A page-a-day diary featuring quotes and illustrations from Lewis Carroll's classic tale
Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, celebrated under his pseudonym Lewis Carroll, was born in 1832. His fascination with word games, puzzles and writing was evident from an early age. He was educated at Rugby School and then Christ Church, Oxford, where he was later appointed lecturer in Mathematics and subsequently spent the rest of his life there. His most famous works are Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1865), its sequel Through the Looking-Glass and What Alice Found There (1871) and The Hunting of the Snark (1876). He died, unmarried, in 1898.