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150 Years Of ‘Alice In Wonderland’

150 Years Of ‘Alice In Wonderland’

art, Arts, literature
Can you believe it's been 150 years since the publication of 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland'? To celebrate this much-loved story and its big anniversary, The British Library is showcasing an exhibition that looks at exactly how Alice has captured our hearts and imagination for so long. We check it out and see what people think... Words: Bea Renshaw, Subeditors: Costanza Maraffio, Keziah Leary   Written by English author Lewis Carroll in 1865, 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland' - commonly known as 'Alice in Wonderland' - tells the tale of a girl who falls down a rabbit hole into a fantasy world. Filled with anthropomorphic creatures, twisted characters and peculiar imagery, the novel's popularity lies in the way it plays with logic. The idea for the story came to Carroll
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