“`Crawling at your feet,' said the Gnat (Alice drew her feet back in some alarm), `you may observe a Bread-and-Butterfly. Its wings are thin slices of Bread-and-butter, its body is a crust, and its head is a lump of sugar.'”
|First appearance|| Through the Looking-Glass,|
and What Alice Found There
The Bread-and-Butterfly is an insect from Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There. Its name and form is a pun on bread and butter. Its wings are thin slices of bread-and-butter with a crust as its body and a lump of sugar as its head. It lives on weak tea with cream in it. The Bread-and-Butterfly appears in Chapter 3 of Through the Looking-Glass, and What Alice Found There.
- In the 1951 Disney movie, it is a butterfly with wings of bread with butter spread on it.
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