Snark in The Golden Age Of Illustration

Eleven illustrations by Henry Holiday and one illustration by a typesetter to Lewis Carroll’s The Hunting of the Snark in the FB group The Golden Age Of Illustration:

  1. Front cover
  2. The Landing: Bellman and Banker »Supporting each man on the top of the tide«
  3. The Landing: The Crew on Deck »He had wholly forgotten his name.«
  4. The Landing: Butcher and Beaver »The Beaver kept looking the opposite way.«
  5. The Bellman’s Speech »Ocean Chart« (made by a typesetter)
  6. The Baker’s Tale »But oh, beamish nephew, beware of the day«
  7. The Hunting »To pursue it with forks and hope«
  8. The Beaver’s Lesson »The Beaver brought paper, portfolio, pens.«
  9. The Barrister’s Dream »“You must know –” said the Judge: but the Snark exclaimed “Fudge!”«
  10. The Banker’s Fate »So great was his fright that his waistcoat turned white.«
  11. The Vanishing »Then, silence.«
  12. Back cover: It was a Boojum