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Edward Lear sketches of parrots relating to Illustrations of the family of Psittacidae, or parrots (1832)

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Typ 55.9
Overview: Drawings, sketches, lithographs, and notes for Edward Lear's Illustrations of the family of Psittacidae, or parrots, published in 1832.

Edward Lear miscellaneous drawings

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Typ 55.14
Overview: Drawings, poems, proofs, landscapes, portraits and other items by the English poet and artist Edward Lear.

Edward Lear landscape drawings

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Typ 55.11, MS Typ 55.26, TypDr 805.L513
Overview: Original drawings of landscapes by English artist Edward Lear.

Lear family correspondence

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Eng 1826
Scope and Contents: Consists of 18 signed manuscript letters exchanged between members of the Lear family. Correspondents are as follows:

Edward Lear (1812-1888); Ann Lear (1791-1861), sister; Sarah Lear (1794-1873), sister, married to Charles H. Street; Mary Lear (1796-1861), sister, married to Richard Boswell; Eleanor Lear (1799-1885), sister, married to William Newsom; Frederick Lear (1805-1880), brother; Fanny, possibly Fanny Drewitt Coombe, a family friend.

Edward Lear drawings of Central India

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Typ 55.5
Overview: Original pen and ink, watercolor and graphite landscape drawings by Edward Lear, the English artist, illustrator, author and poet.

Franklin Lushington photograph album and other material

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Typ 1181
Overview: Photograph album of Sir Franklin Lushington, English barrister-at-law, and friend of artist and poet Edward Lear. Also includes loose photographs and sketches.

Mrs. C. Beadon Edward Lear scrapbook

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Typ 55.23
Overview: Scrapbook containing drawings, letters and compositions of English landscape painter and writer Edward Lear.

Publications by Philip Hofer with related papers

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Typ 1235
Overview: Collection of published works by American book collector and curator Philip Hofer, with related papers.

William B. Osgood Field bookbinding equipment

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Typ 1234
Scope and Contents: Chiefly consists of equipment and finishing tools donated by William B. Osgood Field, probably in the 1940s. The equipment includes two standing presses, a number of lying/finishing presses, ploughs, and various items used when tooling leather on books. The collection of finishing tools consists of 15 fonts of handle letters, 87 ornaments, a number of filled and open circles, fillets and decorative rolls, and a variety of pallets and gouges—some of known manufacture. Many of the items are...

Harvard Theatre Collection Shakespeare fantasy prints

FOUND IN: Houghton Library
Collection Identifier: MS Thr 1821
Overview: Contains prints depicting scenes from plays by William Shakespeare which are not related to any particular production.