The Tarns of Lakeland *SIGNED*

The Tarns of Lakeland by W. Heaton Cooper. Published by Frederick Warne & Co. in 1960. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. 1st Edition. One closed tear to dust jacket front and one chip in the jacket’s spine, but no further defects or marks to this very good copy. Signed by W. Heaton Cooper to the dedication page.


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The Tarns of Lakeland Synopsis

W. Heaton Cooper’s ‘masterpiece’ shows details and descriptions of well over a hundred tarns and small lakes of England’s Lake District. Including sixteen full-page colour plates and nearly ninety drawings by the author.

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About W. Heaton Cooper

William Heaton Cooper (6 October 1903 – 1995) was a notable English impressionistic landscape artist who worked predominantly in watercolours, most famous for his paintings of the Lake District. Since the 1950s, he has become known as one of the most celebrated British landscape artists of the twentiethth century.

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