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Edward Lear was an English artist, illustrator, author and poet, and is known now mostly for his literary nonsense in poetry and prose and especially his limericks, a form he popularised.

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Limerick: There was an Old Man with a NoseRate it:
Alphabet PoemRate it:
Calicoe PieRate it:
Cold are the CrabsRate it:
He Lived at Dingle BankRate it:
How pleasant to know Mr. LearRate it:
Imitation of The Olden PoetsRate it:
Incidents in the life of my Uncle ArlyRate it:
Limerick: The was a Young Lady of ButeRate it:
Limerick: There was a Young Lady in WhiteRate it:
Limerick: There was a Young Lady of Dorking,Rate it:
Limerick: There was a Young Lady of HullRate it:
Limerick: There was a Young Lady of Norway,Rate it:
Limerick: There was a Young Lady of PooleRate it:
Limerick: There was a Young Lady of PortugalRate it:
Limerick: There was a Young Lady of RydeRate it:
Limerick: There was a Young Lady of TurkeyRate it:
Limerick: There was a Young Lady of TyreRate it:
Limerick: There was a Young Lady Whose BonnetRate it:
Limerick: There was a Young Lady whose chinRate it:
Limerick: There was a Young Lady whose noseRate it:
Limerick: There was a Young Person of CreteRate it:
Limerick: There was a Young Person of Smyrna,Rate it:
Limerick: There was a young person whose historyRate it:
Limerick: There was an Ol Man of QuebecRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Derry down Derry,Rate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Lady of ChertseyRate it:
Limerick: There was an old Lady of WinchelseaRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man in a boatRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of ApuliaRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of BohemiaRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of Cape Horn,Rate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of CoblenzRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of ColumbiaRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of CorfuRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of DundeeRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of Hong KongRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of JamaicaRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of KamschatkaRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of KildareRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of KilkennyRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of LeghornRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of MadrasRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of MelroseRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of MoldaviaRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of NepaulRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of PeruRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of th' AbruzziRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of the DeeRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of the EastRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of the HagueRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of the IslesRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of the Nile,Rate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of the NorthRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of the SouthRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of the WestRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of the WrekinRate it:
Limerick: There was an old man of TobagoRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of Vesuvius,Rate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man of ViennaRate it:
Limerick: There Was an Old Man on a HillRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man on some rocks,Rate it:
Limerick: There was an old man who felt pertRate it:
Limerick: There Was an Old Man who said,Rate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man who said, 'HowRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man who said, 'Hush!Rate it:
Limerick: There Was an Old Man who SupposedRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man who, when littleRate it:
Limerick: There was an old man whose despairRate it:
Limerick: There Was an Old Man with a BeardRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man with a fluteRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Man with a GongRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Person in BlackRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Person in GrayRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Person of BangorRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Person of BasingRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Person of BudaRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Person of CadizRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Person of ChiliRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Person of DoverRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Person of DuttonRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Person of LeedsRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Person of MoldRate it:
Limerick: There was an old person of PaxoRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Person of Philæ,Rate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Person of Philæ,Rate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Person of RheimsRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Person of RhodesRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Person of TringRate it:
Limerick: There was an old person of TroyRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Person of WickRate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Person whose habits,Rate it:
Limerick: There was an Old Sailor of ComptonRate it:
Limerick: There was Old Man in a pewRate it:
Limerick:There was a Young Girl of MajorcaRate it:
Limerick:There was a Young Lady of ClareRate it:
Limerick:There was a Young Lady of LuccaRate it:
Limerick:There was a Young Lady of ParmaRate it:
Limerick:There was a Young Lady of RussiaRate it:
Limerick:There was a Young Lady of SwedenRate it:
Limerick:There was a Young Lady of Troy,Rate it:
Limerick:There was a Young Lady of WalesRate it:
Limerick:There was a Young Lady of WellingRate it:
Limerick:There was an Old Lady of PragueRate it:
Limerick:There was an Old Man at a casementRate it:
Limerick:There was an Old Man of AôstaRate it:
Limerick:There was an Old Man of CalcuttaRate it:
Limerick:There was an Old Man of MarseillesRate it:
Limerick:There was an Old Man of the CapeRate it:
Limerick:There was an Old Man of the coastRate it:
Limerick:There was an Old Man of WhitehavenRate it:
Limerick:There was an Old Man with a beardRate it:
Limerick:There was an Old Man with a owlRate it:
Limerick:There was an Old Man, on whose noseRate it:
Limerick:There was an Old Person from GretnaRate it:
Limerick:There was an Old Person of AnerleyRate it:
Limerick:There was an Old Person of BerlinRate it:
Limerick:There was an Old Person of BurtonRate it:
Limerick:There was an Old Person of CheadleRate it:
Limerick:There was an Old Person of ChesterRate it:
Limerick:There was an Old Person of EmsRate it:
Limerick:There was an Old Person of EwellRate it:
Limerick:There was an Old Person of SpainRate it:
Limerick:There was an Old Person of SpartaRate it:
Limerick:There was an Old Person of TartaryRate it:
Mr and Mrs DiscobbolosRate it:
Mr. and Mrs.Spikky SparrowRate it:
Mrs JaypherRate it:
Nonsense AlphabetRate it:
Parody of Tennyson'sTo Edward Lear on His Travels in GreeceRate it:
Teapots and QuailsRate it:
The Akond of SwatRate it:
The Broom, the Shovel, the Poker and the TongsRate it:
The Courtship of the Yonghy-Bonghy-BoRate it:
The Cummerbund: An Indian PoemRate it:
The Daddy Long-Legs and the FlyRate it:
The Dong with a Luminous NoseRate it:
The Duck and the KangarooRate it:
The JumbliesRate it:
The New VestmentsRate it:
The Nutcrackers and the Sugar-TongsRate it:
The Pelican ChorusRate it:
The Pobble Who Has No ToesRate it:
The Quangle Wangle's HatRate it:
The Table And The ChairRate it:
The Two Old BachelorsRate it:
There was a Young Lady Whose EyesRate it:
There Was an Old Lady Whose FollyRate it:
There Was an Old Man in a TreeRate it:
There was an Old Man of CalcuttaRate it:
There was an Old Man of New YorkRate it:
There was an Old Man of ThermopylaeRate it:
There was an old man on the BorderRate it:
There Was an Old Man with a BeardRate it:
There was an old person of NiceRate it:

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