Laughing Time: Collected Nonsense by William Jay SmithLaughing Time: Collected Nonsense by William Jay Smith

Laughing Time: Collected Nonsense

byWilliam Jay SmithIllustratorFernando Krahn

Paperback | December 1, 1990

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A revised edition of a beloved collection of wacky poems and lopsided limericks.

William Jay Smith (1918-2015) served as Consultant in Poetry to the Library of Congress (a position now called Poet Laureate) from 1968 to 1970 and was twice a finalist for the National Book Award. He lived in Cummington, Massachusetts and Paris.
Title:Laughing Time: Collected NonsenseFormat:PaperbackDimensions:176 pages, 8.5 × 5.5 × 0.41 inPublished:December 1, 1990Publisher:Farrar, Straus and Giroux (Byr)

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0374443157

ISBN - 13:9780374443153

Appropriate for ages: 4 - 8


Editorial Reviews

"This expanded reissue...containing one third new material, is sure to tickle the funnybones of a new generation." -Kirkus Reviews