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Author Susina, Jan.
Title The place of Lewis Carroll in children's literature / Jan Susina.
Imprint New York : Routledge, 2010.

Author Susina, Jan.
Series Children's literature and culture.
Subject Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898. Alice's adventures in Wonderland.
Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898 -- Influence.
Carroll, Lewis, 1832-1898 -- Adaptations.
Alice (Fictitious character from Carroll)
Children's stories, English -- History and criticism.
Children's stories -- Authorship.
Description 1 online resource (xvi, 232 pages) : illustrations
polychrome rdacc
Note "Children's literature and culture"--Page xiii.
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Book Cover; Title; Copyright; Contents; List of Figures; Series Editor's Foreword; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Chapter One "Respiciendo prudens": Lewis Carroll's Juvenilia; Chapter Two Lewis Carroll and the Literary Fairy Tale; Chapter Three The Play of Letters in Lewis Carroll's Alice Books: Ravens and Writing-Desks; Chapter Four Multiple Wonderlands: Lewis Carroll and the Creation of the Alice Industry; Chapter Five Imitations of Alice: Lewis Carroll and the Anxiety of Influence; Chapter Six Too Gaudy or Not Gaudy Enough: Lewis Carroll's The Nursery "Alice."
Summary This study examines the literary impact of Lewis Carroll's children's books on the history of English children's literature. Susina elucidates the cultural content of Carroll's work and situates the Alice books in relation to Carroll's juvenilia, his letters, photographs of children and his attempt to combine children's and adult literatures.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 9780203869314 (electronic bk.)
0203869311 (electronic bk.)
9780415936293 (hbk.)
0415936292 (hbk.)
ISBN/ISSN 9786612315503
OCLC # 466442917
Additional Format Print version: Susina, Jan. Place of Lewis Carroll in children's literature. New York : Routledge, 2010 9780415936293 (DLC) 2009014991 (OCoLC)318716126

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