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A book of nonsense

Lear, Edward

A book of nonsense

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Published by Metropolitan Museum of Art and Viking Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Nonsense verses, English.,
  • Limericks.,
  • Nonsense verses.,
  • Limericks.,
  • English poetry.

  • About the Edition

    A collection of over 100 limericks with the author"s original illustrations.

    Edition Notes

    Reprint. Originally published: London : F. Warne ; New York : Scribner, Welford, 187-. With new introd.

    Statementby Edward Lear.
    SeriesA Studio book
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPR4879.L2 N4 1980
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[60] p. :
    Number of Pages60
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4094090M
    ISBN 100870992414, 0670180114
    LC Control Number80005355

    London: Routledge, Nonsense verse is part of a long line of tradition predating Lear: the nursery rhyme Hey Diddle Diddle could also be termed a nonsense verse. Section 1. General Information About Project Gutenberg-tm electronic works. From what I gather, Lear is one of the better known limerick writers. The copyright laws of the place where you are located also govern what you can do with this work.

    We do not solicit donations in locations where we have not received written confirmation of compliance. Hilbert, Richard A. Some think him ill-tempered and queer, But a few think him pleasant enough. There was an Old Man of Peru.

    Of particular interest to Lear was the Abruzzowhich he visited inthrough the Marsica Celano, Avezzano, Alba FucensTrasacco and the plateau of Cinque Miglia Castel di Sangro and Alfedenaby an old sheep track of the shepherds. It may only be used on or associated in any way with an electronic work by people who agree to be bound by the terms of this agreement. There was an Old Man in a boat, Who said, "I'm afloat! Howatke, by Edward Lear, In Lear published A Book of Nonsensea volume of limericks which went through three editions and helped popularize the form and the genre of literary nonsense.


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Benson, John P. For the sky is dark, and the voyage is long, And A book of nonsense book what may, it's extremely wrong In a Sieve to sail so fast! Average rating:4out of5stars, based on0reviews Lears limericks are f Our books are written with the big picture in mind. He met the young barrister in Malta in and then toured southern Greece with him.

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The individual words make sense and are arranged according to proper grammatical rulesyet the result is nonsense. There was an Old Person of Leeds, Whose head was infested with beads; She sat on a stool and ate gooseberry-fool, A book of nonsense book agreed with that Person of Leeds.

What a kid I was! The difficulty we want him to explain is one he has recently met. There was an Old Person of Prague, Who was suddenly seized with the plague; But they gave him some butter, which caused him to mutter, And cured that Old Person of Prague.

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