Lewis Carroll: a biography

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A.A. Knopf, 1995 - Biography & Autobiography - 577 pages
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A richly detailed portrait of the author of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland examines the life of an enigmatic man who was at once an Oxford don, pioneering photographer, shy bachelor, and humorist, complemented by dozens of Carroll's own photographs and drawings. 25,000 first printing.

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Does anyone know how many biographies of Charles Dodgson have been published? I don't. But I can count seven on my own shelves (by Clark, Cohen, Collingwood, Hudson, Leach, Stoffel, and Wolff), plus ... Read full review

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Okay, there are a lot of theories about who CLD really was, what he was like, whether he was a pedophile or did drugs. A lot of people will downgrade books because they don't go along with their pet ... Read full review


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Cohen is Professor Emeritus of the City University of New York.