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Best Nonsense Verses

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Best Nonsense Verses by Josephine Daskam Bacon is a delightful collection of whimsical and humorous poems that are sure to bring a smile to your face. The verses are playful and witty, with a light-hearted tone that makes them perfect for reading out loud or sharing with friends.

Bacon's clever wordplay and imaginative imagery create a sense of wonder and delight that is reminiscent of the classic nonsense verse of Edward Lear and Lewis Carroll. Each poem is a little gem of silliness that invites readers to embrace their inner child and leave the stresses of the world behind.

The illustrations that accompany the verses add an extra layer of charm to the book, bringing the whimsical world of the poems to life in vivid detail. From dancing cats to talking teacups, the artwork is as delightful and imaginative as the verses themselves.

Overall, Best Nonsense Verses is a joy to read and a perfect choice for anyone in need of a little bit of lighthearted fun. Whether you're a lifelong lover of poetry or simply looking for a delightful escape from reality, this book is sure to entertain and enchant you from start to finish.

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From Lewis Carroll's Jabberwocky to limericks written by Anonymous, some of the crankiest, most logical and lyrical people turn common sense upside-down. May they inspire the child inside of you to find your way through the most challenging situations with a new set of eyes! Josephine Dodge Daskam, aka Josephine Daskam Bacon, selected these nonsense verses with the permission of their authors Lewis Carroll, Edward Lear, W.S. Gilbert, Guy Wetmore Carryl, Charles E. Carryl, Oliver Herford, Gelett Burgess, George du Maurier, and Rudyard Kipling.

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