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Hargreaves [née Liddell], Alice Pleasance (1852-1934), prototype of the character Alice

Morton Cohen

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/55226

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Hargreaves [née Liddell], Alice Pleasance (1852-1934), prototype of the character Alice, was made famous by Lewis Carroll (Charles Lutwidge Dodgson) in Alice's Adventures in Wonderland (1865) and Through the Looking-Glass (1872). She was the second daughter of Henry George Liddell (1811-1898) and his wife, Lorina Hannah (1826-1910), daughter of James ...

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