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Alice to the Lighthouse: Children's Books and Radical Experiments in Art

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Alice to the Lighthouse is the first and only full-length study of the relation between children's literature and writing for adults. Lewis Carroll's Alice books created a revolution in writing for and about children which had repercussions not only for subsequent children's writers--Stevenson, Kipling, Nesbit, Frances Hodgson Burnett and Mark Twain--but for Virginia Woolf ...more
Hardcover, 352 pages
Published July 1st 1987 by St. Martin's Press
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Sherah
This is an interesting critique of Modernist adult literature and its relation to children's literature. The critique of 'children's literature' as an area of study was a bit thin.
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