Guest Blog: Lewis Carroll and His Sisters


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Posted on November 26, 2014, in Literature and tagged , , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink. 7 Comments.

  1. I didn’t know about his connection to Guildford. I’m not too far away from there, I shall definitely have to pay a visit.

  2. Enjoyable and informative post! :)

  3. I’ve alway loved him! He was a genius!

  4. You may be interested in my piece about Lewis Carroll & Alice:

  5. The category “Interesting Literature” is just the place for a Snark! Lewis Carroll’s, Henry Holiday’s and Joseph Swain’s composed “The Hunting of the Snark” as a challenging textorial and pictorial conundrum. Rather than nonsense literature, Henry Holiday classified it as a “tragedy”. During writing the long poem, Lewis Carroll may have become afraid of it himself and therefore added a “Easter Greeting” to the 1st edition.

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