Alice's Adventure in Wonderland - Salvador Dali and Lewis Carroll
This book has everything: Math -- Surrealism ~~ Historical context!
This 150th anniversary edition is gorgeous both for collector's and for literature enthusiasts. Mark Burstein, a Lewis Carroll expert, discusses Salvador Dalí’s connections with Carroll, Dalí’s treatment of the symbolic figure of Alice, and the mathematical nature of Wonderland. In addition, Banchoff reflects on the friendship he shared with Dalí and explores the mathematical undercurrents in Dalí’s work.
This beautiful new edition of Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland features rarely seen illustrations by Salvador Dalí that illuminate the surreal yet curiously logical and mathematical realm into which Alice famously falls.
Commemorating the 150th anniversary of one of the most beloved classics of children’s literature, this illustrated edition presents Alice like you’ve never seen her before.
Hardcover w/Dust Jacket
Dimensions: 10.25" x 8" x .75"
Original publication 1865