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Lear, Edward, 1812-1888. Diary : autograph manuscript, 1887-1888., 1887-1888. Digital

FOUND IN: Houghton Library / Collection: Edward Lear diaries
Item — Volume: 30Identifier: MS Eng 797.3, (30)
Scope and Contents: Each volume contains diary entries by Edward Lear from 1858 until a few months before his death. The entries, generally kept daily with some notable omissions, frequently discuss his paintings, as well as his health problems and depression. Lear's primary residence was in England through 1870, when he settled in San Remo, Italy. He also traveled extensively, and usually took at least one long trip each year, often in search of new artistic material. These diaries describe travels in Egypt,...

Lear, Edward, 1812-1888. Diary : autograph manuscript, 1859-1860., 1859-1860. Digital

FOUND IN: Houghton Library / Collection: Edward Lear diaries
Item — Volume: 3Identifier: MS Eng 797.3, (3)
Scope and Contents: Each volume contains diary entries by Edward Lear from 1858 until a few months before his death. The entries, generally kept daily with some notable omissions, frequently discuss his paintings, as well as his health problems and depression. Lear's primary residence was in England through 1870, when he settled in San Remo, Italy. He also traveled extensively, and usually took at least one long trip each year, often in search of new artistic material. These diaries describe travels in Egypt,...

Lear, Edward, 1812-1888. The adventures of Mr. Lear & the Polly Pussey Bite on their way to the Ritertitle mountains : autograph manuscript (signed: 3d person); [no place], 1866 August 23., 1866

Item Identifier: MS Typ 55.14, (148)
Scope and Contents: Includes Lear's nonsense drawings, autograph manuscript drafts of the nonsense poems and nonsense alphabet, drawings with verse, and proofs for The nonsense alphabet and other works. Also includes a few landscape drawings, a portrait of an unidentified man, self-portraits, and a portrait photograph of Lear, among other items.

Lear, Edward, 1812-1888. [Portrait photograph]. Mounted with 1 small rebus drawn by Lear, and 1 autograph visiting card.

Item Identifier: MS Typ 55.14, (169)
Scope and Contents: Includes Lear's nonsense drawings, autograph manuscript drafts of the nonsense poems and nonsense alphabet, drawings with verse, and proofs for The nonsense alphabet and other works. Also includes a few landscape drawings, a portrait of an unidentified man, self-portraits, and a portrait photograph of Lear, among other items.

Lear, Edward, 1812-1888. A.L.s. to Fanny (Coombe) Willett; San Remo, 1873 January 5

Item — Box: 1Identifier: MS Eng 797
Scope and Contents: Contains letters, mostly personal, some illustrated, by Lear to various correspondents, including several to John Gould.

Lear, Edward, 1812-1888. A.L.s. to Fanny (Coombe) Willett; San Remo, 1881 December 23

Item — Box: 1Identifier: MS Eng 797
Scope and Contents: Contains letters, mostly personal, some illustrated, by Lear to various correspondents, including several to John Gould.

Lear, Edward, 1812-1888. A.L.s. to Fanny (Coombe) Willett; San Remo, 1882 December 24

Item — Box: 1Identifier: MS Eng 797
Scope and Contents: Contains letters, mostly personal, some illustrated, by Lear to various correspondents, including several to John Gould.

Lear, Edward, 1812-1888. A.L.s. to Frederick Warne; San Remo, 1881 May 2

Item — Box: 1Identifier: MS Eng 797
Scope and Contents: Contains letters, mostly personal, some illustrated, by Lear to various correspondents, including several to John Gould.

Lear, Edward, 1812-1888. Two antelope heads : watercolor over graphite drawing. Digital

Item Identifier: MS Typ 55.13, (18)
Scope and Contents: An album (46 x 61 cm.) of 54 drawings on paper in pen, ink, watercolor, gouche, graphite, and Chinese white. Also includes color samples, autograph manuscript notes by Lear, sketches, and a few lithographs. Album inscribed: "Cecilia Lushington from Mr. Lear, May 25th 1855." Album bound in marbled boards, vellum spine and corners; in red cloth box.