Definition of Lear, Edward in English:

Lear, Edward

Pronunciation /ˈliər/ /ˈlɪər/

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proper noun

  • (1812–88), English humorist and illustrator. He wrote A Book of Nonsense (1845) and Laughable Lyrics (1877). He published Illustrations of the Family of the Psittacidae (1832), as well as illustrated accounts of his travels around the Mediterranean.