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Book of Nonsense (Routledge Classics)

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One of the world's most loved writers, Edward Lear has delighted whole generations of readers with his verse. Now "The Book of Nonsense is available once again from his original publishers.

Synopsis:

From the benighted Old Man with a Beard to the erudite Perpendicular Purple Polly, Edward Lear's world was inhabited by a bewildering variety of oddities. This book looks at his world.

Synopsis:

From the benighted Old Man with a Beard to the erudite Perpendicular Purple Polly, Edward Lear's world is inhabited by a bewildering variety of oddities. One of the world's most loved writers, Lear's verse has delighted whole generations of readers. Here, after 140 years, is the original edition of A Book of Nonsense, from the original publishers. Complete with Lear's own remarkable illustrations, this treasure trove of nonsense is guaranteed to hold readers spellbound for generations more

Product Details

ISBN:
9780415286008
Author:
Lear, Edward
Publisher:
Routledge
Author:
Lear Edward
Location:
London
Subject:
Humorous
Subject:
English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Subject:
Children's poetry, English
Subject:
Juvenile
Subject:
Limericks, juvenile
Subject:
Nonsense verses, English.
Subject:
Poetry - Humorous
Subject:
Children's poetry
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Paperback
Series:
Routledge Classics
Series Volume:
no. 3485
Publication Date:
20020731
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
240
Dimensions:
7.96x5.02x.82 in. .63 lbs.
Age Level:
08-12

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Product details 240 pages Routledge - English 9780415286008 Reviews:
"Synopsis" by , From the benighted Old Man with a Beard to the erudite Perpendicular Purple Polly, Edward Lear's world was inhabited by a bewildering variety of oddities. This book looks at his world.
"Synopsis" by , From the benighted Old Man with a Beard to the erudite Perpendicular Purple Polly, Edward Lear's world is inhabited by a bewildering variety of oddities. One of the world's most loved writers, Lear's verse has delighted whole generations of readers. Here, after 140 years, is the original edition of A Book of Nonsense, from the original publishers. Complete with Lear's own remarkable illustrations, this treasure trove of nonsense is guaranteed to hold readers spellbound for generations more
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