Ogden Nash


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United States writer noted for his droll epigrams (1902-1971)

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BEIRUT: "The bed is a bundle of paradoxes," American poet Ogden Nash once noted.
Trite and unfunny, and Ogden Nash would still be an unknown.
It's a collection of music interpretations of poems by the likes of Ogden Nash, Gerard Manley Hopkins and Robert Graves.
IT was American poet Ogden Nash who wrote: "The cow is of the bovine ilk; one end is moo, the other milk.
I'm with them and American poet Ogden Nash whose witty ditty rammed home the serious environmental point long before it was fashionable.
Perelman, Ogden Nash, and other writers in the screen trade.
Winn delves into each species' natural history, including not only information gleaned from field guides and scientists, but also quotes from Thoreau, Shakespeare and Ogden Nash.
Mandell's version of Saint-Saens' Carnival of Animals, when he introduced each study with an Ogden Nash verse and his son Robert rhythmically drew a cartoon of each character.
In "The Hunter," an Ogden Nash poem, a fellow "conjures up a quacking noise / to lend allure to his decoys.
Of course, not everything about birds is great, as Ogden Nash suggested in his iconoclastic rhyme, "The Canary":
cummings, Ogden Nash, Elizabeth Bishop and Saul Williams.
Most lawyers who resort to such stuff fail miserably, but Eddie's work reminds me of Ogden Nash (Ogden Nash of the "Song for the Saddest Ides": "Rush like lightning, or maybe glue, to the Dept.
For wit and bite, Herbert's best poems are up there with those of Ogden Nash.
It has been attributed to--among others--Duke Ellington, Ogden Nash, Sir Thomas Beacham, Danny Kaye, and Danny Kaye's wife, Sylvia Fine, who wrote the songs for all his movies.
Cross-referenced entries from "Aaron, Henry (Hank)" to "youth baseball" and a short poem on the game by Ogden Nash starting with "Z is for Zenith," contain biographical sketches, historical context, some statistics, a suggested reading, and photo as appropriate.