The two most important of these are illustrated in the 1960s, j r r tolkien’s the hobbit and lewis carroll’s alice’s adventures in wonderland especially the last mentioned was demanding and prominent task. The wizard of oz and alice in wonderland [lewis carroll, l frank baum, lisbeth zwerger] on amazoncom free shipping on qualifying offers this is award-winning illustrator zwerger's acclaimed interpretations of two beloved children's classics in one boxed set full-color illustrations. Superficial similarity in main character and plot is the comparison between the wonderful wizard of oz and alice's adventures in wonderland specifically, the main character in each story is a little girl. Let’s pretend you’re alice today and i’m the white rabbit about to walk you into wonderland only it’s not just wonderland it’s your future, 10 years from today.
When the wonderful wizard of oz was released, it was one of a very few examples of fantasy literature of the time while yes, there had been stories about fantasy worlds before (the earliest examples being in mythology, and one must remember eta hoffman's land of sweets in the nutcracker and the king of mice), the story of oz was inevitably compared to alice's adventures in wonderland. - lewis carroll, alice in wonderland “if your heads were stuffed with straw, like mine, you would probably all live in the beautiful places, and then kansas would have no people at all it is fortunate for kansas that you have brains” - l frank baum, the wonderful wizard of oz “down, down, down. Join now log in home literature essays alice in wonderland peter, alice, and dorothy: the children who don’t want to grow up the wonderful wizard of oz peter, alice, and dorothy: the children who don’t want to grow up.
Compare and contrast home a comparison of the wizard of oz, alice in wonderland and the hobbit pages 2 words 1,108 view full essay more essays like this: alice in wonderland, the hobbit, the wizard of oz not sure what i'd do without @kibin - alfredo alvarez, student @ miami university exactly what i needed. In alice in wonderland, there aren't really any stakes, and it is just alice's dream, which is the reason why wonderland is so nonsensical, but in the wizard of oz, the land of oz is supposed to be a real place within it's story weird things happen because it's a land of magic and in the end of the book, when glinda the good witch shows. Comparing alice in wonderland and the wizard of oz similarities and differences between alice in wonderland and the wizard of oz thanks to anita silvey whose almanac entry yesterday inspired this post.
After rereading alice's adventures in wonderland and through the looking-glass, i noticed that there are some similarities between alice and dorothy it's been bugging me, because i can't find my wizard of oz book, and i really want to look into it. Oz wonderland oz also has a more fleshed out world the wizard of oz isn't even oz's legitimate ruler, but an incidental placeholder for ozma until she is found oz has its share of abstract crazy shit, while still having structure, societies, nations, cities, peoples, politics, and defined geography. Lewis carroll wrote alice in wonderland in 1865 and alice through the looking glass in 1871 and since baum wrote the wizard of oz in 1900, it would seem to me that his insiration would have been aiw. Two characters who are often compared but are oh, so different alice of wonderland and looking-glass land and dorothy gale of oz some time back, someone mentioned that a lot of pictures of dorothy look like they were based on alice.
One thing that struck me watching the wizard of oz this time are all the parallels between oz (i’m referring strictly to the film here, as i haven’t read the book) and alice in wonderland (i refer both to the book and to disney’s alice in wonderland) alice’s life is comfortable, though perhaps a bit boring. In the classroom: alice versus dorothy every year i read aloud alice’s adventures in wonderland to my fourth grade class and then have them read on their own the wizard of oz along the way we learn about the books’ authors and illustrators, something of their publishing history, and perhaps view the most well-known movies associated with. The wizard of oz and alice in wonderland march 24, 2008 tercat 8 comments those of you who read ezra’s blog will have seen this coming recently, ezra and i watched the wizard of oz i hadn’t seen it in a long time, and i’m not sure if i’d ever seen it without commercials it’s always interesting to go back to things you consumed as. The wizard of oz, while not a real wizard is a really skilled magician and could create illusions to distract and trick wonderland (like in oz the great and powerful) oz has the powder of life, so oz can create just about anything and bring it to life to fight off wonderland. The land of oz has it's classic characters (tin man, cowardly lion, the wizard of oz, wicked witch of the west, etc) but also has races of munchkins, flying monkeys, and the field mice wonderland on the other hand, focuses on it's unique characters such as the mad hatter, the queen of hearts, and the cheshire cat to name a few.
In alice in wonderland, there aren't really any stakes, and it is just alice's dream, which is the reason why wonderland is so nonsensical, but in the wizard of oz, the land of oz is supposed to be a real place within it's story weird things happen because it's a land of magic and in the end of the book, when glinda the good witch shows dorothy how to use the slippers, she literally flies back to kansas. We are going to state the differences and similarities between the two selections that compliment the hero's journey- alice in wonderland and the hobbit. During her career, tove jansson also illustrated books written by other prestigious authors the two most important of these are illustrated in the 1960s, j r r tolkien’s the hobbit and lewis carroll’s alice’s adventures in wonderland. Primarily because i always compare 1939 stage performance of the wizard of oz with the 1951 animated disney movie of alice in wonderland i think the wizard of oz is a bit more sensible and heartwarming while alice in wonderland is more fairytale and senseless both have a message but the latter (at least the disney animated movie) was too childish.
The book, alice's adventures in wonderland came first it was originally published in 1865 the wonderful wizard of oz was published thirty-five years later in 1900 ho wever, the famous movie, the wizard of oz predates disney's animated alice in wonderland the wizard of oz was released in 1939 and alice in wonderland was released in 1951. The hero's journey: alice in wonderland vs the hobbit we are going to state the differences and similarities between the two selections that compliment the hero's journey- alice in wonderland and the hobbit.