Edward Lear Wrote A Well Known Autobiographical Poem That Begins How Pleasant To Know Mr Lear But How Well Do We Really Know Him On The One Hand He Is, In John Ashbery S Words, One Of The Most Popular Poets Who Ever Lived On The Other Hand He Has Often Been Overlooked Or Marginalized By Scholars And In Literary Histories James Williams S Account, The First Book Length Critical Study Of The Poet Since The S, Sets Out To Re Introduce Lear And To Accord Him His Proper Place As A Major Victorian Figure Of Continuing Appeal And Relevance, And Especially As A Poet Of Beauty, Comedy, And Profound Ingenuity Williams Approaches Lear S Work Thematically, Tracing Some Of Its Most Fundamental Subjects And Situations Grounded In Attentive Close Readings, Williams Also Connects Lear S Nonsense With His Various Other Creative Endeavours As A Zoological Illustrator And Landscape Painter, A Travel Writer, And A Prolific Diarist And Correspondent
Is a well-known author, some of his books are a fascination for readers like in the Edward Lear book, this is one of the most wanted James Williams author readers around the world.
- 200 pages
- Edward Lear
- James Williams
- 22 April 2018 James Williams