Revising The Tenniel Illustrations to the ‘Alice’ Books (1985, 2019)

Presenter: Michael Hancher

On revising his book “The Tenniel Illustrations to the ‘Alice’ Books (1985, 2019),” including the updated original twelve chapters of the 1985 edition and six new chapters on book and image production concerning engraving, electrotyping, printing, coloring, reengraving, and “Retrospect: Looking with Alice.”


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Length: 51:13

Speaker Bio:

Michael Hancher is a Professor of English at the University of Minnesota whose areas of specialization include Victorian studies, book history, and lexicography. He is the author of The Tenniel Illustrations of the “Alice” Books, 2nd edition (Columbus: The Ohio State University Press, 2019), as well as several articles about language use in Alice. He is a past president of the Dictionary Society of North America.