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7 edition of The Limerick found in the catalog.

The Limerick

1700 examples, with notes, variants and index.

  • 213 Want to read
  • 14 Currently reading

Published by Citadel in Secausus, N. J .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Limericks,
  • Bawdy poetry

  • The Physical Object
    Pagination517 p. ;
    Number of Pages517
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL22898252M
    ISBN 100806507136

    Bookseller Round Table Books, LLC (US) Bookseller Inventory # Title The Limerick Author Legman, G Format/binding Hard Cover Book condition Used - Near Fine in Very Good dust jacketBook Edition: 1. A Book of Limericks by Edward Lear, first published in , is a rare manuscript, the original residing in one of the great libraries of the world. This book is a reproduction of that original, which has been scanned and cleaned by state-of-the-art publishing tools for better readability and enhanced appreciation. Restoration Editors' mission is to bring long out of print manuscripts back to 5/5(1).

    A limerick is a silly poem with five lines. They are often funny or nonsensical. Limericks were made famous by Edward Lear, a famous author who wrote the "Book of Nonsense" in the 's. This was an entire book of silly limericks. How to write a limerick. Find many great new & used options and get the best deals for The Limerick Book, Old and New, Miriam troop, Grosset, at the best online prices at eBay! Free shipping for many products!Seller Rating: % positive.

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Finally found what I've been looking for and "much more" in this book!. The Limerick book 6 & 1/4" by 9 & 1/4" with a total of pgs, of which are full of various limericks and no pictures.

Can picture Dad "reciting" some of them and love the s: There are even a few in French and Latin, so If you love very filthy limericks this book is a good place to start. With this book in one hand and a decent Sharpie in the other, you can decorate the walls of hundreds of your local public restrooms!!!!!4/5(32).

Finally finished this thing. It's like reading a reference book. First of all, almost all were from the 20th c.

before Of course the original date of the book was in the 's. The limerick must have been in The Limerick book heyday. I do admire the man's research. Tracking down mimeographed sheets that passed around army bases must have been herculean/5. Fulfillment by Amazon (FBA) is a service we offer sellers that lets them store their products in Amazon's fulfillment centers, and we directly pack, ship, and provide customer service for these products.

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The Limerick Book after Lear. The publication of Edward Lear’s A Book of Nonsense started a fad for limerick books, especially after the release of the third edition. However, alrready inWilliam Walsham How and “Cuthbert Bede” [i.e. Edward Bradley] produced a “Collection of 25 original autograph limericks,” which was sold at Christie’s on 23 April (London, South.

The Limerick Book, largest collection ever published, erotic or otherwise, + has a dust jacket with small tear book in very good condition Seller assumes all responsibility for this Rating: % positive.

Discover the best Limericks & Humorous Verse in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers. —The first "Nantucket" limerick is published in the Princeton Tiger: The poem inspires a number of witty responses.

—The London Opinion sparks a "limerick craze" in England, which is suddenly even more jolly. There was a young lady named Bright who traveled much faster than light. The core of this bestselling, superbly entertaining book is a collection of nearly five hundred examples of the limerick form, arranged for easy reference in alphabetical order of subject.

There is also a critical From Back Cover: The limerick's an art-form complex Whose contents run chiefly to sex/5. While no collection of limericks can claim to be 'complete', The Wordsworth Book of Limericks contains an astonishing collection of over 1, verses - all of them comical, and a great number so 3/5(1).

The biggest and best collection ever to hit shelves, The Limerick Book is jam-packed with over a thousand limericks, including originals dating from all the way back to through to today. They'll make you laugh, they'll make you cry and the more bawdy will make you : The Limerick Trick book.

Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5(30). The Limerick Gloves book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Maria Edgeworth () was an Anglo-Irish novelist. She was born /5(11). The standard form of a limerick is a stanza of five lines, with the first, second and fifth rhyming with one another and having three feet of three syllables each; Free shipping over $ Buy a cheap copy of The Limerick book by Gershon Legman/5(3).

Limericks by Edward Lear from ‘A Book of Nonsense ’ There was an Old Man with a beard, Who said, 'It is just as I feared.

Two Owls and a Hen, Four Larks and a Wren, Have all built their nests in my beard!' There was an Old Man in a tree, Who was horribly bored by a Bee; When they said, 'Does it buzz?' He replied, 'Yes, it does!'File Size: 9KB.

The Limerick by G Legman. You Searched For: Author/Artist etc.: g legman, Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, may not include cdrom or access codes. Customer service is our top priority!.

Seller Inventory # S_ More information about this seller | Contact this seller Limerick, a popular form of short, humorous verse that is often nonsensical and frequently ribald. It consists of five lines, rhyming aabba, and the dominant metre is anapestic, with two metrical feet in the third and fourth lines and three feet in the others.

The origin of the limerick is unknown, but it has been suggested that the name derives from the chorus of an 18th-century Irish soldiers’ song, “Will You. Best Irish Jokes and Limericks by D. Anderson and a great selection of related books, art and collectibles available now at The Limerick - AbeBooks Passion for books.

Limerick is the only place in Ireland to give its name to a form of poetry or indeed any other literary form. And not just any literary form. The limerick is the most popular poem in the world’s. The Limerick Book by Miriam Troop--HB Measures " x 11" x.5".

93 pages. To the best of my inspection, no missing, marked or torn pages. Smoke Free Home. Seller assumes all responsibility for this listing.

Shipping and Rating: % positive.Lear didn't invent limericks but he's regarded as the person responsible for making them as popular as they are today. His first book of funny limericks, called 'A Book of Nonsense', was first published in and is still in print today.

Lear wrote many, many funny limericks. Some of them are included below for you to share with your children.Limerick Comics is a book with limericks (a certain type of poem) illustrated in comic style that includes fun pictures. Not only is this book full of funny limericks, but it also has interesting pieces of information relating to each limerick!

It's easy-to-read style makes it fun for any age! This book creates a unique way to enjoy limericks/5.