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Mervyn Peake

British author and illustrator, born in China 1911. Produced his masterwork "The Gormenghast Trilogy" in the 1940's, for which he both wrote and illustrated the text. The drawing reproduced above is a sketch for "Titus Alone", it was not used however in the final version of the book. Other drawings and first editions are available on request.