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Book of nonsense.

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Date Issued:
1872 - 1875
Uniform Title: Book of nonsense.
Name(s): Lear, Edward, 1812-1888, creator
Type of Resource: text
Issuance: monographic
Date Issued: [between 1872 and 1875?]
Date Issued: 1872 - 1875
Date Issued: 1872 - 1875
Publisher: Frederick Warne and Co., Bedford Street, Strand.
Scribner, Welford, and Armstrong.
Place of Publication: London
New York
Physical Form: print
Extent: [54] leaves : [113] col. ill. ; 27 cm.
Language(s): eng
Target Audience: juvenile
Identifier: FSULearBook_013 (IID), fsu:56236 (fedora)
Note(s): By Edward Lear.
Cover title: A book of nonsense / by Edwd. Lear ; [at top left] 110 coloured illustrations.
First date based on inclusion of Armstrong's name in Scribner imprints from 1872 to 1878. Second date conjectural, based on cover title: covers of almost certainly later 1870s editions read "Lear's book of nonsense ..."
Printed on outer forme only, 2 or 3 sets of limericks and ill. per leaf in text, totalling 110 on 52 leaves, plus 2 on frontispiece and 1 on t.p. ; blank leaves inserted between facing printed leaves.
Subject(s): Nonsense verses, English
Limericks, Juvenile
Children's poetry
Library Classification: PR4879.L2N4 1872z
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Host Institution: FSU
Is Part Of: John MacKay Shaw Childhood in Poetry.
Special Collections & Archives, Florida State University Libraries, Tallahassee, Florida.