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Edward Lear's Nonsense Songs / DCD Media (Firm).

Other author/creatorDCD Media (Firm)
Other author/creatorFilms Media Group, film distributor.
Format Video (Streaming) and Electronic
Publication Info [Place of publication not identified] : DCD Media (Firm), [2015]
Distribution Info New York, N.Y. : Distributed by Films Media Group, 2016.
Copyright Notice ©2015
Description1 online resource (1 video file (28 min., 58 sec.)) : color and sound.
Supplemental Content Part of the Films on Demand collection
Series The Secret Life of Books (Series 2)
Secret life of books ; series 2. UNAUTHORIZED
Contents Introduction to Edward Lear (2:00) -- The Owl and the Pussycat (2:00) -- Lull of Linguistics (3:22) -- Childhood Reflections (2:15) -- Lear as An Illustrator (2:48) -- Melancholy Fool (2:38) -- Taxonomy and Botany (2:14) -- Roots of Nonsense (3:48) -- Children's Pleasures (2:27) -- Picture-Poems (3:26) -- Credits: Edward Lear's Nonsense Songs: The Secret Life of Books (Series 2) (1:04)
Abstract Actor Nicholas Parsons delves into the work of Edward Lear, a 19th century English poet and illustrator who pioneered illustrative poetry and fiction. Lear's nonsensical poems are considered unconventional, forward thinking, melancholy, and are meticulously illustrated with both highly realistic and inventive artwork.
General noteStreaming video file encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on February 17, 2016.
General noteOriginally released by DCD Media (Firm), 2015.
Access restrictionAccess requires authentication through Films on Demand.
Interest grade level 9 & up.
Technical detailsStreaming video file.
Technical detailsSystem requirements: FOD playback platform.
Source of descriptionTitle from distributor's description (Films Media Group, April 10, 2016)
Genre/formInternet videos.
Publisher number114424s Films Media Group
Publisher number114426 Films Media Group

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