Dr Rosenbach at Glaslough with Alice in Wonderland characters


Dr A.S.W Rosenbach, a well-known bookseller and collector, visited his friend, Anglo-Irish author Shane Leslie, on 28 April 1928, in the days after he purchased the Alice in Wonderland manuscript. It was sold by Alice Liddell Hargreaves at auction, at Sotheby's, London. 

Shane Leslie's son, Sir John Leslie, captured the view out of the front door of Castle Leslie, Ireland, showing Dr Rosenbach's arrival with several of his new, unseen companions: the famous characters featured in Alice in Wonderland

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An illustration of Dr Rosenbach at Glaslough with Alice in Wonderland characters
28 April 1928
Sir John Leslie
© Sir John Leslie (artist)
Held by
Rosenbach Museum and Library, Philadelphia

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