The Hunting of the Snark
A beautiful edition of Lewis Carroll's nonsense poem with artwork by bestselling author-illustrator Chris Riddell. They sought it with thimbles, they sought it with care; They pursued it with forks and hope; They threatened its life with a railway-share; They charmed it with smiles and soap. First published by Macmillan in 1876, Lewis Carroll's magnificent nonsense poem The Hunting of the Snark features an unlikely cast of characters drawn from the Jabberwocky in Through the Looking Glass. This irresistible version is contains colour and black & white illustrations, as well as an introduction, by the 2015-2017 UK Children's Laureate, Chris Riddell.