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Edward Lear, 1812-1888

By Lear Edward [Noakes, Vivien]

New York: Harry N Abrams Inc, 1988. In 1985 ... the full range of the work of this extraordinarily versatile genius was brought to view in an exhibition held by Royal Academy of Arts in London. This book with its 272 illustrations, 60 in full colour, reproduces almost all the exhibits at that landmark show, No ordinary catalogue, the voume contains much previously unpublished material..and is an important contribution to Lear scholarship. Introduction by Sir Steven Runciman and an Essay by Jeremy Maas 216p. ibliography.index. 1st US Edition. Hardcover. As New/Fine.

$35.00

Edward Lear : The Life of a Wanderer

By Noakes, Vivien

London: Collins, 1968. 359p, illus. bibliography, index. Map on endpapers. 1st UK Ed. Hardcover. Fine/Near Fine - Price Clipped.

$50.00

Edward Lear : A Biography

By Levi,Peter

London: Macmillan., 1995. "Edward Lear was an English eccentric and an admirable poet whose nonsense verse has endeared him to generations of children. He was also a brilliant watercolorist and an intrepid traveler. To this lively study of the life and work of one of the most eminent Victorians, the distinguished biographer Peter Levi brings poetic sensitivity and wide-ranging erudition." 362p. plates.bibliography. index Condition : V.Good/V.Good. 1st.UK Ed.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fair.

$25.00

Edward Lear in Greece, a Loan Exhibition from the Gennadius Library, Athens

By Philip Hofer (introduction)

The International Exhibitions Foundations, 1971. Foreward by Francis R Walton. Catalogue of a travelling exhibition of the Greek paintings, drawimngs and sketches of Edward Lear from the Gennadeion Library in Athens . 87p. 73 illus.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$55.00

Edward Lear and the Art of Travel

By Wilcox, Scott

New Haven CT: Yale Center for British Art , 2000. "Published on the occasion of an exhibition Yale Center for British Art, New Haven, Connecticut, September 20, 2000 - January 14, 2001 ... 'Edward Lear and the Art of Travel' celebrates Donald Gallup's gift to the Yale Center for British Art of almost four hundred drawings and paintings by Lear. It also situates Lear's art within the proliferation of images of foreign lands produced by British artists in the later eighteenth and nineteenth centuries.' 190p. illus (some col) bibliography. First Thus. Soft Cover. Near Fine. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.

$60.00

Edward Lear in Greece, a Loan Exhibition from the Gennadius Library, Athens

By Philip Hofer (introduction)

The International Exhibitions Foundations, 1971. Foreward by Francis R Walton. Catalogue of a travelling exhibition of the Greek paintings, drawimngs and sketches of Edward Lear from the Gennadeion Library in Athens . 87p. 73 illus.. First Edition. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$55.00

For Lovers of Food and Drink. Compiled by Vivien Noakes and Charles Lewson.

By Lear,Edward

London: Collins, 1978. Tiny collection of Lear's contributions to gastronomic enjoyment. HC in laminated boards.(X2) 24p. illus.. Laminated HC. Very Good.

$10.00

For Lovers of Food and Drink. Compiled by Vivien Noakes and Charles Lewson.

By Lear,Edward

London: Collins, 1978. Tiny collection of Lear's contributions to gastronomic enjoyment. HC in laminated boards.(X2) 24p. illus.. Laminated HC. Very Good.

$10.00

Letters of Edward Lear. Author of The Book of Nonsense, to Chichester Fortescue,Lord Carlingford, and Frences,Countess Waldegrave. Edited by Lady Strachey of Sutton Court. Illustrated

By Lear,Edward (edited by Lady Strachey)

London: T.Fisher Unwin. , 1907. 328p. illus.plates index. Ex-Library copy with usual markings. Original green cloth binding, some shelf wear, corners bumped. First Trade. Decorative Cloth. Very Good. Ex-Library.

$100.00

Edward Lear : A Biography

By Levi,Peter

New York: Scribners, 1995. "Edward Lear was an English eccentric and an admirable poet whose nonsense verse has endeared him to generations of children. He was also a brilliant watercolorist and an intrepid traveler. To this lively study of the life and work of one of the most eminent Victorians, the distinguished biographer Peter Levi brings poetic sensitivity and wide-ranging erudition." 362p. plates.bibliography. index Condition : V.Good/V.Good. 1st.US Edition. Hard Cover. Very Good/Very Good.

$25.00

Edward Lear : A Biography

By Levi,Peter

London: Macmillan., 1995. "Edward Lear was an English eccentric and an admirable poet whose nonsense verse has endeared him to generations of children. He was also a brilliant watercolorist and an intrepid traveler. To this lively study of the life and work of one of the most eminent Victorians, the distinguished biographer Peter Levi brings poetic sensitivity and wide-ranging erudition." 362p. plates.bibliography. index Condition : V.Good/V.Good. 1st.UK Ed.. Hard Cover. Fine/Fair.

$25.00

Edward Lear : The Life of a Wanderer

By Noakes, Vivien

London: Fontana/Collins, 1979. Pbk. 367p. illus.bibliography.index . Soft Cover. Very Good.

$10.00

The Corfu Years

By Lear,Edward & Sherrard, Philip (ed.)

Limni,Evvia,Greece: Denise Harvey, 1988. Beautifully illustrated account of Edward Lear in Corfu,based on his letters,journals and pictures. A delightful and gorgeous volume. Hardcover. 244p. 24 tipped in colour plates, 85 B & W Illus. A nice volume to send as a gift.(New - will be sent to you direct from the publisher in Greece). First Thus. Cloth. New Book from Greece/Fine. Hard Cover.

$90.00

The Corfu Years

By Lear,Edward & Sherrard, Philip (ed.)

Limni,Evvia,Greece: Denise Harvey, 1988. Beautifully illustrated account of Edward Lear in Corfu,based on his letters,journals and pictures. A delightful and gorgeous volume. Hardcover. 244p. 24 tipped in colour plates, 85 B & W Illus. A nice volume to send as a gift.(New - will be sent to you direct from the publisher in Greece). First Thus. Cloth. New Book from Greece/Fine. Hard Cover.

$90.00

Edward Lear : The Life of a Wanderer

By Noakes, Vivien

London: Fontana/Collins, 1979. First Pbk.Ed.. Soft Cover. Very Good.

$20.00