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”The Natural History of Edward Lear” by Robert McCracken Peck

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Edward Lear (1812-1888) is most well known as a humorist but he was actually an even more accomplished artist, producing a large body of work illustrating natural history subjects, especially birds. This study of his work is beautifully illustrated with many wonderful colored plates: it will appeal to artists as well as nature lovers!

Evaluation: 5 out of 5