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5 edition of The Owl and the Pussy-Cat found in the catalog.

The Owl and the Pussy-Cat

by Lear, Edward

  • 42 Want to read
  • 3 Currently reading

Published by Tandem Library .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Poetry,
  • Humorous Stories,
  • Children"s poetry, English,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Nonfiction,
  • Children: Grades 3-4,
  • Nonsense verses,
  • Poetry - Humorous,
  • Children"s Books/Ages 4-8 Fiction,
  • Animals,
  • English poetry

  • The Physical Object
    FormatSchool & Library Binding
    Number of Pages32
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9708912M
    ISBN 100833529994
    ISBN 109780833529992

    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 Pussy Cat Edward Lear, Author, E. Lear, Author, M. Hague, Author NorthSouth $ (64p) ISBN More By and About This Author Buy this book Hague gives free.

    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. 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).

      This edition sets up the well-known romance with several wordless spreads that reveal Owl’s privileged origins in a mansion overlooking the canals of an Old World city, his glimpsing the Bohemian Pussycat literally on the other side of the tracks at a subway stop and, most affectingly, their tête-à-tête at an outdoor café in the rain. Find out more about “The Owl and the Pussy-cat”, write a review or buy online. Usborne Children’s Books. Menu. Location. Basket. Search. For. Home Browse books Browse Usborne children's books Popular subjects Activity books Baby and toddler books Children's fiction Christmas books.


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The Owl and the Pussy-Cat by Lear, Edward Download PDF EPUB FB2

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 loved so. One day I can pass it on to a dear child/5(62). 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 The Owl and the Pussy-Cat book 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. Read more/5(12). 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/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 by Lear, Edward and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Owl and the Pussycat The Owl and the Pussycat The Owl and the Pussycat The Owl and the Pussycat.

Fantasy (fiction), words, Level H (Grade 1), Lexile L. 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. 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).

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 El búho y la gatita Le hibou et la minette The Owl and the Pussycat The Owl and the Pussycat The Owl and the Pussycat The Owl and the Pussycat.

Fantasy (fiction), words, Spanish Level H (Grade 1), Lexile L. The Owl and the Pussycat is a charming retelling of the classic story, told in rhyme. About The Owl and the Pussycat. A BOOK OF NONSENSE, was published in and helped to popularize the limerick, a humorous More about Edward Lear.

About Edward Lear. 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. 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. 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 Find books like The Owl and the Pussycat from the world’s largest community of readers.

Goodreads members who liked The Owl and the Pussycat also liked. 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).

An ex-library book and may have standard library stamps and/or stickers. At ThriftBooks, our motto is: Read More, Spend Less. The Owl and the Pussycat (Piccolo Books) by Edward Lear~Gwen Fulton A copy that has been read, but remains in clean condition.

All pages are intact, and the cover is intact. The spine may show signs of wear. ‘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. Visions in Poetry is an innovative and award-winning series of classic poems re-interpreted for today's readers by outstanding contemporary artists in distinctively beautiful editions.

The sixth Visions in Poetry book is The Owl and the Pussycat, a nonsense poem by Edward Lear, brilliantly illustrated by Stéphane Jorisch. The artist's vision begins in a segregated world where different 4/5(14).

Editions for The Owl and the Pussycat: (Paperback published in ), (Board Book published in ), (Hardcover publish.An owl and a pussycat journey across the sea. This book is written by Edward Lear. Pre-K & K Grade 1 Grade 2 Grade 3. 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).