The Resource The selected verse of Ogden Nash

The selected verse of Ogden Nash

Label
The selected verse of Ogden Nash
Title
The selected verse of Ogden Nash
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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1902-1971
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Nash, Ogden
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  • Poetry
  • American poetry
Target audience
adult
Label
The selected verse of Ogden Nash
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Publication
Contents
  • Allow me, Madam, but it won't help -- Ha! Original sin! -- Terrible people -- Song for a temperature of a hundred and one -- Pediatric reflection -- Portrait of the artist as a prematurely old man -- Seven spiritual ages of Mrs. Marmaduke Moore -- Lines indited with all the depravity of poverty -- Reflection on a wicked world -- Party -- More about people -- Family court -- Seaside serenade -- Strange case of Mr. Ormantud's bride -- Lines to be mumbled at Ovington's -- Ms. Found in a quagmire -- Invocation -- Reflection on babies -- Beginner's guide to the ocean -- Lady thinks she is thirty -- Introspective reflection -- Do, do what you done, done, done before, before, before -- Scram lion! -- Reflection on the fallibility of nemesis -- Thoughts thought on a avenue -- For the most part improbable she -- Rabbits -- Thoughts thought while waiting for a pronouncement from a doctor, an editor, a biog executive, the department of Internal Revenue or any other momentous pronouncer -- Passionate pagan and the dispassionate public -- Daddy -- Suppose he threw it in your face -- Bas Ben Adhem -- Pig -- Individualist -- Thunder over the nursery -- Reflections on ice-breaking -- Dragons are too seldom -- Lines to a three name lady -- Funebrial reflection -- I don't mean us, except occasionally -- Life of the party -- Cow - Reminds me -- After the christening -- Germ -- I know you'll like them -- Pretty halcyon days
  • Reflections on ingenuity -- No doctors today, thank you -- Happy days, Elmer -- Duck -- Now you see it, now I don't -- Big tent under the roof -- Camel -- "Tomorrow, partly cloudy" -- Song to be sung by the father of infant female children -- Genealogical reflection -- Ask daddy, he won't know -- When you say that, smile, or all right then, don't smile -- Rhinoceros -- I had no idea it was so late -- Plea for less Malice toward none -- Reflection on caution -- Don't guess, let me tell you - Taboo to boot -- Fish -- Mr. Peachey's predicament or no mot parades -- Some of my best fiends are children -- Turtle -- Don't look now - Nevertheless -- Reflection on the passage of time, its inevitability its quirks -- Two and one are a problem -- One third of the calendar -- Song of the open road -- Good-bye, old year, you, oaf, or why don't they pay the bonus -- Geddondillo -- Platitudinous reflection -- What's the matter, haven't you got any sense of humor? -- Tin wedding whistle -- These Latins -- Mr. Artesian's conscientiousness -- Voice of experience -- Sea-Gull -- Are you a Snodgrass -- Old men -- Birdies, don't make me laugh -- Electra becomes morbid - Rooster -- Look for the silver lining -- In which the Poet is ashamed but pleased -- Panther -- Watchman, what of the First First Lady? -- Please pass the biscuit -- Termite -- From a Manhattan tomb -- Hat's got my tongue -- Fly -- Lines to a world-famous poet who failed to complete a world-famous poem or come clean, Mr. Guest -- Sniffle -- Samson Agonistes -- Oh, stop, being thankful all over the place -- Dance unmacabre -- Third Jungle Book
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
xi, 246 p.
System control number
  • ocm00334727
  • CARL505338445
Label
The selected verse of Ogden Nash
Publication
Contents
  • Allow me, Madam, but it won't help -- Ha! Original sin! -- Terrible people -- Song for a temperature of a hundred and one -- Pediatric reflection -- Portrait of the artist as a prematurely old man -- Seven spiritual ages of Mrs. Marmaduke Moore -- Lines indited with all the depravity of poverty -- Reflection on a wicked world -- Party -- More about people -- Family court -- Seaside serenade -- Strange case of Mr. Ormantud's bride -- Lines to be mumbled at Ovington's -- Ms. Found in a quagmire -- Invocation -- Reflection on babies -- Beginner's guide to the ocean -- Lady thinks she is thirty -- Introspective reflection -- Do, do what you done, done, done before, before, before -- Scram lion! -- Reflection on the fallibility of nemesis -- Thoughts thought on a avenue -- For the most part improbable she -- Rabbits -- Thoughts thought while waiting for a pronouncement from a doctor, an editor, a biog executive, the department of Internal Revenue or any other momentous pronouncer -- Passionate pagan and the dispassionate public -- Daddy -- Suppose he threw it in your face -- Bas Ben Adhem -- Pig -- Individualist -- Thunder over the nursery -- Reflections on ice-breaking -- Dragons are too seldom -- Lines to a three name lady -- Funebrial reflection -- I don't mean us, except occasionally -- Life of the party -- Cow - Reminds me -- After the christening -- Germ -- I know you'll like them -- Pretty halcyon days
  • Reflections on ingenuity -- No doctors today, thank you -- Happy days, Elmer -- Duck -- Now you see it, now I don't -- Big tent under the roof -- Camel -- "Tomorrow, partly cloudy" -- Song to be sung by the father of infant female children -- Genealogical reflection -- Ask daddy, he won't know -- When you say that, smile, or all right then, don't smile -- Rhinoceros -- I had no idea it was so late -- Plea for less Malice toward none -- Reflection on caution -- Don't guess, let me tell you - Taboo to boot -- Fish -- Mr. Peachey's predicament or no mot parades -- Some of my best fiends are children -- Turtle -- Don't look now - Nevertheless -- Reflection on the passage of time, its inevitability its quirks -- Two and one are a problem -- One third of the calendar -- Song of the open road -- Good-bye, old year, you, oaf, or why don't they pay the bonus -- Geddondillo -- Platitudinous reflection -- What's the matter, haven't you got any sense of humor? -- Tin wedding whistle -- These Latins -- Mr. Artesian's conscientiousness -- Voice of experience -- Sea-Gull -- Are you a Snodgrass -- Old men -- Birdies, don't make me laugh -- Electra becomes morbid - Rooster -- Look for the silver lining -- In which the Poet is ashamed but pleased -- Panther -- Watchman, what of the First First Lady? -- Please pass the biscuit -- Termite -- From a Manhattan tomb -- Hat's got my tongue -- Fly -- Lines to a world-famous poet who failed to complete a world-famous poem or come clean, Mr. Guest -- Sniffle -- Samson Agonistes -- Oh, stop, being thankful all over the place -- Dance unmacabre -- Third Jungle Book
Dimensions
19 cm.
Extent
xi, 246 p.
System control number
  • ocm00334727
  • CARL505338445

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