Illustration for the seventh chapter of Lewis Carroll's Through the Looking Glass (1865)
The pun on "Lion" in both the character's name as well as in the word lion's share of the cake further exemplifies Carroll's wordplay throughout the tale. What's the significance of portraying majestic animals such as the Unicorn and Lion squabbling over a piece of cake?
In 2000 student assistants from the University Scholars Program, National University of Singapore, scanned this image and added text under the supervision of George P. Landow.
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