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Lewis Carroll & His Camera

Roy Aspin

Lewis Carroll & His Camera

by Roy Aspin

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Published by Hyperion Books .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh,
  • Literature - Classics / Criticism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11578652M
    ISBN 10094870604X
    ISBN 109780948706042
    OCLC/WorldCa21065419

    HIAWATHA'S PHOTOGRAPHING Lewis Carroll [In an age of imitation, I can claim no special merit for this slight attempt at doing what is known to be so easy. Any fairly practised writer, with the slightest ear for rhythm, could compose, for hours together, in the easy running metre of 'The Song of Hiawatha.'.   This year has seen the publication of Edward Wakeling’s “Lewis Carroll: The Man and his Circle” (I. B. Tauris) and the reissue of “Lewis Carroll: A Biography,” by Morton N. Cohen.

    Great deals on Lewis Carroll Paperback School Textbooks & Study Guides. Get cozy and expand your home library with a large online selection of books at Fast & Free shipping on many items!   So wrote Lewis Carroll in the introduction to “Alice’s Adventures Under Ground,” and his advice goes sadly unheeded in “Alice Through the Looking Glass,” James Bobin’s sequel to Tim.

      So Carroll took it upon himself, at a cost of much of his annual Oxford salary, to have the book reprinted, estimating that he would have to sell 4, copies — a success he said he could. While teaching mathematics, Lewis Carroll (real name Charles Dodgson) befriended the college dean and his family. One day, out on a boat on the River Isis, Carroll told Alice, the dean’s daughter, a tale about a girl called Alice who has adventures down a rabbit hole – and so began his fantastical story.


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Lewis Carroll and his camera. Ilford, Essex: Brent in association with Robert Odcombe, © (OCoLC) Named Person: Lewis Carroll; Lewis Carroll: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Roy Aspin. Lewis Carroll, pseudonym of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, (born JanuDaresbury, Cheshire, England—died JanuGuildford, Surrey), English logician, mathematician, photographer, and novelist, especially remembered for Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland () and its sequel, Through the Looking-Glass ().

Lewis Carroll was the pen name of Charles L. Dodgson, author of the children's classics 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland' and 'Through the Looking-Glass.'Born: Hiawatha's Photographing poem by Lewis Carroll.

From his shoulder HiawathaTook the camera of rosewoodMade of sliding folding rosewood. Page/5. In this book, The Alice Behind Wonderland, he tells us about how a picture taken by Charles Dodgson, a mathematician and a clergyman who became known as Lewis Carroll.

The book itself is very slim, and goes into great detail about Lewis, how he got into photography, his early adventures in photography and how the process was by: 5. Roger Taylor is an independent British photographic historical specializing in the mid-Victorian period. His publications include Crown and Camera: The Royal Family and Photography (Penguin).Edward Wakeling has compiled and edited several volumes of the writings of Lewis Carroll, including the first unabridged edition of Lewis Carroll's Diaries (six of nine volumes are already in print).

Lewis Carroll Photography on the Move is a wonderfully fascinating read. I am so glad that Lindsay Smith has shared her research. I learned a lot about the man behind the camera. It was so refreshing to read about different aspects of his life and not just focus again on his nonsense writings, his Alice in Wonderland years, etc.5/5(2).

Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There (also known as Alice Through the Looking-Glass or simply Through the Looking-Glass) is an novel by Lewis Carroll and the sequel to Alice's Adventures in Wonderland ().

Alice again enters a fantastical world, this time by climbing through a mirror into the world that she can see beyond : Lewis Carroll. His book doesn’t explore a great deal of new material, but it does offer a thoughtful, far-­reaching narrative, the story of three very different lives: those of Lewis Carroll, Alice Hargreaves.

Lewis Carroll ( – ) Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (Janu Janu ), better known by the pen name Lewis Carroll, was a British author, mathematician, logician, Anglican clergyman and photographer.

His facility at word play, logic, and fantasy has delighted audiences ranging from the most naive to the most sophisticated. Much critical scholarship on Carroll and his literary peers has focused on the biographical.

Jenny Woolf’s new book, The Mystery of Lewis Carroll, sticks to this goal is to find. It feels fitting to picture Lewis Carroll spending his leisure hours looking at a topsy-turvy world and then, with a trick of his camera, turning it back around. Andrea DenHoed is the copy chief Author: Andrea Denhoed.

Lewis Carroll’s Shifting Reputation and TV shows to be made from the book. modern readers perceive the author and how they receive his work. “Lewis Carroll is treated like a man you Author: Jenny Woolf. Lewis Carroll kissing Alice Liddell. Photo: Courtesy of Pinterest. This year marks the th anniversary of Lewis Carroll’s masterpiece, the wildly imaginative book Alice’s Adventures in.

Lewis Carroll and Photography. Lewis Carroll became interested in photography in the infancy of this scientific art form. He was a man of infinite patience and one who paid attention to the smallest detail.

These qualities were mandatory to be a photographer in the ’s. The wet collodion process was demanding indeed. Carroll even traveled with his camera, sending all the equipment by train in advance. Alexandra 'Xie' Kitchin dressed as a Chinese tea merchant, circaa photo by Lewis Carroll.

Photo: National Media Museum / Science & Society Picture Library. With nearly 1, images, many never before published, this catalogue raisonné presents and describes every surviving photograph taken by Lewis Carroll and confirms his stature as one of the most important amateur photographers of the Victorian era and the period’s finest photographer of children.

Carroll diverts Alice by setting up his camera and, with his shutter-click, effects a magical transformation. In a wonderful coup de theatre, the scene becomes a purplish negative and Carroll is. “L.C.” is Lewis Carroll, and “Ina” is Alice’s elder sister Lorina, the young girl who posed naked for Carroll’s camera.

We don’t know for sure if the Liddells knew about that picture, but apparently they didn’t mind the older man’s attention toward their little. pm – St Mary’s Passage. When you leave Christ Church, you’ll find yourself in Oriel here you can walk towards the High Street and then up to St Mary’s Passage.

Here, you’ll find none other than the door to Narnia. One look at this passage and it’s easy to see where C S Lewis got his inspiration. The Story of Alice: Lewis Carroll and the Secret History of Wonderland Robert Douglas-Fairhurst Harvill Secker, pp, £25 Lewis Carroll: the Man and his Circle Edward Wakeling I B Tauris, pp, £35 My house is among a row built in the s, when Oxford dons were allowed to marry.

Before then, they were celibate clerics, living in college. In Charles Dodgson took up his post as a. Lewis Carroll ( - ) enthusiastically took up photography, a new and exciting medium, in Though his photographs of little girls, nude or clothed, are somewhat notorious and, apparently, made up the bulk of his photographic studies, he was a respected portrait and landscape photographer who also captured adult men, women, and all.His photographs of young Alice Liddell, the inspiration for his famous novels, are well known, but a new book by Edward Wakeling, The Photographs of Lewis Carroll, provides a catalogue raisonné Author: Gillian Orr.