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1 Lear, Edward A Book of Nonsense
New York, NY Metropolitan Museum of Art & the Viking Press 1980 0870992414 / 9780870992414 Reprint Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Lear, Edward 
unpaginated, red cloth covered boards w/gilt lettering on the spine & front, glossy red-white-blu-green dj w/color illustrated front & rear panels. Reprint of an 187-? edition published by F. Warne. The Earl of Derby invited Lear to stay with him and make drawings of the animals in his fabulous menagerie. To amuse the Earl's grandchildren, Lear would recite verses from Anecdotes and Adventures of Fifteen Gentlemen. 
Price: 11.01 USD
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2 Lear, Edward and edited by Hyman, Susan A New Nonsense Alphabet
London, England Bloomsbury Publishing Limited 1989 0747503206 / 9780747503200 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Lear, Edward 
unpaginated, maroon boards w/gilt lettering, dj green w/brown-dark green lettering, illustrated endpapers. This book is a reproduction of a letter that Lear wrote to the baby granddaughter, Ruth Decie, of a couple whose home, he was a frequest guest at. 
Price: 22.74 USD
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3 Lear, Edward and edited by Mills, Alice Children's Classics There Was a Young Lady Whose Nose ... And Other Nonsense Rhymes
New York, NY Mynah 1999 0091838320 / 9780091838324 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Illustrated 
125 pp, glossy green boards w/brown spine w/wht lettering w/color illustrated front & back, dj green boards w/brown spine w/wht lettering w/color illustrated fornt & back. This book brings together more than 100 of Lear's best nonsense rhymes, or limericks. 
Price: 11.69 USD
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4 Lear, Edward Edward Lear's Nonsense Alphabet
Garden City, NY Doubleday & Company, Inc 1962 First Edition Hard Cover Fair+ No Jacket Ex-Library Scarry, Richard 
unpaginated, orange cloth covered boards w/black lettering on the spine & w/green-wht-black illustrated front panel. A doubleday prebound edition. Each letter of the alphabet contains a nonsense poem such as "Q was once alittle quail, Quaily, Faily, Daily, Quaily, Stumpy-taily, Little quail!" an ex-library book w/wht numbers on spine, missing ffep, stamped on title page and on the P & Q page, tear on the joint and worn on the corners. 
Price: 16.58 USD
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5 Lear, Edward and Carroll, Lewis Owls and Pussy-Cats : Nonsense Verse
Oxford, England Oxford University Press 1993 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Palin, Nicki 
64 pp, Odd creatures inhabit the pages, poems of nonsense, but underlying them is darker side of logic & romantic yearning. 
Price: 29.71 USD
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6 Lear, Edward The Dong with a Luminous Nose
New York, NY Young Scott Books 1969 First Edition Hard Cover Near Fine Very Good Gorey, Edward 
unpaginated, brown boards w/black lettering & w/black & white illustrated front, reinforced binding, dj brown w/black lettering and w/black & wht illustrated front. The Dong, a creature who fell in love with a Jumbly girl when the Jumblies landed on the shores of Chankly Bore. Book contains a series of illustrations for a poem from Edward Lear's The Book of Nonsense. This is a companion volume to "The Jumblies." Toledano - B42a . dj price-clipped, slight rubbing to corners of dj 
Price: 55.25 USD
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7 Lear, Edward The Jumblies
Morristown, NJ Silver Burdett Company 1986 First American Edition Hard Cover Very Good+ Very Good Wood, Owen 
unpaginated. Lear Poem about Jumblies, whose heads are green & their hands are blue, and they go to sea in a Sieve. prev owner wrote inside ffep 
Price: 18.66 USD
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8 Lear, Edward The Jumblies
New York, NY Young Scott Books 1968 Hard Cover Near Fine Near Fine Gorey, Edward 
unpaginated, tan boards w/black lettering & w/black & white illustrated front, reinforced binding, dj tan w/black lettering and w/black & wht illustrated front. Book contains a series of illustrations for the first poem from Edward Lear's The Book of Nonsense. This is a companion volume to "The Dong with a Luminous Nose." Toledano - B38a - has correct price on inside dj flap. 
Price: 67.58 USD
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