Michael Sporn, of Splog, has a number of posts about illustrator Errol Le Cain, and among them two devoted to his illustrations to poems from T.S. Eliot’s Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats:
Growltiger’s Last Stand and Other Poems
Mr. Mistoffelees with Mungojerrie and Rumpelteazer
The posts also mention a projected, but never realized, animated version of [...]
On Edward Lear’s Nonsense Books, published by the Robert Bros, in “The Literary World.” October 13, 1888:
On YouTube, a nice animation based on Edward Gorey’s The Gashlycrumb Tinies, by Matt Duplessie of Clandestiny:
Sumanguru Gyra Jones, from Somewhere West of the Everglades, proposes his own arrangement of Edward Lear’s poem:
He also has an arrangement of Lewis Carroll’s “The Jabberwocky”:
From The Young and Field Literary Readers. Book Three. By Ella Flagg Young and Walter Taylor Field. Boston: Ginn and Company, 1914; available through Google Books:
The Brothers Dalziel. A Record of Fifty Years’ Work in Conjunction with Many of the Most Distinguished Artists of the Period – 1840-1890. London: Methuen & Co., 1901, pp. 317-8.
Early in the Sixties we made the acquaintance of Edward Lear, who was a landscape painter of [...]
At long last I have managed to see an episode of Tomfoolery, the 1970-1971 Rankin-Bass show based upon the nonsensical verse and whimsical characters of authors such as Edward Lear, Ogden Nash, Frank Gelett Burgess, and Lewis Carroll.
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