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The Owl and the Pussy-Cat: And Other Nonsense Poems

Lear, Edward

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ISBN 10: 1558584676 / ISBN 13: 9781558584679
Published by North South Books, San Francisco, California, U.S.A., 1995
Condition: Fine Hardcover
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Beautiful as new copy of these silly poems delightfully illustrated by Hague and signed elaborately by Hague on the half title page. Bookseller Inventory # 004334

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Title: The Owl and the Pussy-Cat: And Other ...

Publisher: North South Books, San Francisco, California, U.S.A.

Publication Date: 1995

Binding: Hardcover

Illustrator: Michael Hague

Book Condition: Fine

Dust Jacket Condition: Fine

Signed: Signed by Illustrator

Edition: First Thus

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Lear's nonsense classic about the unlikely romance between a pussycat and an owl. ""Galdone uses his imagination to extend Lear's ideas, creating a memorable version suitable for the youngest."" -- Kirkus Reviews

About the Author:

Edward Lear, artist, illustrator, and poet, wrote nonsensical stories and popularized the limerick with works such as ""The Owl and the Pussycat"" and ""A Book of Nonsense"". His work has influenced children's poetry from Dr. Seuss to Jack Prelutsky and delighted children and adults for ages.

Michael Hague is renowned as the illustrator of many children's classics, including editions of ""The Wizard Of Oz"", ""Peter Pan"", ""The Hobbit"", and ""The Velveteen Rabbit"", as well as ""The Book Of Dragons"" and ""The Book Of Pirates"". He lives with his wife, Kathleen, a frequent collaborator, in Colorado Springs, Colorado.

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