Lewis Carroll


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Noun1.Lewis Carroll - English authorLewis Carroll - 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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Lewis Carroll absolutely conquered the difficulties, but I am not sure that anyone after him until Hugh Lofting has really managed the trick; even in such a masterpiece as "The Wind in the Willows" we are not quite convinced.
His rather fantastic epics, composed with great facility and much real spirit, are almost forgotten; he is remembered chiefly by three or four short poems--'The Battle of Blenheim,' 'My days among the dead are past,' 'The Old Man's Comforts' (You are old, Father William,' wittily parodied by 'Lewis Carroll' in 'Alice in Wonderland')--and by his excellent short prose 'Life of Nelson.'
Last year, the Mill Dam venue in South Shields marked 150 years since it opened its doors, so it made perfect sense to choose Lewis Carroll's wacky tale, which is also celebrating 150 years since it was written, for the panto season.
The top 10 children's fiction books on the list: 1 Charlie And The Chocolate Factory by Roald Dahl, 2 Goodnight Mister Tom by Michelle Magorian, 3 Alice In Wonderland by Lewis Carroll, 4 Matilda by Roald Dahl, 5 The Gruffalo by Julia Donaldson, 6 The Chronicles Of Narnia by CS Lewis, 7 The Very Hungry Caterpillar by Eric Carle, 8 We're Going On A Bear Hunt by Michael Rosen, 9 Dogger by Shirley Hughes, 10 Where The Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak.
For decades my great, great, great, great-uncle, Lewis Carroll, was celebrated as creator of one of the world's most popular works of fiction.
The programme, entitled The Secret World of Lewis Carroll, showed how the author took photographs of young girls in the nude.
The pub where Lewis Carroll is thought to have written part of his classic story for children has reopened after a revamp.
His fourth, and final, production before leaving Scottish Ballet is a brand new performance combining Lewis Carroll's Alice stories; Alice in Wonderland and Alice Through The Looking Glass.
His fourth, and final, production before leaving the company is a brand new performance combining Lewis Carroll's Alice stories; Alice in Wonderland and Alice Through The Looking Glass.
WHY do we use the phrase "as mad as a hatter?" - Ben James, Kingston upon Thames A LOT of people think this phrase originates from Lewis Carroll 's Alice in Wonderland - but it actually goes back much further.
Around 250 long-haired men and women are being sought as extras for the Tim Burton directed version of the Lewis Carroll classic.