Lewis Carroll,
the eye of the magician
ISBN: 9782953433913
Publication: Jul. 13, 2015
48 pages
105 × 150 mm
Black and white drawings
FBP: 7.50 €

Lewis Carroll,
the eye of the magician

Pétronille Danchin, Dimitra Nikolopoulou
A great companion of childhood, the famous author of the sparkling tales of Alice, Lewis Carroll was also a photographer. In everything, he sees the world through the eye of a magician.
  • Pétronille Danchin writes and puts on short plays for children. In the “Seeds and Guides” collection, she has written the title on Lewis Carroll and that on George Gershwin.

  • Dimitra Nikolopoulou A graduate of the Beaux-Arts as an artist and a painter, Dimitra Nikolopoulou works as a designer for graphic art books and as a short-film cartoonist.

We speak of it!
  • This work, like all the others published in the collection, is intended not only for children from 7 to 12 years of age but also for all the strollers who want to breathe the air of childhood refound.

    Blog : De l’autre côté des images
  • The mini-bio shows a lesser known face of Lewis Carroll, his passion for photography. The author, Pétronille Danchin, reveals the nature of this « child-adult » with pockets and imagination full of games, puzzles and stories, who knew how to reveal, in the meeting just as much as in photography, the freshness and spontaneity of children’s souls.

    Observatoire de la com’jeunesse.
  • According to the title, the angle of approach and the construction vary, with that on Lewis Carroll being particularly successful.

    La revue des livres pour enfants, BnF, n°251