I shall never understand the existence of summaries. A book summary. A book summary is like joining a dinner party and asking somebody else to drink your glasses of Champagne because you don’ t want to get drunk. Oh, you’ re not the drinking sort ? Well, here is the Alice in Wonderland Penguin reader summarized for you by people who drink. Lots of books.
1- Lewis Caroll is a pen name for Charles Lutwidge Dogson
2- He was a smart student at the university of Oxford.
3- He suffered from Stuttering (= bégaiement)
4- He taught mathematics at Oxford. ( to teach-enseigner, irregular verb : taught)
5- He was a talented photographer
Watch here, the first adaptation of Alice in Wonderland, directed by Cecil Hepworth and Percy Stow. A 9 minute long film with no spoken dialogue and some indications of the plot on title cards. Those kids must have had a lot a fun playing the guards for the Queen of Hearts.
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