Showcasing another quirky side of the author best known for his monumental fantasy trilogy, Gormenghast, this collection contains pieces recently discovered by the Peake family From the macabre to the brilliantly off-beat, Mervyn Peake's nonsense verse can, like marzipan, be enjoyed by young and old alike. This collection of writings and drawings has been selected by his widow, Maeve Gilmore, and it introduces a bewitching gallery of characters and creatures rivalling the best of Lewis Carroll and Edward Lear--creatures ...

Book of Nonsense 2011, Peter Owen Publishers, London

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A Book of Nonsense 1998, Peter Owen Publishers

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A Book of Nonsense 1983, Penguin Books Ltd, London

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Book of Nonsense 1975, Peter Owen Publishers, London, England

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A Book of Nonsense 1974, Macmillan, London

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