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Library resources

On our shelves:

Books by Lewis Carroll:

The Library has many different editions of 'Alice in Wonderland' these are just a few:

  • Alice in Wonderland ; with an introduction by Langford Reed and illustrations by Helen Monro. [Alexander Classic Library edition] This copy dates back to the original collections held by what was then the St Patrick's College Library, Prospect campus.
  • Alice's adventures in wonderland with illustrations by Robert Ingpen
  • The Annotated Alice: the definitive edition. Includes Alice's Adentures in Wonderland and Through the Looking Glass; with the original illustrations by John Tenniel with an introduction and notes by Martin Gardner.

Nonsense poem

History and criticism

  • Douglas-Fairhurst, Robert 2015, The Story of Alice: Lewis Carroll and the secret history of wonderland, Harvill Secker, London
  • Winchester, Simon 2011, The Alice behind Wonderland, Oxford University Press, Oxford.
  • Woolf, Jenny 2010, The Mystery of Lewis Carroll: discovering the whimsical, thoughtful, and sometimes lonely man who created Alice in Wonderland, St Martin's Press, New York