[Art]. Hyman, Susan.
Edward Lear's Birds
Introduction by Philip Hofer
The Wellfleet Press
Folio (14-1/2" x 10-1/4") Color double page plates. Full page, b/w preliminary sketches, chronology, bibliography, and index.
Edward Lear's drew from life and used a new method of lithography. Considered one of the best painters of birds rivaling Audubon, who painted from stuffed birds.
Edition: First edition
Binding: Stiff Boards, Dark blue
Condition: Good+, one hinge back strip torn 1"
Book Id: 16328