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Nominate Edward Lear for the new £20 note by 19 July 2015


The  Bank of England website has a competition to nominate a British visual artist for the new £20 note – why not add your vote for Edward Lear? 107 more words

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Happy 203rd Birthday Mr Lear - it's International Owl and Pussycat Day again!

Today’s marking of Edward Lear’s 203rd  birthday 12 May 2015, celebrating this pioneering wildlife illustrator and creator of nonsense verse, celebrates his nonsense botany:

A beautiful little something from our collection, using the 1988 centenary stamps and a great Owl and Pussycat postmark! 58 more words

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The PolyglOwl and the Pussyglot

Because the next Ad Alta Voce meeting will be all about literary cats, I was hunting through the Net for a suitable Italian translation of Edward Lear’s The Owl and the Pussycat*, when I stumbled on a website boasting no less than 126 translations of the poem in 111 languages… 82 more words



Naughty Naughty Girl!

Barbra Streisand looks absolutely crazy-hot here in a series of photos from a photoshoot she did for the 1970 film The Owl and the Pussycat… 155 more words


Going the Spoonflower Route

For the past few years one of my friends have been designing fabric and wallpaper for Spoonflower.com and she would blog about it. Her Spoonflower shop not only got sales but she even had two designers create clothes with her fabric. 500 more words


Owl and Pussycat carved tree sculpture, Treefest Westonbirt 2013

After chatting online to Forestry Commission colleagues at Westonbirt, I came across these fabulous pictures of The Owl and the Pussycat carved from a tree trunk by David Lucas. 166 more words

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The Chlo-Owl and the Sally-Cat

The Chlo-Owl and the SallyCat went to school
On an island both tiny and small,
They shared a few birthdays; some better, some worse days, 274 more words