There are also various theories of an original "Humpty Dumpty". ... an anonymous series of articles on the origin of nursery rhymes and ...
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 ...
Kelly Carter is, of course, correct. The nursery rhyme never mentions an egg. The reason? The rhyme was actually a riddle*, and the answer was "an egg".
“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 ...
Humpty Dumpty as described in Alice through the looking glass. Humpty Dumpty ... This had led to many ideas as to who, or what, the Humpty Dumpty in the nursery rhyme really was. ... Are there any other explanations for the rhyme's origin?
Jan 8, 2014 ... On June 15, 1648, the cannon referred to as “Humpty Dumpty” was positioned on the ... The Secret History of Nursery Rhymes, Linda Alchin
Aug 8, 2013 ... Everyone agrees that Humpty Dumpty is an egg. ... On its face, there's no reason for the rhyme to be about an egg or egg-man. ... here), as being the final resting place of the Mother Goose, but that's not rooted in anything close to verifiable history. ... Related: A collection of Mother Goose nursery rhymes.
Jun 8, 2017 ... But the words 'Humpty-Dumpty' mean one thing and one thing alone to most readers: an egg in the famous nursery rhyme which begins, ...