Standard Name: Lear, Edward
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|Friends, Associates||Alfred Tennyson|
|Intertextuality and Influence||Beatrix Potter||
The Tale of Pigling Bland (written, significantly, in the days of BP 's own courtship) is a love-story in whose happy ending Pigling and his beloved Pig-wig go dancing off hand-in-hand Over the hills and...
|Textual Features||Penelope Fitzgerald|
12 May 1812
Edward Lear , writer and artist, was born at Holloway, London.
10 February 1845
Edward Lear 's first publication, A Book of Nonsense, appeared, containing short, deliberately inconsequential poems (not yet known as limericks) illustrated with his own line drawings.
Edward Lear published Nonsense Songs, Stories, Botany and Alphabets, which included The Owl and the Pussy-Cat and The Jumblies.
29 January 1888
Edward Lear , writer and artist, died at San Remo, Italy.