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Poem of the Month: Edward Lear’s “The Owl and the Pussy-Cat”
Poem of the Month: Edward Lear's "The Owl and the Pussy-Cat"

Edward Lear, “The Owl and the Pussy-Cat”                     I.               1  The Owl and the Pussy-Cat went to sea               2    In a beautiful pea-green boat:               3  They […]

Dickens’ Bicentenary: Why the Fuss?
Dickens' Bicentenary: Why the Fuss?

We are entering the era of Victorian bi-centenaries. Robert Browning’s 200th birthday is on 7 May. Edward Lear follows close behind on 12 May. And then there’s Charles Dickens, who reaches his bi-centenary on 7 February. But I expect you already know that, because celebrations on his behalf have been going on for a while […]