production of new illustrations by illustrators other than Tenniel.$ 57.95 BuyView product
Artist of Wonderland: The Life, Political Cartoons, and Illustrations of Tenniel (Victorian Literature and Culture Series)
About the life, political cartoons and illustrations of John Tenniel, the illustrator of the ‘Alice’ books.
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Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Decoded: The Full Text of Lewis Carroll’s Novel with its Many Hidden Meanings Revealed
This book contains the full text of “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland”, along with commentary from the author. He identifies all kinds of hidden meanings and references behind the story on many levels. For example the real life people on which the characters are based, but also references to the Greek classics.
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The Making of the Alice Books: Lewis Carroll’s Uses of Earlier Children’s Literature
Ronald Reichertz analyses the Alice books in the context of children’s literature from the seventeenth through the nineteenth century, and argues that Carroll’s originality was the result of a fusion of his narrative imagination and formal and thematic features from earlier children’s literature.
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Tenniel Illustrations to the “Alice” Books
This very interesting book compares Tenniel’s illustrations for the ‘Alice’ books to his other work (a.o. for the magazine Punch), and illustrations from Tenniel’s contemporaries, including Dodgson’s own illustrations for “Alice’s Adventures Under Ground”.BuyView product
Alice in a World of Wonderlands: The Translations of Lewis Carroll’s Masterpiece
Extensive 3-volume book about all translations of “Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland” and “Through the Looking Glass and what Alice found there” ever made world wide.$ 295.00 BuyView product
Alice in Many Tongues: The Translations of Alice in Wonderland
This book is about the many translations that were made of Alice in Wonderland.$ 55.00 BuyView product
The Alice Companion: A Guide to Lewis Carroll’s Alice Books
This “companion” to the Alice books offers an explanation of the characters and situations that fill their pages and explains how they relate to the life and experiences of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson.
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