Complete Nonsense of Edward Lear
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Complete Nonsense of Edward Lear

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Published by Bt Bound .
Written in English


  • Nonsense verses,
  • Children: Grades 3-4

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FormatLibrary binding
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL9363236M
ISBN 100833500775
ISBN 109780833500779

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The Complete Nonsense Book Paperback – by Edward Lear (Author) › Visit Amazon's Edward Lear Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author? Learn about Author Central Cited by: 4.   The Complete Nonsense of Edward Lear is a charming read with witty illustrations. Recommended for students studying Art/Illustration. I wish I had this book as a child so treat your kids to this one.5/5(4). The Complete Nonsense Book Hardcover – Aug by Edward Lear (Author)5/5(14). The Complete Nonsense of Edward Lear. The Owl and the Pussy-Cat, Calico Pie and The Pobble Who Has No Toes, together with Edward Lear's crazy limericks, have entertained adults and children alike for over years.4/5.

  Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb. Skip to main content. The complete nonsense of Edward Lear by Lear, Edward, Book from the collections of University of Michigan Language English. Book digitized by Google from the library of the University. Edward Lear's Book of Nonsense is great to dip into now and then but try reading more than a few There Was An Old Man limericks and you begin to feel queasy as if you have O.D'd on Syrup of Figs. It's not that Lear is anything but excellent; it is just that limericks are most efficacious taken in small by: The classic collection of nonsense by the greatest nonsensicalist of all time, Edward Lear - inventor of the limerick, and creator of the "Jumblies" and "The Owl and the Pussy Cat". About the Author Edward Lear was an English artist, illustrator, author and poet, and is known now mostly for his literary nonsense in poetry and prose and /5(29). At $5, this is a nice cheap edition. It would help if the pictures were in color, but I gather you're getting it closer to what was published in the 19th century here. Edward Lear's nonsense is of the best. Your kids will amaze you by how fast they can begin to recite along with you!/5(15).

  The first edition of A Book of Nonsense lists the author as “Derry down Derry,” after a character in the limerick on the title page. The edition bears Lear’s own name, but his initial use of the pseudonym hints at the complexities of his sense of identity as a caricature in a world whose rules he could not : Barnes & Noble. The first edition was published by Thomas McLean on 10 February There were altogether seventy-two limericks in two volumes selling at 3s 6d each.. It was the convention at the time for children's books to be published anonymously, so there was no mention of Lear's name in the book. Fortunately Lear's "The Complete Verse and Other Nonsense" collects nearly all of Lear's output, including his published works, letters and many drawings. Lear will strike the reader as The theatrical release of Anchorman: The Legend of Ron Burgundy set the literary world on its ear and in search of landmark absurdum/5.   Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. Project Gutenberg; 61, free ebooks 61, free ebooks; 10 by Edward Lear; A Book of Nonsense by Edward Lear. Download; Bibrec; Bibliographic Record. Author: Lear, Edward, Title: A Book of Nonsense Language: English: LoC Class: PR: Language and .