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Three Letters on Anti-Vaccination

Lewis Carroll's spat in the Eastbourne Chronicle in 1877

Author

Lewis Carroll

Publisher

The Lewis Carroll Society, London, 1976
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Printing Details

First edition. Paperback with stapled binding, limited to 150 copies. 21 × 13.5cm, 13 pages.

Reprinted here for the first time, these are three letters from Lewis Carroll on the subject of anti-vaccination which he sent to the Eastbourne Chronicle. The letters were written after the case of a local grocer who had refused to have his youngest child vaccinated was prosecuted and a man named Mr Hume-Rothery wrote in his defence. Lewis Carroll took up the fight with him sending these three letters, Hume-Rothery responded with increasing rudeness and the Editor had to intervene... This booklet only contains Lewis Carroll's letters.

Condition

Good plus condition, with a little age-toning to the pages.

Price

£20.00
 

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