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Published: 01 November 2018

200 Pages

ISBN: 9780746312216

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Edward Lear

James Williams

Liverpool University Press

Writers and Their Work

James Williams's account, the first book-length critical study of the poet since the 1980s, 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.