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LEAR Edward

( English poet and landscape painter)

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LEAR, EDWARD (Lear, Edward) (1812-1888), English poet and landscape painter. Born May 12, 1812 in London. Although later generations he is known as one of the greatest representatives of nonsense poetry during his life his main occupation was landscape painting. Lear traveled a lot, especially on the Mediterranean, built a house in San Remo on the Italian Riviera, where he died January 30, 1888

. The largest of his contributions to poetry - that of Limerick and the large number of well-known poems, including "The Owl and the Pussycat" (The Owl and the Pussy Cat), "Hodgepodge-mess" (The Jumblies), "Ding-Dong with a shiny nose" (The Dong with the Luminous Nose)
. In the author's life came four volumes of essays: "The Book of fairy tales" (Book of Nonsense, . 1846), . "Meaningless Songs, . stories, . botany and alphabet "(Nonsense Songs, . Stories, . Botany and Alphabets, . 1871), . "More nonsense, . Pictures, . poems, . botany and so on "(More Nonsense, . Pictures, . Rhymes, . Botany etc., . 1872), . "Poems, . to laugh: The fourth book of poetry pointless, . songs, . Botany, . Muzychka and stuff "(Laughable Lyrics, . A Fourth Book of Nonsense Poems, . Songs, . Botany, . Music, . etc., . 1877),
. The first attempt at a complete collection of fables was made by Lear in 1912, when she came "Complete Book full of nonsense" (The Complete Nonsense Book); published in 1947 that "full of nonsense from Edward Lear" (Complete Nonsense of Edward Lear). Along with the poetic nonsense Lear has published several books on travel, which described his impressions of the artist from various parts of Europe. Among them: "Diary of a landscape, . traveled to Albania and Illyria "(Journal of a Landscape Painter in Albania and Illyria, . 1841), . "Travel to Italy" (Excursions in Italy, . 1846), . "Views of the seven Ionian Islands" (Views in the Seven Ionian Islands, . 1863).,


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