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Lear, Edward, 1812–1888

Lear in Sicily : twenty line drawings by Edward Lear illustrating a tour made in May-July 1847 in the company of John Joshua Proby with a coloured frontispiece signed by both the travellers and a full introduction by Granville Proby.

London : Duckworth, 3 Henrietta Street, London, W.C. 2, 1938.
Oxford : Printed in Great Britain by the Kemp Hall Press Ltd., in the City of Oxford
Physical Description:
24 pages, [21] leaves of plates : illustrations ; 19 x 26 cm
Rare Books and Manuscripts
NC242.L4 A4 1938+ Oversize
Yale Center for British Art, Gift of Michael D. Coe, Yale MAH 1968
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Copyright Status:
Copyright Not Evaluated
Errata slip tipped in, page 7.
Includes bibliographical references.
BEIN 1996 +41: Bookplate of Granville Proby with presentation inscription from him on bookplate, dated 1939.
BAC: British Art Center copy bound in publisher's original brown cloth. Presentation inscription: Francis. With joyous greetings & all good wishes. From Irene. Christmas 1944.
Subject Terms:
Carysfort, John Joshua Proby, Earl of, 1823-1858.
English wit and humor, Pictorial.
Kemp Hall Press -- Printer.
Lear, Edward, 1812-1888 -- Travel -- Italy -- Sicily.
Proby, Granville, 1883- -- Bookplate.
Proby, Granville, 1883- -- Presentation incription.
Sicily (Italy) -- Description and travel.
Photomechanical prints -- 1938.
Proby, Granville, 1883-1947.
Duckworth (Firm), publisher.

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