Nursery Rhymes

And

Country Songs

Both Tunes and Words from Tradition

By

Miss M H Mason

 

New (Second) Edition published in 1908

(First published in 1877)

by Metzler and Co, London

 

Index

 

Front Cover

 

Title page

 

Dedication / Preface to New Edition

 

Preface

 

Index (First Lines) 1

 

Index (First Lines) 2 

 

Page

Pat-a-cake

3

Robertin Tush

4

Dickery, Dickery, Dock

4

Goosey, Goosey, Gander

5

Little Market Woman, The

6

King Arthur's Servants

7

Frog's Wooing, The (First Tune)

8

Frog's Wooing, The (Second Tune)

9

Old King Cole

10

See-Saw

11

Looby Light

12

Nancy Dawson

13

There was a little Dog, Sitting by the Fireside

14

Hush-a-bye, Baby, Pussy's a Lady

15

Wing Wang Waddle, O!

16

Goose and the Gander, The

16

Little Bo-Peep

17

I had a little Moppet

18

There was an Old Woman tossed up in an Basket

19

Whose little Pigs are these?

20

Have you seen my Love?

21

Rosy Apple

21

Babes in the Wood, The

22

Paradox, A (First Version)

23

Paradox, A (Second Version)

24

There was a Pig went out to dig

25

Tree in the Valley, The

26

Madam, I present you with six Rows of Pins

27

I love a Sixpence

28

Jacket and the Petticoat, The

29

Baker's Wife, The

30

There was a Lady in the West

31

Johnny Pringle

32

There was an A'd Man cam' over the Lea

33

Green grow the leaves upon the Hawthorn Tree

34

As I was a-going Tweedside

36

Dance to thy Minnie

37

Dance to Your Daddie

38

When I had a Saxpence under my Thumb

38

There was a Haggis in Dunbar

39

The Monyplies

40

Robin's Last Will, The

41

When I was a Maiden

42

Silly Old Man, The

43

Spencer the Rover

44

Spider, The

45

Giles Colin

46

Little Sir William

46

Cutty Wren, The

47

Carrier Pigeon, The

48

Old Horse, The:  Part 1Part 2

49

Sweet Country Life, A

51

'Tis of a Noble Lord

52

Privateer, The: Part 1Part 2

53

Rosebuds in June, The

55

'Tis of a Young Damsel

56

In Thorney Woods:  Part 1Part 2

57

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