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Beautiful Commonplace Books By Lewis Carroll, Nancy Cunard and More (Photos)

Pages from a commonplace book kept by Charles Dodgson (better known as Lewis Carroll) with information about ciphers, anagrams, stenography, and labyrinths. Images courtesy of Harry Ransom Center.

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Happy Birthday to Mary Gaitskill. Check to see if you share a November birthday with your favorite author.

The Icelandic Landvættir (wights of land/nature)

The Icelandic Landvættir (wights of land/nature)

The Icelandic Landvættir (wights of land/nature) not sure if it's accurate, but it sounds cool

27 January 1832 – 14 January 1898: Charles Lutwidge Dodgson [Lewis Carroll]: "If you drink much from a bottle marked "poison" it is almost certain to disagree with you, sooner or later. "

27 January 1832 – 14 January 1898: Charles Lutwidge Dodgson [Lewis Carroll]: "If you drink much from a bottle marked "poison" it is almost certain to disagree with you, sooner or later. "

DARESBURY, ENGLAND l Lewis Carroll, whose real name was Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, was born in the village of Daresbury.

DARESBURY, ENGLAND l Lewis Carroll, whose real name was Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, was born in the village of Daresbury.

“I have come home at last! This is my real country! I belong here. This is the land I have been looking for all my life, though I never knew it till now...Come further up, come further in!” C.S. Lewis, The Last Battle

Today is the anniversary of the death of C. Lewis - "Lewis insisted that rigorous thought and deep affections were not at odds, but mutually supportive. And as impressive as he was in arguing for it, he was even more convincing in his demonstration.

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Rolleston and students examining skeleton, 1857 :: Льюис Кэрролл

Charles Dodgson. Marika von Zellen wrote a poem about this man.  http://www.alligatormagazine.com/2013/01/

Scandalous Diaries of the Famous

Lewis Carroll (Charles Dodgson, - This Day in History: Jul Lewis Carroll tells a story that was published on the same day in 1865 as Alice's Adventures in Wonderland

Lovely Letter that can be call #poetry

Lewis Carroll’s original last page of 'Alice’s Adventures Under Ground,' including a picture of Alice Liddell - the little girl who was an inspiration for 'Alice's Adventures in Wonderland,' 1865

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Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (Lewis Carroll) Portrait of Alfred Tennyson

Self portrait by photographer Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (AKA Lewis Carroll).

ʂŧɘąɱ ~ Steampunk & Victoriana ~ Self portrait by photographer Charles Lutwidge Dodgson (AKA Lewis Carroll).

The author we know as Lewis Carroll was actually an Anglican archbishop named Charles Lutwidge Dodgson.

13 Photos of the real Alice in Wonderland, taken by Lewis Carroll himself

13 Photos of the real Alice in Wonderland, taken by Lewis Carroll himself: Charles Dodgson, AKA Lewis Carroll

George Sand was an amazing author, personality, and all-around woman. She earned as much notoriety for her Bohemian lifestyle as for her written work. Born Aurore Dupin, she was the most famous woman writer in 19th-century France. A prolific and iconoclastic author of novels, stories, plays, essays, and memoirs, she represented the epitome of French romantic idealism. She demanded for women the freedom in living that was a matter of course to the men of her day.

Amantine-Lucile-Aurore Dupin July 1804 – 8 June best known by her pseudonym George Sand, was a French novelist and memoirist.

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