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The Age of Alice: Fairy Tales, Fantasy, and Nonsense in Victorian England

Exhibition Checklist

Case 1

  • Coleridge, Sara. Phantasmion. London: William Pickering, 1837.
  • Sinclair, Catherine. Holiday House. Edinburgh: William Whyte
    and Co., 1839.

Case 2

  • Dickens, Charles. The Chimes: A Goblin Story of Some Bells… London: Chapman and Hall, 1845.
  • Lear, Edward. The Book of Nonsense. London: T. McLean, 1855.

Case 3

  • Ruskin, John. The King of the Golden River. London: Smith,
    Elder, & Co., 1851.
  • Thackeray, William Makepeace. The Rose and the Ring. London: Smith, Elder, & Co, 1855.

Case 4

  • Tucker, Charlotte Maria. Wings and Stings. London, New York:
    T. Nelson and Sons, 1872.
  • Tucker, Charlotte Maria. Fairy Frisket. London, New York:
    Thomas Nelson and Sons, 1874.

Case 5

  • Meredith, George. The Shaving of Shagpat. London: Chapman and Hall, 1856.
  • MacLeod, Norman. “The Gold Thread.” Good Words for 1861.

Case 6

  • MacDonald, George. Phantastes. London: Smith, Elder and Co., 1858.
  • MacDonald, George. Dealings with the Fairies. London: Alexander Strahan, 1867.

Case 7

  • MacDonald, George. “At the Back of the North Wind,” Good Words for 1868.
  • MacDonald, George. At the Back of the North Wind. New York:
    George Routledge & Sons, 1871.

Case 8

  • Rossetti, Christina. Goblin Market. London, Cambridge: Macmillan and Co., 1865.
  • Rossetti, Christina. Speaking Likenesses. London: Macmillan and Co., 1874.

Case 9

  • Kingsley, Charles. “The Water Babies, MacMillan’s Magazine,
    Aug 1862-Mar 1863.

Case 10

  • Carroll, Lewis. Alice’s Adventures Under Ground. London, New York: Macmillan and Co., 1886.
  • Carroll, Lewis. Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland. New York: D. Appleton and Co., 1866.

Case 11

  • Carroll, Lewis. Through the Looking Glass. London: Macmillan
    and Co., 1872.
  • Carroll, Lewis. The Hunting of the Snark. London: Macmillan and Co., 1876.

Case 12

  • Ingelow, Jean. Mopsa the Fairy. London: Longmans, Green,
    and Co., 1869.
  • Craik, Dinah Maria Mulock. Adventures of a Brownie. London: Sampson Low, Marston, Low, and Searle, 1872.

Case 13

  • Molesworth, Mary. The Cuckoo Clock. London: Macmillan
    and Co., 1877.
  • Molesworth, Mary. The Tapestry Room. London: Macmillan
    and Co., 1879.

Case 14

  • Burnett, Frances Hodgson. “Behind the White Brick,
    St. Nicholas, 1879.

Case 15

  • Anstey, F. Vice Versa. London: Smith, Elder, & Co., 1882.
  • Anstey, F. The Brass Bottle,” The Strand, 1900.

Case 16

  • Wilde, Oscar. The Happy Prince and Other Tales. London:
    David Nutt, 1888.
  • Wilde, Oscar. A House of Pomegranates. London: James R.
    Osgood, McIlvaine & Co., 1891.

Case 17

  • Morris, William. The Story of the Glittering Plain. London:
    Reeves and Turner, 1891.
  • Morris, William. The Well at the World’s End, vols. 1 and 2.
    New York, London, Bombay: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1896.

Case 18

  • Kipling, Rudyard. The Jungle Book. London, New York: Macmillan and Co., 1894.
  • Kipling, Rudyard. The Second Jungle Book. London, New York: Macmillan and Co., 1895.

Case 19

  • Lang, Andrew. The Grey Fairy Book. New York, London, Bombay: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1900.
  • Lang, Andrew. The Violet Fairy Book. New York, London, Bombay: Longmans, Green, and Co., 1901.

Case 20

  • Nesbit, Edith. Nine Unlikely Tales. London: T. Fisher Unwin, 1901.
  • Nesbit, Edith. “The Psammead, or the Gifts,” The Strand, 1902.