Mr Lear: A Life of Art and Nonsense
Title: Mr Lear: A Life of Art and Nonsense
Author: Jenny Uglow
Acclaimed historian Jenny Uglow brings us a fascinating and beautifully illustrated biography of Edward Lear, full of the colour of the age. Above all it shows how this uniquely gifted man lived all his life on the boundaries of rules and structures, disciplines and desires - an exile of the heart.