WorldCat Identities

Lear, Edward 1812-1888

Overview
Works: 1,529 works in 3,823 publications in 3 languages and 75,614 library holdings
Genres: Juvenile works  Poetry  Biography  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Picture books  Fiction  Records and correspondence  Catalogs  Pictorial works  Musical settings 
Roles: Illustrator, Lyricist, Librettist, Other, Honoree, Dedicatee, Composer
Classifications: PR4879.L2, 821.8
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Edward Lear, published posthumously.
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Most widely held works by Edward Lear
The owl and the pussycat by Edward Lear ( Book )
226 editions published between 1889 and 2014 in 3 languages and held by 11,434 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
After a courtship voyage of a year and a day, Owl and Pussy finally buy a ring from Piggy and are blissfully married
The complete nonsense of Edward Lear by Edward Lear ( Book )
165 editions published between 1912 and 2012 in English and Undetermined and held by 3,443 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of over 100 limericks with the author's original illustrations
The Quangle Wangle's hat by Edward Lear ( Book )
47 editions published between 1933 and 2013 in English and held by 1,799 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fanciful creatures, including the Stork, the Duck, the Owl, the Frog, and the Fimble Fowl come to build their homes on the Quangle Wangle's commodious hat
A was once an apple pie by Suse MacDonald ( Book )
15 editions published between 1969 and 2006 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,687 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of twenty-six nonsense rhymes, one for each letter of the alphabet
The Jumblies by Edward Lear ( Book )
41 editions published between 1924 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,493 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Jumblies go to sea in a sieve and have many adventures
An Edward Lear alphabet by Edward Lear ( Book )
10 editions published between 1983 and 2000 in English and held by 1,274 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Illustrations and nonsense verses introduce the letters of the alphabet
A book of nonsense by Edward Lear ( )
in English and held by 1,257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The pelican chorus and other nonsense by Edward Lear ( Book )
18 editions published between 1910 and 2004 in English and held by 1,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Fred Marcellinc's art brings to life anew three of Edward Lear's best known tales
Nonsense songs by Edward Lear ( Book )
80 editions published between 1888 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,097 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
An illustrated collection of nonsense verses by the well-known nineteenth-century English writer
Edward Lear's The Scroobious Pip by Edward Lear ( Book )
8 editions published between 1968 and 2012 in English and held by 1,090 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Literature of Delight. Nash completed this verse by Lear, brought fantastically into focus by the images in Burkert's generous, splendid paintings. Turn this over to young readers and ask them just what is the Pip. Or, what is he not?
Nonsense books by Edward Lear ( Book )
59 editions published between 1871 and 2010 in English and Undetermined and held by 829 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The collected nonsense of Edward Lear, nineteenth century writer and artist. Contains: The Book of Nonsense, Nonsense Songs and Stories, 100 Nonsense Pictures and Rhymes, An Alphabet, and "How Pleasant to Know Mr. Lear."
Nonsense! by Edward Lear ( Book )
5 editions published between 1989 and 2004 in 3 languages and held by 794 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A selection of nonsense verses, each beginning with the phrase "There was an old. . ." or "There was a young. . .," with photographic illustrations
A book of nonsense by Edward Lear ( Book )
9 editions published in 1980 in English and held by 700 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of over 100 limericks with the author's original illustrations
The nonsense verse of Edward Lear by Edward Lear ( Book )
12 editions published between 1984 and 2012 in English and held by 647 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A collection of 236 limericks and other nonsense poems including "The Owl and the Pussycat" as well as "The Nutcrackers and the Sugar Tongs."
Edward Lear by Edward Lear ( Book )
5 editions published between 2001 and 2010 in English and held by 642 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Provides examples of Lear's best poems, combined with original art
Edward Lear's The duck & the kangaroo by Edward Lear ( Book )
1 edition published in 2009 in English and held by 636 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A wholly original tribute to the author of The Owl and the Pussycat, containing inspired collages incorporating images from the nineteenth century including several of Lear's own drawings, Duck overcomes "cold feet" and wins Kangaroo's heart in a story of adoration, acceptance, and adventure
Edward Lear, king of nonsense : a biography by Gloria Kamen ( Book )
1 edition published in 1990 in English and held by 611 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Examines the life and career of the nineteenth-century writer-artist who was renowned for his nonsense verse
Of pelicans and pussycats : poems and limericks by Edward Lear ( Book )
4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 607 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A selection of poems and limericks by Edward Lear, including "The Quangle Wangle's Hat," "The Pelican Chorus," and "The Courtship of Yonghy-Bonghy-Bo."
Le hibou et la poussiquette by Edward Lear ( Book )
15 editions published between 1952 and 1962 in French and English and held by 593 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
His shoes were far too tight by Edward Lear ( Book )
3 editions published between 2010 and 2011 in English and held by 550 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
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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Alternative Names
Derry Down Derry
Derry Down Derry 1812-1888
Edward Lear
Lear, Edward 1812-1888
Lēar, Entouarnt
Lēar, Entouarnt 1812-1888
Lear-Guggenmos, .. 1812-1888
Lear-Halbey-Oxenbury, .. 1812-1888
Lir, Eduʼard
Lir, Eduʾard 1812-1888
Liri, Eduard
Liri, Eduard 1812-1888
Лир, Эдвард 1812-1888
לעער, אדוארד 1812-1888
לער, אדוארד 1812-1888
リア, エドワード
Languages
English (886)
French (11)
German (2)
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