Alice Liddell, daughter of Henry George Liddell, Dean of Christ Church, Oxford was the model for Alice in Lewis Carroll’s Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland.
- What was Pip’s real name in Great Expectations? Philip Pirrip was Pip's real name in Great Expectations.
- Who wrote the Uncle Remus stories? Joel Chandler Harris adapted the Uncle Remus folktales, which were first published in the Atlanta Constitution and were later collected in Uncle Remus, His Songs and His Sayings (1880).
- What actors preceded Warren Beatty in the role of Dick Tracy (1990)? Ralph Byrd played the part in the Republic (and later RKO) series beginning with Dick Tracy (1937). Morgan Conway played the police detective in two RKO films, beginning with Dick Tracy (1945).
- What was Miss Brooks’s first name? Miss Brooks's first name was Connie on the TV series "Our Miss Brooks". The character was played by Eve Arden on "Our Miss Brooks" from 1952 to 1956 on CBS.
- What is the rest of the nursery rhyme from which Ken Kesey took the title for his novel One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (1962)? The rest of the nursery rhyme from which Ken Kesey took the title for his novel One Flew Over the Cuckoo's Nest is: Wire, briar, limber, lock, Three geese in a flock, One…
- How many new Barbara Pym novels have been published since her death in 1980? Four new Barbara Pym novels have been published since her death in 1980: 1. A Few Green Leaves (1980) 2. An Unsuitable Attachment (1982) 3. Crampton Hodnet (1985) 4. An Acadeniic Question (1986)…