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This treasury of humorous poems brings together a sparkling constellation of witty poets–from Lord Rochester to Lewis Carroll, from Edward Lear to Ogden Nash, from Dorothy Parker to W. H. Auden–and embraces a wide range of forms, including limericks, clerihews, ballads, sonnets, and nonsense verse.

Comic Poems is studded with unforgettable classics, along with lesser-known
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Hardcover, 249 pages
Published November 27th 2001 by Everyman's Library
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Katlyn
Jul 03, 2016 rated it it was ok
The poems certainly fit together well in this collection, and the low rating is partially my fault. I hoped it would include more modern poems, which I prefer to the silly, and sometimes irrelevant to the current time poems found here.
Rah
Feb 19, 2016 rated it really liked it
Quite interesting, for those truly interested in poetry this book makes its way. I think many of us heard about love poems, but what the reader finds here goes further. Amazing.
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