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The Resource Mr. Lear : a life of art and nonsense, Jenny Uglow

Mr. Lear : a life of art and nonsense, Jenny Uglow

Label
Mr. Lear : a life of art and nonsense
Title
Mr. Lear
Title remainder
a life of art and nonsense
Statement of responsibility
Jenny Uglow
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Uglow, Jennifer S
Dewey number
  • 700.92
  • B
Index
index present
LC call number
PR4879.L2
LC item number
Z94 2018
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Lear, Edward
  • Poets, English
  • Artists
Target audience
adult
Label
Mr. Lear : a life of art and nonsense, Jenny Uglow
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in 2017 by Faber and Faber Limited, Great Britain"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 530-582) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: "It's absurd..." -- I. Fledgling -- One foot off the ground -- With the girls -- "O Sussex!" -- II. Perching -- To the zoo -- Knowsley -- Tribes and species -- Make 'em laugh -- Mountains -- III. Flying -- "Rome is Rome" -- Happy as a hedgehog -- Third person -- Excursions -- Derry down Derry: Nonsense, 1846 -- "Something is about to happen" -- "Calmly, into the dice-box" -- "All that amber" -- IV. Tumbling -- The brotherhood -- Meeting the poet -- An owl in the desert -- Half a life: Corfu and Athos -- Bible lands -- A was an ass -- Home again, Rome again -- No more -- V. Circling -- "Overconstrained to folly":Nonsense, 1861 -- "Mr Lear the artist" -- "From island unto island" -- "What a charming life an artist's is!" -- "the "marriage" phantasy" -- "Gradually extinguified" -- VI. Calling -- Sail away: Cannes, 1868-1869 -- "Three groans for Corsica!" -- Degli inglesi -- Nonsense Songs and More Nonsense -- Restless in San Remo -- India -- Families -- Laughable Lyrics -- VII. Swooping -- Shocks -- The Villa Tennyson -- "As great a fool as ever I was" -- Pax vobiscum"
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
x, 598 pages
Isbn
9780374113339
Lccn
2017058631
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • 1207182
  • (OCoLC)ocn988059034
  • (OCoLC)988059034
  • 1221494
  • 1331333
  • 1331333
Label
Mr. Lear : a life of art and nonsense, Jenny Uglow
Publication
Copyright
Note
"Originally published in 2017 by Faber and Faber Limited, Great Britain"--Title page verso
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 530-582) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Prologue: "It's absurd..." -- I. Fledgling -- One foot off the ground -- With the girls -- "O Sussex!" -- II. Perching -- To the zoo -- Knowsley -- Tribes and species -- Make 'em laugh -- Mountains -- III. Flying -- "Rome is Rome" -- Happy as a hedgehog -- Third person -- Excursions -- Derry down Derry: Nonsense, 1846 -- "Something is about to happen" -- "Calmly, into the dice-box" -- "All that amber" -- IV. Tumbling -- The brotherhood -- Meeting the poet -- An owl in the desert -- Half a life: Corfu and Athos -- Bible lands -- A was an ass -- Home again, Rome again -- No more -- V. Circling -- "Overconstrained to folly":Nonsense, 1861 -- "Mr Lear the artist" -- "From island unto island" -- "What a charming life an artist's is!" -- "the "marriage" phantasy" -- "Gradually extinguified" -- VI. Calling -- Sail away: Cannes, 1868-1869 -- "Three groans for Corsica!" -- Degli inglesi -- Nonsense Songs and More Nonsense -- Restless in San Remo -- India -- Families -- Laughable Lyrics -- VII. Swooping -- Shocks -- The Villa Tennyson -- "As great a fool as ever I was" -- Pax vobiscum"
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First American edition.
Extent
x, 598 pages
Isbn
9780374113339
Lccn
2017058631
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations (some color)
System control number
  • 1207182
  • (OCoLC)ocn988059034
  • (OCoLC)988059034
  • 1221494
  • 1331333
  • 1331333

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