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              Books by Edward Lear

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              Poetry for Young People: Edward Lear
                

              Poetry for Young People: Edward Lear (Trade Paperback / Paperback)

              By Lear, Edward; Edited by Mendelson, Professor Edward; Illustrated by Huliska-Beith, Laura

              • RRP: $14.99
              • $11.99
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              • Internationally sourced

              Misunderstood by his peers and plagued by loneliness and low self-esteem, Edward Lear spent much of his time in the company of children, composing poems and songs for their amusement. This title looks at Lear's serious and silly sides before selecting 15 limericks and 18 longer p...oems by the 19th-century wordsmith.
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              ISBN 9781402772948
              Released NZ 6 Apr 2010
              Publisher Sterling Juvenile
              Interest Age 9-12 years
              Series Poetry for Young People
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              Internationally sourced (OOS locally); ships 6-12 working days
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              The Owl and the Pussy-cat

              The Owl and the Pussy-cat (Hardback)

              By Lear, Edward; Illustrated by Voake, Charlotte

              • RRP: $26.00
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              The Owl and the Pussy-cat went to sea. In a beautiful pea-green boat...

              ISBN 9780723293217
              Released NZ 28 Jan 2015
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age 0-5 years
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              Nonsense Limericks
               

              Nonsense Limericks (Hardback, Main)

              By Lear, Edward; Illustrated by Robins, Arthur

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              There was an old man on the Border, Who lived in the utmost disorder; He danced with the cat, and made tea in his hat, Which vexed all the folks on the Border.

              ISBN 9780571302260
              Released NZ 1 Jan 2014
              Publisher Faber and Faber
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Faber Children's Classics
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              Nonsense Limericks
                

              Nonsense Limericks (EPUB ebook – Main)

              By Lear, Edward; Illustrated by Robins, Arthur

              There was an old man on the Border, Who lived in the utmost disorder; He danced with the cat, and made tea in his hat, Which vexed all the folks on the Border.

              ISBN 9780571302277
              Available in EPUB
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              Language en
              Released NZ 4 Nov 2014
              Publisher Faber and Faber
              Interest Age 7-9 years
              Series Faber Children's Classics
              Ebook Terms Titles are sold with a 2 year time limit or 52 loans. view?
              Loan Credits 52
              Each copy purchased buys 52 loan credits to be used on your eplatform portal
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              The Complete Nonsense and Other Verse
                

              The Complete Nonsense and Other Verse (EPUB ebook)

              By Lear, Edward; Edited by Noakes, Vivien

              'Nonsense is the breath of my nostrils', wrote Edward Lear (1812-88), and this collection demonstrates the varied ways in which he pursued his philosophy of life. Gently pointing out human follies and the absurdities of the conventional Victorian society in which he lived, Lear's... nonsense has enchanted children and adults alike for generations.
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              ISBN 9780141921396
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              Language en
              Released NZ 7 Sep 2006
              Publisher Penguin
              Interest Age General Audience
              Ebook Terms Titles are sold with a 2 year time limit, or 36 loan limit, 21 days maximum loan period view?
              Loan Credits 36
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              Nonsense

              Nonsense (Other book format / Other, New title)

              By Lear, Edward

              A selection of nonsense verses, each beginning with the phrase There was an old... or There was a young..., with photographic illustrations.

              ISBN 9780689863806
              Released NZ 13 Dec 2004
              Publisher Simon & Schuster
              Interest Age 4-9 years
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              Bisky Bats and Pussy Cats: The Animal Nonsense of Edward Lear

              Bisky Bats and Pussy Cats: The Animal Nonsense of Edward Lear (Hardback, illustrated edition)

              By Lear, Edward; Illustrated by Harrison, Matilda

              • RRP: $39.99
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              A collection of classic Lear favourites and unusual limericks. The text includes: The Owl and the Pussycat ; The Pelican Chorus and The Quangle-Wangle's Hat .

              ISBN 9780747535560
              Released NZ 1 Nov 1998
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age 3-6 years
              Series Bloomsbury Children's Classics
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              The Owl and the Pussycat

              The Owl and the Pussycat (Paperback, New edition, Contains 1 Paperback / softback and 1 Audio cassette)

              By Lear, Edward; Illustrated by Beck, Ian; Read by Gullard, Brian

              A combination book and audio cassette of Edward Lear's classic nonsense poem.

              ISBN 9780552205603
              Released NZ 4 Oct 1998
              Publisher Random House
              Interest Age 0-5 years
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              Edward Lear: Selected Poems
               

              Edward Lear: Selected Poems (Hardback)

              By Lear, Edward; Herbert, George; Volume editor Hamilton, Ian

              • RRP: $39.99
              • $39.99
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              This is a selection of poetry by the Victorian writer/illustrator, Edward Lear. Born in 1812, he was an accomplished painter, traveller and zoologist, and a friend of Lord Tennyson. Today, he is mainly remembered for his nonsense songs, such as The Owl and the Pussycat and Yonghy...-Bonghy-Bo .
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              ISBN 9780747537335
              Released NZ 1 Dec 1997
              Publisher Bloomsbury Publishing PLC
              Interest Age General Audience
              Series Poetry Classics
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              A Book of Nonsense
               

              A Book of Nonsense (Paperback, 2nd New edition)

              By Lear, Edward

              • RRP: $27.99
              • $27.99
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              One of the world's most loved writers, Lear's verse has delighted whole generations of readers. Now A Book of Nonsense is available once again from his original publishers.

              ISBN 9780415286008
              Released NZ 20 Jun 2002
              Publisher Taylor & Francis Ltd
              Interest Age 8-12 years
              Series Routledge Classics
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