A Book of Nonsense Hardback
by Edward Lear
Illustrated by Edward Lear
Part of the Everyman's Library Children's Classics series
Edward Lear, the 20th child of a London stockbroker, entered the household of Lord Stanley as little more than a servant, but his sense of humour soon made him welcome above stairs and he began to amuse the children with comic drawings and rhymes.
This book was first published in 1846.
- Format: Hardback
- Pages: 288 pages, b&w illustrations, 2-colour endpapers, bookplate
- Publisher: Everyman
- Publication Date: 29/10/1992
- Category: Poetry
- ISBN: 9781857159073