There was an Old Person of Cassel

(1905)

"There was an Old Person of Cassel" sets a text of Edward Lear. The song was published in Margaret Ruthven Lang's song set Nonsense Rhymes and Pictures, Op. 42.

There was an Old Person of Cassel
by Edward Lear


There was an old person of Cassel,
Whose nose finished off in a tassel;
But they call’d ou, ‘Oh well!—
Don’t it look like a bell!’
Which perplexed that old person of Cassel.


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