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Creator:
Peck, Robert McCracken, 1952- author.
Title(s):

The natural history of Edward Lear (1812-1888) / Robert McCracken Peck ; with a foreword by David Attenborough.

Edition:
First edition.
Published/Created:
Jaffrey, New Hampshire : David R. Godine, Publisher, Inc., 2016.
©2016
Physical Description:
223 pages : illustrations ; 27 cm
Holdings:
Rare Books and Manuscripts
QH31.L424 P43 2016+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of the author
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Information
Classification:
Books
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original maroon quarter cloth and gray boards; with dust jacket. With a presentation inscription from the author.
Edward Lear, known as an author of nonsense verse, was also an artist and natural history illustrator.
Subject Terms:
Artists -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Lear, Edward, 1812-1888.
Natural history illustration.
Natural history illustrators -- Great Britain -- Biography.
Peck, Robert McCracken -- Presentation inscription, October 2016.
Poets, English -- 19th century -- Biography.
Form/Genre:
Dust jackets.
Contributors:
Attenborough, David, 1926- writer of foreword.
Godine, David R., publisher.
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