• The Owl and the Pussy-Cat and Other Nonsense Rhymes

  • By: Edward Lear
  • Narrated by: Alan Bennett
  • Length: 42 mins
  • Unabridged
  • Release date: 07-19-12
  • Language: English
  • Publisher: Audible Studios
  • 4.5 (6 ratings)

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Publisher's Summary

Alan Bennett reads The Owl and the Pussy-Cat and Other Nonsense Rhymes by Edward Lear.
The poems and limericks are


"The Daddy Long-Legs and the Fly"
"The Owl and the Pussy-Cat"
"The Duck and the Kangaroo"
"The Table and the Chair"
"The Broom, the Shovel, the Poker and the Tongs"
"Mr and Mrs Discobbolos"
"The Nutcrackers and the Sugar Tongs"
"The Two Old Bachelors"
"The Pobble Who Has No Toes"
"The Jumblies"
"The Dog with a Luminous Nose"
"The Courtship of the Yonghy-Bonghy-Bò"
"The Quangle Wangle's Hat"
"Incidents in the Life of My Uncle Arly"
"An Epitaph"
"There Was a Young Lady in Blue"
"There Was an Old Person of Harrow"
"There Was an Old Man of Dumbree"
"There Was a Young Lady whose Chin"
"There Was an Old Man who when Little"
"There Was an Old Man on the Border"
"There Was an Old Man in a Tree"
"There Was an Old Man of Calcutta"
"There Was an Old Person of Ware"

©2012 Edward Lear (P)2014 Audible, Inc.
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By JohnK9500 on 08-02-16

Brilliant rhythms

I only knew a couple of rhythms so thought I'd have a listen, I found them really lovely nonsense, but then again! I'm really pleased with my purchase.

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By Annie on 04-20-16

Edward Lear & Alan Bennett - Match made in heaven!

This book of Nonsense Rhymes is perfectly matched with Alan Bennett's reading.

Perfect for adults and children alike.

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