Charles Dodgson


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Noun1.Charles Dodgson - English authorCharles Dodgson - English author; Charles Dodgson was an Oxford don of mathematics who is remembered for the children's stories he wrote under the pen name Lewis Carroll (1832-1898)
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1864: Charles Dodgson presented a little girl called Alice Liddell with a story she had inspired him to write.
1864: Charles Dodgson presented a little girl called Alice Liddell, above, with story she had inspired him to write.
Carroll - the author Charles Dodgson - had a number of links with the Wearside area.
Expert analysis showed it was taken around the time Carroll, whose real name was Charles Dodgson, was seeing the Liddell sisters and using the same processes he used in photography.
Carroll, real name Charles Dodgson, was an Oxford mathematician who befriended the Liddell family through Alice's father Henry, dean of Christ Church College.
Martha Kearney, whose own obsession with Wonderland began when she played Alice in a local village play, tries to find out by exploring the life of the author, the Reverend Charles Dodgson, better known by his pen name of Lewis Carroll.
26, 1864, English mathematician and writer Charles Dodgson presented a handwritten and illustrated manuscript, ''Alice's Adventures Under Ground,'' to his 12-year-old friend Alice Pleasance Liddell; the book was later revised and turned into ''Alice's Adventures in Wonderland.
Among the most famous are Lewis Carroll – real name Charles Dodgson and Mark Twain (Samuel Among the most famous are Lewis Carroll – real name Charles Dodgson and Mark Twain (Samuel Clemens).
The author of 'Alice in Wonderland' had penned the letter under his own name, Charles Dodgson, and said that he hates "being pointed out to, and stared at, by strangers, and treated as a 'lion'", the BBC reported.
We know this because there has come down to us a set of four original limericks (see Note 1) which he "published" when he was only thirteen and still best known as Charles Dodgson.
The mathematician Charles Dodgson wrote several things under his pen name of Lewis Carroll and among these were a series of pamphlets, often only a few pages long.
Some are by recognized photographers, including Charles Dodgson and Julia Margaret Cameron.