The Complete Nonsense of Edward Lear
Publish date: June 1st 1940
Publisher: Amereon Limited
Pages no: 287
Edition language: English
Well, he's not PC, but the Owl and the Pussy Cat is still great.
I love the poem where he introduces himself! From memory:How pleasant to know Mr Lear!Who has written such masses of stuffSome think him ill-tempered and queerBut a few find him pleasant enough.He sits in a beautiful parlourWith hundreds of books on the wallHe drinks quite a lot of MarsalaBut never ...