Alice, the White King and Haigha

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Victorian picture to download showing an illustration by Tenniel to Lewis Carroll’s ‘[Alice] Through the Looking Glass’ of Alice, the White King and the Messenger (Haigha).

‘ “You alarm me!” said the king. “I feel faint – Give me a ham sandwich!” On which the Messenger, to Alice’s great amusement, opened a bag that hung round his neck, and handed a sandwich to the King, who devoured it greedily.’