This year marks a major anniversary since Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland was published. To celebrate, the Brooklyn Books, Art, Photos and Design Expo (BrooklynBAPD) will return to Greenpoint on September 19-20 with many Alice in Wonderland objects among the more than 15,000 items shown by 145 dealers from all over the country. There will also be live readings of the Mad Tea Party and rare copies of antique publications will be shown.
Did you know that Alice in Wonderland was first published as “Alice’s Adventures Under Ground”? Let us know what year it was published for a chance to win free admission because we have 5 pairs of tickets to give away!
How to enter: In the comments, answer the question (correctly or incorrectly) “In what year was Lewis Carroll’s “Alice’s Adventures Under Ground” published?”
Deadline: Friday, September 11, 2015, 11:59PM.
Winners will be selected at random and will be notified via email by Tuesday, September 18, 2015.
About Booklyn BAPD: Building on the success of last year’s event, the second annual Brooklyn BAPD will unfold at the Brooklyn Expo Center on September 19 and 20, 2015 . More than 140 dealers from 21 states and two foreign countries will display their books, fine prints, art, photos, modern design and ephemera.
I think it was 1869.
Published November 26, 1864!
*The book was never published as Alice’s Adventures Under Ground. The manuscript was called that.
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