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Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland with Chris Riddell

Ep. 12

Lewis Carroll in Oxford. The illustrator and political cartoonist Chris Riddell wanders the streams and streets of Oxford with Henry, visiting the locations that inspired Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll. They meet Sophie Hiscock at the Story Museum and visit Christ Church College.


Penguin Classics editions of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass by Lewis Carroll

https://www.penguin.co.uk/books/60348/alice-s-adventures-in-wonderland-and-through-the-looking-glass/9780141439761.html

https://apple.co/34adQe5

 

Penguin audiobook of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland and Through the Looking-Glass, read by Katie Leung

https://www.penguin.co.uk/books/1060348/alice-s-adventures-in-wonderland-and-through-the-looking-glass/9780241442425.html

https://apple.co/3r1h1gQ

 

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, illustrated by Chris Riddell

https://www.panmacmillan.com/authors/lewis-carroll/alices-adventures-in-wonderland/9781529002461

 

Through the Looking-Glass, illustrated by Chris Riddell

https://www.panmacmillan.com/authors/lewis-carroll/through-the-lookingglass-and-what-alice-found-there/9781529007503

 

The Hunting of the Snark, illustrated by Chris Riddell

https://www.panmacmillan.com/authors/chris-riddell/the-hunting-of-the-snark/9781529006957

 

Chris Riddell

https://chrisriddellblog.tumblr.com/

https://twitter.com/chrisriddell50

 

The Story Museum

https://www.storymuseum.org.uk/

 

Alice’s Shop

https://aliceinwonderlandshop.com/

 

Christ Church College

https://www.chch.ox.ac.uk/

 

Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, illustrated by Yayoi Kusama

https://www.penguin.co.uk/books/181654/lewis-carroll-s-alice-s-adventures-in-wonderland--with-artwork-b/9780141197302.html

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