Rowing with the sheep

Rowing with the sheep

Sir John Tenniel

Wood-engraving by Dalziel

Illustration for the fifth chapter of Lewis Carroll's Through the Looking Glass (1865)

This illustration and the passage it illustrates exemplify how Lewis Carroll uses an element of dreams — here the way they have sudden, inexplicable transitions — to lead the readers into the following chapter. How dos the ilustration differ from the transition in the text.