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Lear, Edward 1812-1888

Overview
Works: 1,716 works in 4,094 publications in 6 languages and 78,809 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Biography  Stories in rhyme  Picture books  Fiction  Records and correspondence  Limericks  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Nonsense verse 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Lyricist, Other, Librettist, Honoree, Composer, Author in quotations or text abstracts
Classifications: PR4879.L2, 821.8
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Publications about Edward Lear
Publications by Edward Lear
Publications by Edward Lear, published posthumously.
Most widely held works about Edward Lear
 
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Most widely held works by Edward Lear
The owl and the pussycat by Edward Lear( Book )
186 editions published between 1924 and 2015 in 4 languages and held by 9,211 libraries worldwide
After a courtship voyage of a year and a day, Owl and Pussy finally buy a ring from Piggy are blissfully married
The Quangle Wangle's hat by Edward Lear( Book )
54 editions published between 1933 and 2013 in English and Korean and held by 1,983 libraries worldwide
Fanciful creatures, including the Stork, the Duck, the Owl, the Frog, and the Fimble Fowl come to build their homes on the Quangle Wangle's commodious hat
The complete nonsense of Edward Lear by Edward Lear( Book )
81 editions published between 1940 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,669 libraries worldwide
A collection of over 100 limericks with the author's original illustrations
A was once an apple pie by Suse MacDonald( Book )
13 editions published between 1871 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,622 libraries worldwide
A collection of twenty-six nonsense rhymes, one for each letter of the alphabet
The complete nonsense book by Edward Lear( Book )
54 editions published between 1912 and 1994 in English and held by 1,531 libraries worldwide
A collection of Lear's nonsense verse, prose, drawings, alphabets, and other absurdities
The Jumblies by Edward Lear( Book )
45 editions published between 1900 and 2013 in English and German and held by 1,411 libraries worldwide
The Jumblies go to sea in a sieve and have many adventures. Suggested level: preschool, junior
An Edward Lear alphabet by Edward Lear( Book )
11 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in English and held by 1,196 libraries worldwide
Illustrations and nonsense verses introduce the letters of the alphabet
The owl and the pussycat by Edward Lear( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1,103 libraries worldwide
After a courtship voyage of a year and a day, Owl and Pussy finally buy a ring from Piggy and are blissfully married
Edward Lear's The Scroobious Pip by Edward Lear( Book )
2 editions published in 1968 in English and held by 992 libraries worldwide
In this verse by Lear and completed by Ogden Nash, the Scroobious Pip visits various places while all the animals, birds, fish, and insects try to figure out what exactly he is
The pelican chorus and other nonsense by Edward Lear( Book )
8 editions published between 1970 and 2004 in English and held by 940 libraries worldwide
Animal stories
Nonsense songs by Edward Lear( Book )
52 editions published between 1894 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 828 libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of nonsense verses by the well-known nineteenth-century English writer and artist
Nonsense! by Edward Lear( Book )
9 editions published between 1994 and 2016 in 3 languages and held by 827 libraries worldwide
A selection of nonsense verses, each beginning with the phrase "There was an old. . ." or "There was a young. . .," with photographic illustrations
Edward Lear by Edward Lear( Book )
4 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 779 libraries worldwide
Provides examples of Lear's best poems, combined with original art
More classics to read aloud to your children by William F Russell( Book )
1 edition published in 1986 in English and held by 698 libraries worldwide
Selections for reading aloud from poems, novels, and plays by Blake, Longfellow, O. Henry, Twain, Shakespeare, Poe, and other well-known authors
Edward Lear's The duck & the kangaroo by Edward Lear( Book )
12 editions published between 1871 and 2009 in English and held by 669 libraries worldwide
A wholly original tribute to the author of The Owl and the Pussycat, containing inspired collages incorporating images from the nineteenth century including several of Lear's own drawings, Duck overcomes "cold feet" and wins Kangaroo's heart in a story of adoration, acceptance, and adventure
The nonsense verse of Edward Lear by Edward Lear( Book )
18 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 632 libraries worldwide
A collection of 236 limericks and other nonsense poems including "The Owl and the Pussycat" as well as "The Nutcrackers and the Sugar Tongs."
A book of nonsense by Edward Lear( Book )
3 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 594 libraries worldwide
A collection of over 100 limericks with the author's original illustrations
Nonsense books by Edward Lear( Book )
38 editions published between 1888 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 590 libraries worldwide
The collected nonsense of Edward Lear, nineteenth century writer and artist. Contains: The Book of Nonsense, Nonsense Songs and Stories, 100 Nonsense Pictures and Rhymes, An Alphabet, and "How Pleasant to Know Mr. Lear."
The book of nonsense by Edward Lear( Book )
90 editions published between 1802 and 2002 in English and held by 585 libraries worldwide
A collection including nonsense verses, tales in rhyme, and four fairy tales, relating the fate of naughty boys and girls
Mr. Nonsense : a life of Edward Lear by Emery Kelen( Book )
4 editions published in 1974 in English and held by 107 libraries worldwide
Biography of a nineteenth-century Englishman known for his nonsense verse and limericks
 
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Alternative Names
Derry Down Derry
Derry Down Derry 1812-1888
Eduardus Lear poëta et pictor
Edward Lear
Edward Lear artiste, auteur et poète anglais
Edward Lear britischer Maler, Illustrator und Schriftsteller
Edward Lear britisk poet og skribent
Edward Lear Brits schrijver (1812-1888)
Edward Lear brittisk poet och författare
Edward Lear scrittore e illustratore inglese
Lēar, Entouarnt
Lēar, Entouarnt 1812-1888
Lear-Guggenmos, .. 1812-1888
Lear-Halbey-Oxenbury, .. 1812-1888
Lir, Eduʼard
Lir, Eduʾard 1812-1888
Liri, Eduard
Liri, Eduard 1812-1888
Έντουαρντ Λίαρ
Едвард Лір
Лир, Эдвард 1812-1888
Эдвард Лир английский поэт, художник и композитор
Эдвард Лір
אדוארד ליר
אדוארד ליר סופר בריטי
ליר, אדוארד 1812-1888
לעער, אדוארד 1812-1888
לער, אדוארד 1812-1888
إدوارد لير
ਐਡਵਰਡ ਲਿਅਰ
လီယာ၊ အက်ဒွပ်
리어, 에드워드 1812-1888
エドワード・リア
リア, エドワード
愛德華·利爾
Languages
English (844)
French (3)
Korean (3)
German (2)
Galician (1)
Dutch (1)
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