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Nonsense Verse, The Penguin Book of

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Book Description
Writer and illustrator Quentin Blake gathers 127 poems from a host of famous writers that include Lewis Carroll, Edward Gorey, John Updike, Ogden Nash, Shel Silverstein, Roald Dahl, and others. Blake's wacky illustrations draw out the fun, absurdity, and glorious illogic of the verse, creating a delightful book for readers from nine to ninety. Line drawings throughout.
Book Information
PublisherPenguin Young Readers Group
BindingPaperback (3 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages288
ISBN-100140587578
ISBN-13978-0140587579
Publication Date01/01/1997
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About Various (Author) : Various is a catch-all name often used in collections of short stories by multiple authors.
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About Quentin Blake (Editor) : Quentin Saxby Blake CBE (born December 16, 1932 in Sidcup) is a British cartoonist, illustrator and childrens' book author. He was educated at Chislehurst and Sidcup Grammar School. He sketched his f... more
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