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His shoes were far too tight

Author: Edward Lear; Daniel Manus Pinkwater; Calef Brown
Publisher: San Francisco, California : Chronicle Books, [2011] ©2011
Edition/Format:   Print book : Primary school : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Come inside this book and meet the Pobble with his chilly feet, the Owl and the Pussycat, a Sieve to sail away and back, a hive of silvery bees. Come inside this book and find poetry to feed your mind.
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Genre/Form: Nonsense verse
Narrative poetry
Children's nonfiction
Poetry
Material Type: Primary school
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Edward Lear; Daniel Manus Pinkwater; Calef Brown
ISBN: 9780811867924 0811867927
OCLC Number: 551720936
Description: 1 volume (unpaged) : color illustrations ; 29 cm
Contents: How pleasant to know Mr. Lear! --
The pobble who has no toes --
The owl and the pussycat --
The duck and the kangaroo --
The jumblies --
The quangle wangle's hat --
Mrs. Blue Dickey Bird --
Some incidents in the life of my Uncle Arly --
Nonsense alphabet --
There was an old derry down derry.
Responsibility: by Edward Lear ; masterminded by Daniel Pinkwater ; illustrated by Calef Brown.

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A collection of Edward Lear's nonsense poems.  Read more...

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"Seasoned collaborators provide an assuring nudge for readers to embrace Lear's sumptuously silly verse." - Publishers Weekly "This book of poetry will undoubtedly hold the interest of young readers Read more...

 
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