May 23, 2022

New Video: The Real Alice in Wonderland: Highlights from the “ABC of It” Exhibition at NYPL

A new video from the New York Public Library some of you might enjoy.


Did you know that Alice was a real person, and that Lewis Carroll gave her the first ever copy of the now famous book? Join Leonard Marcus, curator of The ABC of It exhibition at The New York Public Library, as he tells you the stories behind the story.

The ABC of It: Why Children’s Books Matter exhibition has been extended through September 7, 2014 due to popular demand.

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