When the Queen met the Boojum

[left]: Henry Holiday’s illustration (1876) to the front cover of Lewis Carroll’s The Hunting of the Snark [right]: A grey shaded reproduction of the Ditchley Portrait (a gift from Sir Henry Lee to Queen Elizabeth I, c. 1592) by Marcus Gheeraerts the Younger. John Tufail’s The Illuminated Snark lead me to this comparison. He interpreted … Continue reading “When the Queen met the Boojum”