Possibility & A Snark

About: THE HUNTING OF THE SNARK An Agony in Eight Fits. by CARROLL, Lewis; Henry Holiday (illustrator): Macmillan, London Hardcover, First Edition. - EXCELSA SCRIPTA Rare & Collectible Books

by Lewis Carroll – Pictures Here → https://goo.gl/JJkZNt  Allegory for chasing happiness?
My copy is original London, Macmillan and co. 1876 . In fair condition. Some staining & wear on front cover. Edges are still gilded.  Three Pictures below: