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Nonsense songs and stories

Lear, Edward

Nonsense songs and stories

by Lear, Edward

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Published by Frederick Warne & Co in London, New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Edward Lear ; with additional songs, and an introduction by Sir E. Strachey, Bart.
ContributionsStrachey, Edward, Sir, 1812-1901.
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 144 p. :
Number of Pages144
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18190269M

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Nonsense Songs and Stories by Edward Lear, with Additional Songs, and An Introduction by Sir E. Strachey, Bart. The book appears to have never been read, with little to no wear on the spine. Front and back cover show signs of sun fading wear book was exposed to sunlight on a book shelf. Some minor markings on front cover. Pages are slightly /5(57). Edward Lear. Best Nonfiction Books of All Time The best nonfiction books: No 58 – Nonsense Songs by Edward Lear () The Victorians loved wordplay, and few could rival this compendium of.

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Nonsense songs and stories by Lear, Edward Download PDF EPUB FB2

This is a lovely reproduction hardback book of the sixth edition of the `Nonsense Songs & Stories' by Edward Lear. What is great about this book is that it is copy of one of the original books written and illustrated by Edward Lear. Everything from the cover image to the font of the text is in the original by: 2.

However, regardless of his inspiration or impetus, the appeal of Lear's poems and illustrations has proved timeless. Nonsense Songs and Stories contains some of Lear's best-known poetry, as well as stories and songs about real and imagined creatures. Poems include "The Owl and the Pussycat," "The Jumblies," "Calico Pie /5.

Nonsense Songs and Stories Hardcover – January 1, by Edward Lear (Author)5/5(1). Nonsense Songs and Stories. By EDWARD LEAR. London and New York: Frederick Warne and Co. Much Nonsense songs and stories book is published from time to time, but the gift of writing such precious nonsense as that which Author: Guardian Staff.

Edward Lear's Nonsense Omnibus: With All the Original Pictures,Verses,And Stories of His Book of Nonsense;More Nonsense;Nonsense Songs;Nonsense Stories And Alphabets. Published by. Whether you've loved the book or not, if you give your honest and detailed thoughts then people will find new books that are right for them.

1 Nonsense Songs, Stories Botany and Alphabets. Nonsense Songs The Owl and the Pussycat The Duck and the Kangaroo The Daddy Long-Legs and the Fly The Jumblies The Nutcrackers and the Sugar-Tongs Calico Pie Mr.

and Mrs. Spikky Sparrow The Broom, the Shovel, the Poker and the Tongs The Table and the Chair. Nonsense Stories The Story of the Four Little Children Who Went Round the World.

Edward Lear’s Nonsense Songs, Stories, Botany, and Alphabets brought together a variety of nonsense writing, from alphabets and recipes, to botany, verses and stories. Lear was already well known for writing nonsense: his collection of illustrated limericks, A Book of Nonsense ().

The Songs. Alphabetical list of the songs. Lear published two collections of songs and stories, quite different in style from the limericks books: Nonsense Songs, Stories Botany and Alphabets, ; Laughable Lyrics.

A Fourth Book of Nonsense Poems, Songs, Botany Music, &c, This is a lovely reproduction hardback book of the sixth edition of the `Nonsense Songs & Stories' by Edward Lear.

What is great about this book is that it is copy of one of the original books written and illustrated by Edward Lear. Everything from the cover image to the font of the text is in the original style/5(14).

Nonsense Songs and Stories by Edward Lear,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(35). Nonsense Songs book.

Read 9 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. This book was converted from its physical edition to the digital form /5. Nonsense Songs, Stories, Botany, and Alphabets (Paperback or Softback) by Lear, Edward and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at Nonsense Songs and Stories Botany Alphabets by Edward Lear - AbeBooks.

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Chesterton, Two Kinds of Paradox (). The nonsense-songs are all good, and "The Story of the Four little Children who went Round the World" is the most exquisite piece of imaginative absurdity that the present writer is acquainted with. But before coming to that, let us quote a few lines from "The Jumblies," who, as.

In Nonsense Songs, Stories, Botany, and Alphabets followed A Book of Nonsense, containing what is arguably Lear’s best-known and critically acclaimed work. Composed aroundprobably for Janet, the young daughter of poet and literary critic John Addington Symonds (–93), “The Owl and the Pussy-cat” portrays two unlikely Brand: Barnes & Noble.

Nonsense Songs, Stories Botany and Alphabets | Lear Edward | download | B–OK. Download books for free. Find books. Nonsense Songs and Stories by Lear, Edward Seller Keogh's Books Published, Condition, lightly rubbed at corners and spine ends, neat contemporary owner's name.

LibriVox recording of NONSENSE SONGS, STORIES,BOTANY AND ALPHABETS, by EDWARD LEAR. Read by Adrian Praetzellis. A selection of nonsense poems, songs (not sung!), stories, and miscellaneous strangeness.

The work includes the "Owl and the Pussycat" and a recipe for Amblongus Pie, which begins "Take 4 pounds (say 4½ pounds) of fresh ablongusses and put them in a small pipkin.". Nonsense Songs, Stories, Botany and Alphabets By: Edward Lear () A selection of nonsense poems, songs (not sung!), stories, and miscellaneous strangeness.

The work includes the "Owl and the Pussycat" and a recipe for Amblongus Pie, which begins "Take 4 pounds (say 4½ pounds) of fresh ablongusses and put them in a small pipkin."5/5(1). Genre/Form: Hand-colored illustrations Nonsense verses, English: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lear, Edward, Nonsense songs and stories."Nonsense songs and stories" by Edward Lear Frederick Warne, London - first thus edition -18cmx15cm - condition: very good copy, fresh boards, bookplate to ffep, minor foxing, complete.

Famous works of Nonsense poems by Lear.Edward Lear (12 MayHolloway – 29 JanuarySanremo) was an English artist, illustrator, musician, author and poet, now known mostly for his literary nonsense in poetry and prose and especially his limericks, a form he popularised.

His principal areas of work as an artist were threefold: as a draughtsman employed to illustrate birds and animals; making coloured drawings during his Genre: Children's literature, literary nonsense and limericks.