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0141332883
Hardback:The further adventures of the Owl and the Pussy-cat:2013
Author: Donaldson, Julia
Artist: Voake, Charlotte
Author: Lear, Edward
Year: 2013
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Puffin
Resource type: Physical
Note: Based on the characters created by Edward Lear 'Gruffalo' author, Julia Donaldson, revisits Edward Lear's favourite rhyme in this new story set in a nonsensical land full of adventure. When their beautiful golden ring is stolen, the Owl and the Pussycat must travel far from the safety of the Bong-tree glade as their search for the thief leads them across the Sea, to the Chankly Bore and beyond. Pre-School
30 unnumbered pages, chiefly illustrations (colour) ; 30 cm (hbk)
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Sequels don't always work, but this one certainly does. The rhyming is true to the original and some of Lear's other characters, like the Pobble with no toes and the Jumblies, make an appearance. A classic in the making!
11/10/13
jayelldolls
Darlington
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3836527049
Hardback:Edward Lear - the parrots:2017
Author: Lear, Edward
Author: Solinas, Francesco
Author: Willmann, Sophia
Author: Willmann, Rainer
Year: 2017
Language: English, German
Interest category: Art, architecture & photography
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Taschen
Resource type: Physical
Note: Published outside the British Isles Edward Lear may be best known for his nonsense verse, but in his early years he excelled as an illustrator of birds and reptiles. This exquisite collection was orginally reproduced in only 175 precious sets and sold by subscription to Britain's most eminent scholars and wealthy collectors of living parrots. Tertiary Text in English, French and German
116 pages ; 26 cm (hbk)
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140630042X
Paperback:The Quangle Wangle's hat:2006
Author: Lear, Edward
Author: Voce, Louise
Year: 2006
Language: English
Interest category: Literature & languages
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Walker Bks
Resource type: Physical
Note: An illustrated version of the Edward Lear poem about a strange creature and the animals that make their home on his enormous hat Reading Age: 6-8 Interest Level: 1-6 For children
32p, ill ; 26x21.4cm (Stitched)
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1857547594
Paperback:Over the land and over the sea, selected nonsense and travel writing:2005
Author: Lear, Edward
Author: Swaab, Peter
Year: 2005
Language: English
Interest category: Literature & languages
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Fyfield Books
Resource type: Physical
Note: This title contains all the favourite nonsense poems from the poet Edward Lear. It also includes his brilliant but long out-of-print travel writings. Peter Swaab provides a new introduction.
240p ; 220mm (pbk)
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1906367205
Hardback:Egyptian sketches:2009
Author: Lear, Edward
Author: Gaschke, Jenny
Year: 2009
Language: English
Interest category: Art, architecture & photography
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: National Maritime Museum
Resource type: Physical
Note: The National Maritime Museum holds a small but exquisite collection of watercolours by the popular nonsense poet and landscape painter Edward Lear. Throughout his life Lear travelled extensively. This sketchbook evokes the artist's journeys, reproducing his images with extended captions. General adult
64 p., col. ill. ; 19 x 25 cm (hbk)
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S000042490
Score:Calico pie, five poems of Edward Lear for chorus a cappella:1998
Author: Bennett, Richard Rodney
Author: Lear, Edward
Year: 1998
Interest category: Music
Media class: Score
Publisher: Novello
Resource type: Physical
Note: Voice
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0857550438
Hardback:The nonsense verse of Edward Lear:2012:[New] ed
Author: Lear, Edward
Author: Lord, John Vernon
Year: 2012
Language: English
Interest category: Literature & languages
Media class: Hardback
Edition: [New] ed
Content type: Poetry
Publisher: Jonathan Cape
Resource type: Physical
Note: John Vernon's Lord's stunning illustrations completely capture the spirit and satirical wit of Lear's work, conveying a lifelong enthusiasm for Lear's nonsense. Ages 5 - 12
xviii, 233 p., ill. ; 24 cm (hbk)
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0140424652
Paperback:The complete nonsense and other verse:2006
Author: Lear, Edward
Author: Noakes, Vivien
Author: Lear, Edward
Year: 2006
Language: English
Interest category: Literature & languages
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Penguin
Resource type: Physical
Note: This collection demonstrates the varied ways in which Edward Lear pursued his philosophy of life. It includes 'The Owl and the Pussy-cat', 'The Quangle Wangle's Hat', and numerous comic limericks, along with stories, letters, alphabets and recipes. General adult
Title series: Penguin classics
li, 564 p., ill. ; 20 cm (pbk)
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0385405707
Hardback:The Owl and the Pussycat:1995
Author: Lear, Edward
Author: Beck, Ian
Year: 1995
Language: English
Interest category: Picture books
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Doubleday
Resource type: Physical
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1851497048
Hardback:Edward Lear's nonsense verse:1999
Author: Lear, Edward
Year: 1999
Language: English
Interest category: Literature & languages
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: ACC Children's Classics
Resource type: Physical
Note: For children
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0297786350
Hardback:Edward Lear 1812-1888:1985
Author: Lear, Edward
Year: 1985
Interest category: Art, architecture & photography
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Weidenfeld
Resource type: Physical
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0713995912
Hardback:The complete verse and other nonsense:2001
Author: Lear, Edward
Year: 2001
Language: English
Interest category: Literature & languages
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Allen Lane
Resource type: Physical
Note: This is the first complete edition of Edward Lear's verse and other nonsense writings since 1947. It is also the first annotated edition, from the juvenilia to the great nonsense books.
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0749311606
Paperback:The nonsense verse of Edward Lear:1992
Author: Lear, Edward
Year: 1992
Language: English
Interest category: Literature & languages
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Mandarin
Resource type: Physical
Note: First published 1984
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E121076000
Hardback:Edward Lear In The Levant, Travels In Albania,greece & Turkey In Europe 1848-1849:1988
Author: Lear, Edward
Year: 1988
Interest category: Art, architecture & photography
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Murray
Resource type: Physical
Note: Other Isbns, Check Title Number
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074753733X
Hardback:Selected poems:1997
Author: Lear, Edward
Year: 1997
Language: English
Interest category: Literature & languages
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: Bloomsbury(0
Resource type: Physical
Title series: Bloomsbury poetry classics
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041528600X
Paperback:A book of nonsense:2002
Author: Lear, Edward
Year: 2002
Language: English
Interest category: Literature & languages
Media class: Paperback
Publisher: Routledge
Resource type: Physical
Note: 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 offers an insight into his world. General adult
Title series: Routledge classics
vii, 112 leaves, ill. ; 13 x 20 cm (pbk)
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0712357319
Hardback:A book of nonsense:2014:New edition
Author: Lear, Edward
Year: 2014
Language: English
Interest category: Literature & languages
Media class: Hardback
Edition: New edition
Content type: Poetry
Publisher: The British Library
Resource type: Physical
Note: History has produced no greater expert in the field of nonsense than Edward Lear, the beloved Victorian poet and illustrator whose books have charmed readers young and old for nearly two centuries now. 'A Book of Nonsense' is the perfect example of Lear at his silliest: an exuberant collection of nonsense limericks peppered with his fantastic, bizarre, grotesque, and unforgettable illustrations. General adult
112 pages, illustrations (colour) ; 22 cm (hbk)
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0491031963
Hardback:Book Of Learned Nonsense, A Centenary Anthology Of Writings & Sketches By E Lear:1987
Author: Lear, Edward
Year: 1987
Interest category: Literature & languages
Media class: Hardback
Publisher: W.H. Allen
Resource type: Physical
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