Alan Isaac Rare Books

Edward Lear as a Landscape Draughtsman


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Author: HOFER, Philip

Published by: The Belknap Press of Harvard University (Cambridge, Mass., 1967)

1st. 4to. Landscape format. X, [2], 109p, [1]. Illustrated. Col’d frontis, portrait and 109 continental topographical views. Quarter black cloth, gilt with orange sides over hard boards.  Col. Printed illustrative d/w.

Presents a little known or appreciated side of the ‘Nonsense’ book creator- the outstanding topographical artist.  D/w with minor edge tears and small loss.

Cat. ref.: 40