PLEXUS SIMPLICISSIMUS

\plˈɛksəs sˈɪmplɪsˌɪsɪməs], \plˈɛksəs sˈɪmplɪsˌɪsɪməs], \p_l_ˈɛ_k_s_ə_s s_ˈɪ_m_p_l_ɪ_s_ˌɪ_s_ɪ_m_ə_s]\

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1916 - Appleton's medical dictionary
By Smith Ely Jelliffe

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Lewis Carroll

  • English author; Charles Dodgson was an Oxford don of mathematics who is remembered for the children's stories he wrote under pen name Lewis Carroll (1832-1898) pseudonym of Charles Lutwidge Dodgson. A notable English humorist; born near Warrington, Jan. 27, 1832; died at Guildford, England, 14, 1898. His fame is based on the stories-nominally for nursery, but only appreciable in their full merit by adults- "Alice's Adventures Wonderland"(1865), and its sequel "Through Looking-Glass"(1872). They are fantasy-fables, what seems pure nonsense, really largely "reductions to absurdity" illogical popular usages language or reasoning. have been translated into most languages Europe. Some excellent nonsense verse also found collections "Phantasmagoria"(1869), poem "The Hunting Snark"(1876), inferior prose fairy-tale "Sylvie Bruno". author has published several works mathematics logic, both serious humorous form.
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