Edward Lear's Book of Nonsense: With Lear's Original Illustrations
Publish date: November 1st 1995
Publisher: Maxima New Media
Pages no: 46
Edition language: English
I grew up reading A Book of Nonsense, which left me with a permanent weakness for limericks. (It's possible that there were other side-effects too). Here's my favourite Lear:There was an old man of ThermopylaeWho never did anything properlyBut they said, if you chooseTo boil eggs in your shoesYou wi...