Traditional (words and music) -- 1810
Humpty Dumpty is a character in an English language nursery rhyme, probably originally a riddle and one of the best known in the English-speaking world.[
Origins. An illustration from Walter Crane's, Mother Goose's Nursery Rhymes
(1877), showing Humpty Dumpty as a boy About this ...
Apr 24, 2013 ... As you seem to have noticed, in the “Humpty Dumpty” nursery rhyme, nowhere
does it say that Humpty is an egg, yet he is often presented as ...
Nobody knows exactly who or what Humpty Dumpty was. The rhyme was first
printed in 1810 and became famous through Lewis Caroll's book, 'Alice Through
I have a large collection of Humpty Dumpty
cookie jars that I usually put out around Easter time, for what I thought was an obvious reason. Apparently not everyone thinks the same way as I do and one dinner guest asked why I use Humpty Dumpty
So I've been ... More »
I know some fairy tales have interesting histories, such and "ring around the rosie
" coming from the plague. Humpty Dumpty appears to be a metaphor the ...
Jan 8, 2014 ... You might think that the main character of the classic children's nursery rhyme “
Humpty Dumpty” is an egg. However, historical evidence ...
The nursery rhyme “Humpty Dumpty” isn't about an egg nor a person, it is about
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Oct 11, 2008 ... Making up fairy stories about Humpty Humpty Dumpty was NOT a Civil War ... In
fact, the rhyme doesn't even have such a specific historical basis.
“The Real Meaning of Humpty Dumpty”. Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall. Humpty
Dumpty had a great fall. All the king's horses and all the king's men. Couldn't put