its history and antiquities, ecclesiastical, civil, and military, from the earliest ages, with copious ... notes and illustrations ... Comp. from the ancient annals, the most authentic MS. and printed records, recent researches, etc., etc. ...
  • 780 Pages
  • 3.71 MB
  • English
Hodges, Smith and co. , Dublin
Other titlesHistory of Limerick.
StatementBy Maurice Lenihan, esq
LC ClassificationsDA995.L7 L5
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 780, [3] p.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25470176M
LC Control Number04002460

A naughty book, but I love it. All good limericks are naughty, and this book includes 2, of the best. Highly recommended reading (but not for the Limerick book of heart!). A friend of mine had had a copy of this book many years ago but had been lost so I Limerick book in search and found this particular edition on Amazon/5(42).

Discover the best Limericks & Humorous Verse in Best Sellers. Find the top most popular items in Amazon Books Best Sellers. Books shelved as limerick: Angela's Ashes by Frank McCourt, Irish Historic Towns Atlas No.

Limerick by Eamon O'Flaherty, Limerick's Fighting Story Gershon Legman () was an American cultural critic and folklorist, best known for his books The Rationale of the Dirty Joke () and The Horn Book: Studies in Erotic Folklore and Bibliography ().

Born in in Scranton, Pennsylvania, Legman was the son of Emil and Julia Friedman Legman, both of Hungarian-Jewish descent/5. There are even a few in French and Latin, so If you love very filthy limericks this book is a good place to start. With this book in one hand and a decent Sharpie in Limerick book other, you can decorate the walls of hundreds of your local public restrooms!!!!!4/5(32).

—Limericks are published in Boston in the book Mother Goose’s Melody, which includes "Jack and Jill," "Seesaw Margery Daw" and "Hey Diddle Diddle." —John Marshall Limerick book the first English books with limericks: The History of Sixteen Wonderful Old Women and Anecdotes and Adventures of Fifteen Gentlemen.

A limerick is a silly poem with five lines. They are often funny or nonsensical. Limericks were made famous by Edward Lear, a famous author who wrote the "Book of Nonsense" in the 's. This was an entire book of silly limericks. The limerick's callous and crude, Its morals distressingly lewd; It's not worth the reading By persons of breeding - It's designed for us vulgar and rude.

Vote This Limerick Up. --> There once was a man called Dave, Who kept a dead whore in a cave, He said "I admit, I'm a bit of a shit.

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Special Discount for World Service members. That's not my sloth. Limericks are basically short rhyming poems which are almost always funny. Like other types of poetry, limericks - especially funny limericks - are a great way of helping children learn about language and how it works.

Limericks are always written using the same five-line rhyme structure which is generally known as  AABBA. Hurling limericks at each other, a dozen at a clip, they charge from the lists (the list includes a gross of limericks by each). It is a brilliant confrontation in one of the English language’s oldest and most demandingly rigid traditions/5(15).

The Mammoth Book of Limericks Paperback – Octo by Glyn Rees (Author) out of 5 stars 17 ratings4/4(12). Remember folks, limericks are not just for kids. And this book certainly isn't one for the kiddies.

It's an immense collection (over limericks) and a great look at how the form has developed over the centuries. If you have any love at all for the limerick, and are not easily offended, buy this book.4/5(15).

Author Graeme Johnstone has collated and written this entertaining collection of limericks--over a thousand including originals dating from all the way back to through to today.

Strickly for adults. Language that is definitely 'blue.'.Author: Kristin (editor) Odijk. Limericks by Edward Lear from ‘A Book of Nonsense ’. There was an Old Man with a beard, Who said, 'It is just as I feared.

Two Owls and a Hen, Four Larks and a Wren, Have all built their nests in my beard!'File Size: 9KB. The core of this bestselling, superbly entertaining book is a collection of nearly five hundred examples of the limerick form, arranged for easy reference in alphabetical order of subject.

There is also a critical From Back Cover/5. With language that is definitely 'blue' The biggest and best collection ever to hit shelves, The Limerick Book is jam-packed with over a thousand limericks, including originals dating from all the way back to through to today.

They'll make you laugh, Pages: Limerick Poems  are basically short rhyming poems. They're a great hit with kids of all ages because they're funny and usually pretty silly too.

I'm a primary school teacher and we generally do a unit on poems in Year 5 or 6 using limericks because they really appeal to this age group. A Book of Limericks by Edward Lear, first published inis a rare manuscript, the original residing in one of the great libraries of the world.

This book is a reproduction of that original, 5/5(1). Book of Modules - University of Limerick. You searched for: limerick book. Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and one-of-a-kind products and gifts related to your search.

No matter what you’re looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. While no collection of limericks can claim to be 'complete', The Wordsworth Book of Limericks contains an astonishing collection of over 1, verses - all of them comical, and a great number so far from cleanliness as to verge on the obscene.

This is not a book for the prurient, but it will give enormous pleasure to all who relish the unique art-form of the r this book is kept 3/5(1).

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Patricia Nelson Limerick has 24 books on Goodreads with ratings. Patricia Nelson Limerick’s most popular book is The Legacy of Conquest: The Unbroke. [No Spoilers] Name of Limerick Book Taliesin got Sam. Question. Anyone know the name of the book.

I would love to get my hands on a copy of it The Limerick (I think) Team Nott 8 points 3 years ago. Suddenly sales go up for that book and the publisher has no idea why.

level 2. Original Poster 1 point 3 years ago. I think its out. A limerick is a humorous poem consisting of five lines. The first, second, and fifth lines must have seven to ten syllables while rhyming and having the same verbal rhythm.

The third and fourth lines should only have five to seven syllables; they too must rhyme with each other and have the same rhythm. Born on 12 May (National Limerick Day in some parts), Lear is a fascinating figure who travelled widely despite suffering from ill health throughout his life.

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An accomplished artist (especially in ornithology and landscapes), illustrator and author, he will always be most famous for his Book of Nonsense from It’s time to rhyme.

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Edward Lear A Book of Nonsense [] There was an Old Man with a beard, Who said, 'It is just as I feared. Two Owls and a Hen, Four Larks and a Wren, Have all built their nests in my beard!' There was a Young Lady of Ryde, Whose shoe-strings were seldom untied.

She purchased some clogs. The Limerick by G Legman. You Searched For: Author/Artist etc.: g legman, Used books may not include companion materials, some shelf wear, may contain highlighting/notes, may not include cdrom or access codes.

Customer service is our top priority!. Seller Inventory # S_ More information about this seller | Contact this seller. A limerick is a short and fun five-line poem with a distinctive rhythm. The first, second and fifth lines are longer than the third and fourth lines.

The rhyming pattern is AABBA. The longer A lines rhyme with each other and the shorter B lines rhyme with each other. Looking for more Limericks?

Our FFP Poetry Forums has bunches of Limericks.Limerick Comics is an innovative pairing of poetic imagination and fun facts enlivened by the immensely popular comics format.

The book is crafted to appeal to reluctant and advanced readers alike. The informational panel can provide a springboard for discussion between.

Buy a cheap copy of The Limerick book by Gershon Legman. The standard form of a limerick is a stanza of five lines, with the first, second and fifth rhyming with one another and having three feet of three syllables each; Free shipping over $/5(3).