Edward Lear

  • Brian Martin
Part of the Macmillan Anthologies of English Literature book series (AEL)


Edward Lear was born the twentieth child of his parents. He was fortunate in finding a patron in the Earl of Derby, travelled widely, and spent most of his time as an artist and writer.

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