Alice in Wonderland is a novel by English author Charles Lutwidge Dodgson, better known under the pen name Lewis Carroll. It tells the story of a girl named Alice who falls down a rabbit hole into a fantasy world of peculiar creatures.
Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland was first published 150 years ago. It has been translated into more than 100 languages.
The book is considered to be one of the most popular and influential children’s books of all time. It’s images and words still resonate in popular culture.
Alice is a young girl who stumbles into a world where everything is absurd and nonsensical. Her curiosity finds her falling into all sorts of predicaments. A tea party with a Mad Hatter, absurd conversations with a Cheshire cat and a clever Caterpillar. And finally, an assembly with the Queen of Hearts.
Alice’s adventures explore the whimsy and wonder of a child’s imagination. It’s one of the reason’s the book has become a cult-like classic among adults as well. It presents a world where nothing is as it seems and anything is possible.
The popularity of Alice in Wonderland characters has created an enormous market for kitsch, collectibles and memorabilia. Everything from Alice in Wonderland costumes to home decor. Including this unique piece that greets guests with a bit of the whimsy and wonder of the beloved children’s book.
Alice in Wonderland Doorknob
This custom doorknob would make a wonderful statement piece to add to your home. You can order it on Etsy.
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Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland Quotes
“If I had a world of my own, everything would be nonsense. Nothing would be what it is because everything would be what it isn’t. And contrary wise, what is, it wouldn’t be. And what it wouldn’t be, it would. You see?”
“Why, sometimes I’ve believed as many as six impossible things before breakfast.”
“It’s no use going back to yesterday, because I was a different person then.”
“Begin at the beginning…and go on till you come to the end: then stop.”
“Have i gone mad?I’m afraid so, but let me tell you something, the best people usually are.”
“If you don’t know where you are going any road can take you there”
“We’re all mad here.