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alphabet ALPHABETICAL RHYMES amusement answer BABY GAMES barber of Balsora Bashaw of three beholding the Elephant boat bottle-nosed barber called choke a Dog circle Command—Take counters or nuts cried Cupid is coming Cyclops dealer Diagram Dicky Snip dominoes Elephant spout mud Farmer's Farmer's daughter favourite forfeit cards FORTUNATE JACK Hamet el Mammet hand Kia Khan Kreuse king lady lass a-day leader legs letter little pig love my love Moldavia Mother Goose motto or verse move Muley Hassan NAUGHTY JACK DAW NURSERY RHYMING offering a thousand old witch paper party pay a forfeit person PICTURE RIDDLES played pool pricked his trunk proclamation of Chrononhotonthologos Question—What's read the proclamation roasting jack round says sequins for taking Seven swans side sister Anne Snip the tailor Snip's wife speaker square tailor read taking Bombardinian thousand sequins three tails true love sent turn turtle doves vowels waddling Frog wide-mouthed WILLOW PATTERN
Page viii - Sing a song of sixpence, A pocket full of rye; Four and twenty blackbirds Baked in a pie. When the pie was opened, The birds began to sing; Was not that a dainty dish To set before the king!
Page ix - Rockabye Baby, on the tree top, When the wind blows the cradle will rock, When the bough breaks the cradle will fall, Down will come baby, cradle and all.
Page viii - Humpty together again. ide a cockhorse to Banbury Cross, To see a fine lady upon a white horse; With rings on her fingers and bells on her toes, She shall have music wherever she goes.
Page 238 - The third day of Christmas, My true love sent to me Three French hens, Two turtle doves, and A partridge in a pear tree.
Page ix - THE HOUSE THAT JACK BUILT This is the farmer sowing his corn, That kept the cock that crowed in the morn, That waked the priest all shaven and shorn, That married the man all tattered and torn, That kissed the maiden all forlorn, That milked the cow with the crumpled horn, That tossed the dog That worried the cat That killed the rat That ate the malt That lay in the house that Jack built.
Page viii - THERE was a little man, And he had a little gun, And his bullets were made of lead, lead, lead; He went to the brook And saw a little duck, And he shot it right through the head, head, head.
Page 11 - This little pig went to market. This little pig stayed at home. This little pig had roast beef. This little pig had none. This little pig cried, "Wee, wee!
Page ix - Little Boy Blue, come blow your horn, The sheep's in the meadow, the cow's in the corn.