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by Vivien Noakes
Author: Vivien Noakes
Publisher: Fontana; Revised edition (1979)
Category: Social Sciences
Subcategory: Politics and Government
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Dr Vivien Noakes, the leading expert on Lear's life and work, has rewritten her classic biography. Vivien Noakes gives us a full portrait of this great and important protagonist of victorianism.
Dr Vivien Noakes, the leading expert on Lear's life and work, has rewritten her classic biography. Lear is known as a writer of nonsense and limeriks but he was also a ornitologist painter and during his long voyages he depicted unforgettable landscapes sketches of Italy, Albania, Greece, Egypt and India- The author describes these experiences with a livley style going beyond a simply biography, drawing our attention to human Lear's aspects making the reading of the book pleasant.
Lear, Edward, 1812-1888, Painters - England - Biography, Poets, English - 19th century - Biography. Boston, Houghton Mifflin.
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Vivien Noakes obituary. Leading authority on Edward Lear and the war poet Isaac Rosenberg. With the publication in 1968 of Edward Lear: The Life of a Wanderer, Vivien Noakes, who has died of a stroke aged 74, achieved instant status as the leading authority on Lear.
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Edward Lear, The Life of a Wanderer (1968).
She was a fellow of the Royal Society of Literature. She was born Vivien Mary Langley, daughter of noted aeronautical engineer Marcus Langley and educated at Dunottar School, but left with A-levels She lectured at Harvard University and at the Yale Center for British Art. She was an expert on Edward Lear and on the li. .Edward Lear, The Life of a Wanderer (1968). She was curator of the major exhibition 'Edward Lear, 1812-1888' at the Royal Academy, London and the National Academy of Design, New York. A Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature and previously lecturer at Somerville College, Oxford, her publications include The Painter Edward Lear and Edward Lear: The Complete Verse and Other Nonsense.
Edward Lear is famous as the author of "A Book of Nonsense" and of the timeless children's songs, "The Owl and the Pussycat" and "The Jumblies". Yet, for this gentle genius, infectious merriment mingled with a deep sadness. Who is the man behind the nonsense? Born the twentieth of twenty-one children, he was rejected by his mother and brought up by his eldest sister.