A Book of Nonsense, Paperback Book


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!


  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 240 pages, illustrations
  • Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
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  • Category: Poetry by individual poets
  • ISBN: 9780415286008

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