Awesome-lyrical and funny!...
Hardcover: 80 pages
Publisher: Bodleian Library, University of Oxford (June 1, 2013)
Product Dimensions: 7 x 0.5 x 7 inches
Amazon Rank: 2363157
Format: PDF ePub TXT book
The Stripy Bird. The Scroobius Bird. The Obsequious Ornamental Ostrich who wore boots to keep his feet quite dry. Of all the animals that sprang from the idiosyncratic imagination of Edward Lear, few feature as frequently as birds, which appear throughout his work, from the flamboyant flock in the Nonsense Alphabet to the quirky avian characters of his limericks, stories, and songs. Lear drew himself as a bird on numerous occasions. In a popular ...