The Complete Nonsense of Edward Lear
Complete Nonsense of Edward Lear by Edward Lear
Book DescriptionEdward Lear was the greatest nonsensicalist of all time. He was the inventor of the limerick and created the Jumblies and The Owl and the Pussycat. This complete edition of Lear's nonsense verse - including the limericks, longer verses, alphabets and his own illustrations - is lovingly restored and beautifully presented, for adults and children to enjoy together.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780571207367
(198mm x 126mm x 20mm)
Imprint: Faber & Faber
Publisher: Faber & Faber
Publish Date: 9-Apr-2001
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Owl and the Pussycat, Hardback (May 2015)
The Owl and the Pussy-cat went to sea, in a beautiful pea-green boat, they took some honey, and plenty of money, wrapped up in a five-pound note. So begins the unlikely love story of a cat and bird, who sail away together and are married on a remote island, their officiant a turkey, and their wedding ring a piece of jewellery from a pig's snout.
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The author was the greatest nonsensicalist of all time. He was the inventor of the limerick and created the Jumblies and The Owl and the Pussycat. This book features his nonsense verse - including the limericks, longer verses, alphabets and his own illustrations.
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Author Biography - Edward Lear
Edward Lear was an English artist, illustrator, author and poet, and is known now mostly for his literary nonsense in poetry and prose and especially his limericks, a form he popularised. As an author, he is known principally for his popular nonsense works, which use real and invented English words.
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