Category Archives: Lear Edward

‘The Pobble Who Has No Toes’ by Edward Lear

‘The Pobble Who Has No Toes’ by Edward Lear “The Pobble who has no toes Had once as many as we; When they said “Some day you may lose them all;” He replied “Fish, fiddle-de-dee!” And his Aunt Jobiska made … Continue reading

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‘The Jumblies’ by Edward Lear

‘The Jumblies’ by Edward Lear “They went to sea in a Sieve, they did, In a Sieve they went to sea: In spite of all their friends could say, On a winter’s morn, on a stormy day, In a Sieve … Continue reading

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‘The Owl And The Pussycat’ by Edward Lear

‘The Owl And The Pussycat’ by Edward Lear “I 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 … Continue reading

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‘How Pleasant To Know Mr Lear’ by Edward Lear

‘How Pleasant To Know Mr Lear’ by Edward Lear “How pleasant to know Mr. Lear, Who has written such volumes of stuff. Some think him ill-tempered and queer, But a few find him pleasant enough. His mind is concrete and … Continue reading

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‘There was an Old Man with a beard’ by Edward Lear

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!” A limerick by Edward Lear #rwpchat … Continue reading

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“The owl and the pussycat” by Edward Lear

Edward Lear (1812 – 1888) I 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 … Continue reading

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