New York: William Morrow and Company, 1980, 1980. Item #013277
First American edition. Folio; ninety-six pp.; ninety illustrations from paintings and sketches, including forty in color, many gatefold; bibliography. A fine copy in original blue cloth in a good price-clipped dust jacket with uneven fading to rear panel. A monograph on the ornithological paintings of Edward Lear and their influence on his later verse.