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The owl and the pussy cat

Lear, Edward

The owl and the pussy cat

by Lear, Edward

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  • 24 Currently reading

Published by F. Warne in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Children"s poetry, English.

  • Edition Notes

    Poem.

    StatementEdward Lear ; illustrated by Harold King.
    SeriesStuff and nonsense books
    ContributionsKing, Harold, 1945-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPZ8.3.L477 Ow11
    The Physical Object
    Pagination[24] p. :
    Number of Pages24
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5072044M
    ISBN 100723218102
    LC Control Number74081667
    OCLC/WorldCa1339087

    The Owl and the Pussycat (20 Favourite Nursery Rhymes - Illustrated by Wendy Straw)/5(70). His other most notable work is The Owl and the Pussy Cat, a less complex poem whose title characters also go to sea. Lear produced humorous alphabets and botany books as well. His wordplay, involving puns, neologisms, portmanteau words, and anticlimax, retains its vitality today and has influenced such contemporary writers of children's 4/5(13).

    Edward Lear (–) was an illustrator, natural history artist, and writer, though he is best known for his nonsense poems. His collection of poetry, A Book of Nonsense, was published in and helped to popularize the limerick, a humorous form of verse. His most famous poem, The Owl and the Pussycat, has been made into many picture books. This classic tale of the marriage between Owl and Pussy-Cat has been a children's favorite for generations. Whimsical and joyful, it is among the very best work of Edward Lear. Now Louise Voce's sparkling paintings and endearing characters introduce this 4/5(13).

    ‘The Owl and the Pussycat’ was published in Lear’s collection Nonsense Songs, Stories, Botany, and Alphabets. The poem, in summary, tells of the love between the owl and the pussycat and their subsequent marriage, with the turkey presiding over the wedding. They obtain the wedding ring from a pig, who sells them his for a shilling. The Owl and the Pussy-Cat The Owl and the Pussy-Cat went to sea In a beautiful pea-green boat, They took some honey, and plenty of money, Wrapped up in a five pound-note. The Owl looked up to the stars above, And sang to a small guitar, 'O lovely Pussy! O Pussy, my love, What a beautiful Pussy you are, You are, You are!File Size: 39KB.


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It contains The Owl and the Pussy-cat as well as a few of Lear better known nonsense verse including The Jumblies, The Cummerbund and Calico Pie. The best verse is The Owl and the Pussy-Cat which is really enjoyable to read.

The rhyme and verse works really well. To be honest, I didn’t really enjoy any of the other verses in the book/5(65). The Owl and the Pussycat is a rhyming story I can still recite by heart. I saw it on Amazon and order it immediately.

Even though I have my original book, I wanted this beautiful pictorial exact same poem I /5(61). The Owl and the Pussycat is my favourite poem and this little book is a beautiful form for this poem, and many others of Edward Lear.

It is very small, but a great little book/5(12). “The Owl and the Pussycat” by Edward Lear is a favorite children’s poem of ours and this beautifully illustrated version by Jan Brett is a classic which should be in every home library.

Brett’s gorgeous pictures jump off the page and take the reader into the poem/5(62). The Owl and the Pussycat Board book – August 4, by Edward Lear (Author)/5(). The Owl and the Pussycat and other nonsense is a book of Edward Lear's eccentric and unique comic verse, published in to celebrate the bicentenary of the author's birth.

It is lavishly illustrated with watercolour paintings by the Australian artist, Robert Ingpen/5. The Owl and the Pussycat book. Read 5 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Full Length, ComedyCharacters: 1 male, 1 femaleInterior /5. The Owl and the Pussycat is a charming retelling of the classic story, told in rhyme.

In this story, the owl and the pussycat decide to sail away to be together. When they arrive at their destination, they are married by the turkey who lives on the hill and live happily ever after. The Owl and the Pussy-Cat.

Vivien Noakes fittingly subtitled her biography of Edward Lear The Life of a Wanderer. On a literal level the phrase refers to Lear's constant traveling as a self-proclaimed "dirty landscape painter" from until he finally settled at his Villa Tennyson on the San Remo.

The Owl and the Pussy-Cat went to sea; In a beautiful pea-green boat; They took some honey, and plenty of money; Wrapped up in a five-pound note. The Owl looked up to the stars above; And sang to a small guitar /5(13).

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The Owl and the Pussycat is a charming retelling of the classic story, told in rhyme. The Owl and the Pussycat by Lear, Edward and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at About The Owl and the Pussycat Owl sets out to woo Pussycat in a boat laden with fruit from their Caribbean island and with a guitar at his side, ready for serenading.

As they sail off across the sea, another story unfolds in the water beneath the boat. The Owl and the Pussycat poem by Edward Lear is weirdly wonderful, written in rhyme and boasts original illustrations by Lear on every other page. Along with large easy-to-read-text, the individual will absolutely adore naming and spotting the Owl, Pussycat and the Turkey – they’ll be mesmerised at just how realistic the illustrations are!5/5(1).

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The artist's vision begins in a segregated world where 4/5(14). Edward Lear’s books. Edward Lear Average rating: 17, ratings 1, reviews distinct works • Similar authors. The Owl and ― Edward Lear, The Owl and the Pussycat.

tags: dance, happiness, nursery-rhymes. likes. Like “The Owl and the Pussy-cat went to sea 4/5. The Owl and the Pussycat and Other Nonsense: Nonsense Verse by Lear, Edward, Carroll, Lewis and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Owl and the Pussy-Cat went to sea In a beautiful pea-green boat: They took some honey, and plenty of money Wrapped up in a five-pound note.

The Owl looked up to the stars above, And sang to a small guitar, "O lovely Pussy, O Pussy, my love, What a beautiful Pussy you are, You are.

Buy a cheap copy of The Owl and the Pussycat book by Edward Lear. Edward Lear's nonsense poem about two unlikely sweethearts--an elegant owl and a beautiful cat--has found a perfect match in artist Jan Brett.

She traveled to the Free shipping over $/5(5). Owl & The Pussycat - a book on Funbrain A classic childhood poem about an owl's and pussycat's journey at sea.The Owl and the Pussycat (Board Book) Published August 4th by G.P.

Putnam's Sons Books for Young Readers Board Book, 36 pages. Bedtime stories for kids - Tonight let's read: The Owl and the Pussycat. (Edward Lear). A traditional read aloud bedtime story for toddlers and children. Fair Use Act - 17 U.S.C. §