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Author photo. Engraved by Andrew from a photograph taken in San Remo, by Roncarolo.

Engraved by Andrew from a photograph taken in San Remo, by Roncarolo.

Edward Lear (1812–1888)

Author of The Owl and the Pussycat

Includes the names: Eward Lear, Lir Edvard, Eduard Lear, Edward Lear, Edward Lear, Эдвард Лир

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7,818 (13,838)2632,490 (3.93)100
The Owl and the Pussycat 1,175 copies, 14 reviews
The Complete Verse and Other Nonsense 1,102 copies, 14 reviews
A Was Once an Apple Pie 690 copies, 12 reviews
A Book of Nonsense 569 copies, 17 reviews
An Edward Lear Alphabet 216 copies, 11 reviews
The Quangle Wangle's Hat 176 copies, 9 reviews
The Owl and the Pussycat 171 copies, 5 reviews
The Jumblies 158 copies, 2 reviews
The Pelican Chorus 120 copies, 1 review
Edward Lear's Nonsense Omnibus 104 copies, 1 review
Nonsense Songs 103 copies, 2 reviews
Nonsense Poems 95 copies, 1 review
Edward Lear's Nonsense Books 91 copies, 1 review
The Scroobious Pip (Author) 83 copies, 3 reviews
The Owl and the Pussycat [Beck] 80 copies, 3 reviews
The Owl and the Pussycat 64 copies, 1 review
Nonsense Songs and Stories 41 copies, 1 review
Gorey x 3 (Author) 36 copies
Nonsense! 35 copies, 3 reviews
The Duck and the Kangaroo 25 copies, 1 review
Edward Lear : selected letters (Author; Author) 20 copies
Teapots and Quails 20 copies, 1 review
ABC 17 copies
Whizz! 14 copies, 1 review
Limericks 14 copies, 1 review
The Cretan journal 11 copies, 1 review
A Book of Lear 10 copies
The Jumblies 10 copies
A Book of Learned Nonsense 10 copies, 1 review
More Nonsense 8 copies
Edward Lear's Nonsense Verse 8 copies, 2 reviews
Nonsense Book 3 copies
Fabuleario 3 copies
Edward Lear's Cats 1 copy, 1 review
Favorite Poems of Childhood (Contributor) 617 copies
The Nation's Favourite Poems (some editions) 550 copies, 7 reviews
The Best Loved Poems of Jacqueline Kennedy-Onassis (Contributor) 449 copies, 9 reviews
The Mammoth Book of Comic Fantasy (Contributor, some editions) 447 copies, 1 review
A Treasury of the World's Best Loved Poems (Contributor) 421 copies, 4 reviews
A Pocket Book of Modern Verse (Contributor, some editions) 392 copies, 1 review
The Lure of the Limerick (Illustrator) 245 copies, 7 reviews
In the Nursery, Volume 1 (Contributor) 217 copies
The Literary Cat (Author) 206 copies
The Standard Book of British and American Verse (Contributor) 94 copies, 1 review
The Mammoth Book of Fairy Tales (Contributor) 56 copies
A Golden Land (Contributor; Illustrator) 35 copies
A Book of Nonsense (Contributor) 32 copies, 1 review
Journeys Through Bookland - Volume I (Author, some editions) 29 copies, 1 review
A Book of Nonsense (Contributor) 27 copies
Galaxy (Contributor) 3 copies
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