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Edward Lear's Birds

by Susan Hyman With Introduction By Philip Hofer

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Condition
Fine/Fine
ISBN 10
0681407654
ISBN 13
9780681407657
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Longmeadow Press, 1989 Hardcover, dust jacket, folio, 96pp, list of colour plates, chronology, bibliography, picture sources, index, 40 colour and 50 black and white illustrations. Lear drew largely from life wherever possible and used the relatively new medium of lithography. Included are several of his preliminary sketches and color notes providing insight of his process to combine anatomical accuracy and detail of the living, moving bird. The colour plates are beautiful with several double page renderings. Fine copy in Fine dust jacket.. Hardcover. Fine/Fine.

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Bookseller
Twelfth Street Booksellers US (US)
Bookseller Inventory #
1061
Title
Edward Lear's Birds
Author
Susan Hyman With Introduction By Philip Hofer
Format/binding
Hardcover
Book condition
Used - Fine
Jacket condition
Fine
Quantity available
1
Binding
Hardcover
ISBN 10
0681407654
ISBN 13
9780681407657
Publisher
Longmeadow Press
Place of Publication
Stamford, Ct
Date published
1989
Keywords
EDWARD LEAR, ORNITHOLOGY, BIRDS, AUDUBON, JOHN GOULD, ELIZABETH NONSENSE BOOKS

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