Never Mind the Pussycat: The Ornithological Art of Edward Lear


Subject:
Birds , Artists , Illustrations & Illustrators , General Resources

Description:
Exhibit about Edward Lear, who "is best remembered for his Nonsense, the preposterous rhymes and sketches loved by generations of children. ... This exhibit focuses on a brief period of Lear's youth [when] ... he created some of the most extraordinary images of birds ever made." Features examples of his illustrations of birds such as the parrot, crow, toucan, and owl. Also includes limericks and a brief bibliography. From Albert R. Mann Library, Cornell University.

Publisher:
Albert R. Mann Library, Cornell University

Language:
English

Source:
http://exhibits.mannlib.cornell.edu/lear/


PID= res:lii-27949