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Lear, Edward 1812-1888

Overview
Works: 1,535 works in 3,885 publications in 8 languages and 75,792 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Picture books  Records and correspondence  Fiction  Catalogs  Pictorial works  Musical settings 
Roles: Author, Illustrator, Lyricist, Librettist, Other, Honoree, Composer, Dedicatee
Classifications: PR4879.L2, 821.8
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Publications about Edward Lear
Publications by Edward Lear
Publications by Edward Lear, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Edward Lear
The owl and the pussycat by Edward Lear( Book )
234 editions published between 1924 and 2014 in 6 languages and held by 10,221 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
The complete nonsense of Edward Lear by Edward Lear( Book )
176 editions published between 1912 and 2012 in 5 languages and held by 3,466 libraries worldwide
A collection of over 100 limericks with the author's original illustrations
The Quangle Wangle's hat by Edward Lear( Book )
56 editions published between 1933 and 2013 in English and Danish and held by 2,106 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
A was once an apple pie by Suse MacDonald( Book )
13 editions published between 1871 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,676 libraries worldwide
A collection of twenty-six nonsense rhymes, one for each letter of the alphabet
The Jumblies by Edward Lear( Book )
42 editions published between 1924 and 2013 in 4 languages and held by 1,500 libraries worldwide
The Jumblies go to sea in a sieve and have many adventures
A book of nonsense by Edward Lear( file )
in English and held by 1,268 libraries worldwide
An Edward Lear alphabet by Edward Lear( Book )
10 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in English and held by 1,260 libraries worldwide
Illustrations and nonsense verses introduce the letters of the alphabet
The pelican chorus and other nonsense by Edward Lear( Book )
18 editions published between 1910 and 2004 in English and held by 1,235 libraries worldwide
Fred Marcellinc's art brings to life anew three of Edward Lear's best known tales
The owl and the pussycat by Edward Lear( Book )
1 edition published in 1998 in English and held by 1,154 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 )
8 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in English and held by 1,073 libraries worldwide
Literature of Delight. Nash completed this verse by Lear, brought fantastically into focus by the images in Burkert's generous, splendid paintings. Turn this over to young readers and ask them just what is the Pip. Or, what is he not?
Nonsense songs by Edward Lear( Book )
41 editions published between 1894 and 2014 in English and Undetermined and held by 890 libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of nonsense verses by the well-known nineteenth-century English writer and artist
Nonsense books by Edward Lear( Book )
57 editions published between 1871 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 846 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."
Nonsense! by Edward Lear( Book )
4 editions published between 1997 and 2004 in English and French and held by 792 libraries worldwide
A selection of nonsense verses, each beginning with the phrase "There was an old. . ." or "There was a young. . .," with photographic illustrations
A book of nonsense by Edward Lear( Book )
9 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 700 libraries worldwide
A collection of over 100 limericks with the author's original illustrations
The nonsense verse of Edward Lear by Edward Lear( Book )
15 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and Russian and held by 650 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."
Edward Lear by Edward Lear( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 639 libraries worldwide
Provides examples of Lear's best poems, combined with original art
Edward Lear's The duck & the kangaroo by Edward Lear( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 634 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
Edward Lear, king of nonsense : a biography by Gloria Kamen( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 605 libraries worldwide
Examines the life and career of the nineteenth-century writer-artist who was renowned for his nonsense verse
Of pelicans and pussycats : poems and limericks by Edward Lear( Book )
3 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 566 libraries worldwide
A selection of poems and limericks by Edward Lear, including "The Quangle Wangle's Hat," "The Pelican Chorus," and "The Courtship of Yonghy-Bonghy-Bo."
The book of nonsense by Edward Lear( Book )
69 editions published between 1802 and 2002 in English and Undetermined and held by 558 libraries worldwide
A collection including nonsense verses, tales in rhyme, and four fairy tales, relating the fate of naughty boys and girls
 
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Alternative Names
Derry Down Derry
Derry Down Derry 1812-1888
Edward Lear
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
Лир, Эдвард 1812-1888
ליר, אדוארד 1812-1888
לעער, אדוארד 1812-1888
לער, אדוארד 1812-1888
リア, エドワード
Languages
English (909)
French (12)
German (9)
Czech (4)
Polish (3)
Dutch (3)
Danish (2)
Russian (2)
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