Home Humor Satire • 's 700 limerick lyrics; a collection of choice humorous PDF

's 700 limerick lyrics; a collection of choice humorous PDF

ISBN-10: 0649636244

ISBN-13: 9780649636242

ISBN-10: 1341497119

ISBN-13: 9781341497117

PREFACE.

"It would appear as if the reminiscence of guy
runneth to not the opposite of the 'limerick.' that's
to say, this actual type of versification isn't to
be traced to its beginnings. simply why it really is referred to as a
'limerick,' none can veritably say. yet, no matter what its
origin, it really is an establishment provocative of wit of many
and the leisure of all. 'The English-speaking
world is familiar with of millions, a few composed for unique
occasions and rapidly perishing; different^ with the important-
ity of actual genius in them." — night superstar, Wash-
ington.

There used to be a poet named Immerick,
Who labored 40 days on a "limerick,"

At the tip of which period.
He remarked of his rhyme,
"There's a limp within the limb of my limerick."

I by no means might rather see the trick,
I by no means wrote a limerick,

I've usually attempted
And long gone to mattress a-feelin' in poor health.

A author in a western paper notes that "this is the
day of the limerick," and says of this well known type of
nonsense verse that "it possesses a jingling rhythm
which haunts the reminiscence lengthy after the measured
sonorousness of an epic or the lilting melody of a
lyric have departed."

The author is obviously below the fable that each one
nonsense verses are limericks. Now, we will not provide a
dictionary definition of a limerick, the reason is,
the observe, for a few unaccountable cause, isn't really given;
but at the least we all know one once we see one.

Edward Lear has normally been charged with the
invention of the five-line stanza popular because the
"limerick," yet he constantly pleads "not guilty," announcing
the shape was once recommended to him via a pal as a particu-
larly acceptable version for nonsense rhymes, and this
model, if we're not incorrect, used to be taken from the
popular tune, "All the best way as much as Limerick." ...

Show description

Read Online or Download 700 limerick lyrics; a collection of choice humorous versifications PDF

Best humor & satire books

Download e-book for kindle: Having It and Eating It by Sabine Durrant

The debut novel from the writer of lower than Your pores and skin, take into accout Me this fashion, and A lifestyles With Me, a page-turning and comedic tale a few lady at the breaking point. Maggie Owen has given up her day activity and resigned herself to a lifetime of playground mothers and dirty clothing—until the day she runs into Claire Masterson.

Download PDF by Dawn French: Oh Dear Silvia: A Novel

Oh expensive Silvia by way of sunrise French, the distinguished English actress, bestselling writer, and comic, is the shrewdpermanent, touching, and compelling tale of 1 mysterious girl trapped in a coma after a fall from a balcony. Now, mendacity subconscious in a clinic mattress, Silvia is tormented by a circulation of frequently humorous and infrequently poignant visits from family and friends, every one of whom understands a distinct piece of the puzzle that's Silvia Shute.

Download e-book for kindle: The Curious Case of Black Swan Song (Holmes and Garden) by Andrea Frazer

Sherman Holmes has reached a crossroads in his lifestyles, having inherited a wide fortune from a hitherto unknown relative. John backyard additionally has a choice to make that would have a far-reaching impression on his destiny. the 2 take place to ebook into an identical resort, The Black Swan, at the similar weekend,to mull over the alterations to their lives that either one of them are contemplating making.

Get The Library of Lost and Found PDF

A librarian’s discovery of a mysterious e-book sparks the adventure of a life-time within the pleasant new novel from the bestselling writer of The Curious Charms of Arthur PepperLibrarian Martha hurricane has constantly chanced on it more straightforward to connect to books than people—though no longer for loss of attempting. She retains cautious lists of ways to aid others in her superhero-themed laptop.

Additional info for 700 limerick lyrics; a collection of choice humorous versifications

Example text

Download PDF sample

700 limerick lyrics; a collection of choice humorous versifications


by Ronald
4.1

Rated 4.13 of 5 – based on 30 votes

Author:admin