Edward Lear's Nonsense Books

Edward Lear's nonsense books complete set - online version

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The Good-natured Grey Gull,
who carried the Old Owl, and his Crimson
across the river, because he could not swim.
The Hasty Higgeldipiggledy Hen,
who went to market in a Blue Bonnet and Shawl,
and bought a Fish for her Supper.
The Inventive Indian,
who caught a Remarkable Rabbit in a
Stupendous Silver Spoon.
The Judicious Jubilant Jay,
who did up her Back Hair every morning with a
Wreath of Roses,
Three feathers, and a Gold Pin.