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Edward Lear"s Flora nonsensica

Lear, Edward

Edward Lear"s Flora nonsensica

by Lear, Edward

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Published by Harvard College Library, Department of Printing and Graphic Arts in Cambridge, Mass .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesFlora nonsensica
Statement[introd. by Philip Hofer]
ContributionsHofer, Philip, 1898-
The Physical Object
Pagination[25] p. :
Number of Pages25
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14635076M

Edward Lear, the artist, Author of "Journals of a Landscape Painter" in various out-of-the-way countries, and of the delightful "Books of Nonsense," which have amused successive generations of children, died on Sunday, Janu , at San Remo, Italy, where he had lived for twenty years. Looking for books by Edward Lear? See all books authored by Edward Lear, including The Owl and the Pussycat, and A Book of Nonsense, and more on

This book of Edward Lear children’s poems makes for a wonderful gift and keepsake, with its detailed illustrations and attractive cover. Your child’s name appears on the title and cover pages, and will also feature throughout the book, making it an even more special gift while also helping your child identify the letters in their g: Flora nonsensica.   Book digitized by Google from the library of the University of Michigan and uploaded to the Internet Archive by user tpb.

About this Item: Young Scott Books, New York, First Edition thus, signed in full by Edward Gorey on the title page. Oblong 8vo; unpaginated but 38pp, with black and white illustrations by Gorey with endpapers that are maps of "The Terrible Zone" etc., beige linen over boards with Gorey's drawings of the "Jumblies," decorated jacket reproducing cover drawing, fine. BRUNI ROCCIA, Gioiella, Il problema del testo nel Book of Nonsense di Edward Lear, Studi italiani di linguistica teorica e applicata, 14, , pp. ORD, Priscilla, 'There was an Old Derry Down Derry, Who Loved to Make Little Folks Merry': A Closer Look at the Limericks of Edward Lear.


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