In addition to books published by Edward Lear in his lifetime, this bibliography aims to cover comprehensive anthologies or volumes which include previously unpublished material.
A Book of Nonsense, by Derry Down Derry. London: Thomas McLean, 1846, 1855.
A Book of Nonsense. New and enlarged edition. London: Warne & Routledge, 1861.
Laughable Lyrics. A Fourth Book of Nonsense Poems, Songs, Botany, Music, & c. London: Robert Bush, 1877.
Nonsense Songs and Stories. Edited by Sir Edward Strachey. London: Frederick Warne, 1895. [Introduction]
The Lear Coloured Bird Book for Children. Foreword by J. St. Loe Strachey. London: Mills & Boon, 1912.
Facsimile of a Nonsense Alphabet Drawn and Written by Edward Lear. London: Frederick Warne, 1926.
The Lear Omnibus. Edited by R.L. Mégroz. London: T. Nelson, 1938.
The Complete Nonsense of Edward Lear. Edited by Holbrook Jackson. London: Faber & Faber, 1947.
Teapots and Quails. Edited by Angus Davidson and Philip Hofer. London: John Murray, 1953.
A Drawing Book Alphabet. Cambridge, Mass.: Harvard College Library, 1954.
Lear Alphabet ABC. New York: McGraw-Hill, 1965.
Rhymes of Nonsense: An Alphabet. London: Bertram Rota, 1968.
The New Vestments. Drawings by Arnold Lobel. London: Macmillan, 1971.
Ye Long Nite in ye Wonderfull Bedde. Cambridge: Friends of the Fitzwilliam Museum, 1972.
A Book of Bosh. Edited by Brian Alderson. Harmondsworth: Penguin, 1975.
Lear in the Original. Edited by Herman W. Liebert. New York: H.P. Kraus, 1975.
For Lovers of Birds. Compiled by Vivien Noakes and Charles Lewsen. London: Collins, 1978.
For Lovers of Cats. Compiled by Vivien Noakes and Charles Lewsen. London: Collins, 1978.
For Lovers of Flowers and Gardens. Compiled by Vivien Noakes and Charles Lewsen. London: Collins, 1978.
For Lovers of Food. Compiled by Vivien Noakes and Charles Lewsen. London: Collins, 1978.
Bosh and Nonsense. London: Allen Lane, 1982.
The Nonsense Verse of Edward Lear. Illustrated by John Vernon Lord. New York: Harmony Books, 1984.
Nonsensus. Comparing the 1846, 1855 and 1861 printed texts of 116 Edward Lear limericks to their original manuscripts. Compiled by Justin G. Schiller, with an introduction by V. Noakes. Stroud: Catalpa Press, 1988.
A New Nonsense Alphabet. Edited by Susan Hyman. London: Bloomsbury, 1988.
The New Vestments. Illustrated by DeLoss McGraw. New York: Simon & Schuster, 1995.
The Complete Verse and Other Nonsense. Edited by Vivien Noakes. London: Penguin, 2001.
Over the Land and over the Sea: Selected Nonsense and Travel Writing. Edited by Peter Swaab. Manchester: Fyfield Books, 2005.
Nonsensi. Scelta e libera traduzione di Renato Bellabarba. Roma: G. Bardi , 1961.
Il libro dei nonsense. Traduzione di Carlo Izzo. Torino: Einaudi, 1970.
Poesie senza senso. Illustrate da Luciana Roselli. Torino: Einaudi, 1972.
Nonsense Poems/Poèmes sans sens. French translation by Henri Parisot. Paris: Aubier-Flammarion, 1974.
I limericks di Edward Lear. Nella versione di Ottavio Fatica; con uno scritto di Mario Praz. Roma: Theoria, 1994.
The Owl and the Pussycat (1956)
Halas and Batchelor; producer, John Halas; director, Brian Borthwick. New York, NY: Phoenix Films, 1981.
The owl and the pussycat; and, Little birds
Deborah Healy. New York, NY: Texture Films, 1980.
The Owl and the Pussycat
filmmakers, Robin E. Crist and Teresa Drilling. West Henrietta, NY: R.E. Crist, 1983.