The Craft of the Lead Pencil

The Craft of the Lead Pencil

By: Mervyn Peake (author)Hardback

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Description

Originally published in 1946, this little treatise on the simple art of pencil drawing is the perfect antidote to the myriad 'how-to' books that fill the bookshelves.

About Author

Mervyn Peake (1911 - 1968) was an English writer, artist, poet, and illustrator. He is best known for what are usually referred to as the Gormenghast trilogy. The three works, Titus Groan , Gormenghast and Titus Alone, were part of what Peake conceived as a lengthy cycle, the completion of which was prevented by his death. Even so the books are now seen as classics in the genre and a shorter fourth book was written by Peake's wife.

Product Details

  • ISBN13: 9781910787243
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 72
  • ID: 9781910787243
  • weight: 146
  • ISBN10: 1910787248

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