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The pelican chorus.

Image ID: 820919

The pelican chorus.

Image Details

Image Title

:  The pelican chorus.


: Brooke, L. Leslie (Leonard Leslie), 1862-1940 -- Artist

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 19 x 12 cm. (7 1/4 x 4 3/4 in.)


: Printed on border: "Farther and farther till out of sight, and we stood alone in the silent night! Often since, in the nights of June, we sit on the sand and watch the moon; she has gone to the great Gromboolian plain and we probably never shall meet again!" Written on border: "Poem by Edward Lear"

Original Source

: From Nonsense songs. (New York: Warne, [n.d.]) Lear, Edward (1812-1888), Author. Brooke, L. Leslie (Leonard Leslie) (1862-1940), Artist.


: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Birds -- illustrations

Source Description

: 1 folder (7 pictures)


: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number


Digital ID

: 820919

Record ID

: 694270

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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