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Its origins are obscure and several theories have been advanced to suggest original meanings. The character of Humpty Dumpty was popularised in the United States by actor George L. Fox (1825–77). As a character and literary allusion, he has appeared or been referred to in a large number of works of literature and ...

myths.e2bn.org/mythsandlegends/origins1-humpty-dumpty-and-the-fall-of-colchester.html

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 the Looking Glass', where Humpty Dumpty is shown as a round egg. However, it is a very old rhyme and goes back much earlier than this. Humpty Dumpty was a  ...

www.todayifoundout.com/index.php/2013/04/the-origin-of-humpty-dumpty

Apr 24, 2013 ... There is a supposed “lost” verse to the Humpty Dumpty rhyme that “proves” the Colchester theory, but it is likely that was written recently in order to help with the argument that Humpty Dumpty was a cannon. The man who presented the new verses would not tell anyone the title of the book in which he found ...

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Humpty DumptyOriginal Lyrics. First printed vesion: Humpty Dumpty sate [sic] on a wall, Humpti Dumpti [sic] had a great fall; Threescore men and threescore more, Cannot place Humpty dumpty as he was before.

www.quora.com/Is-there-a-deeper-meaning-behind-the-story-of-Humpty-Dumpty

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 oldest version of the rhyme, printed in 1810, is slightly different: Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall, Humpty Dumpty had a great fall, Threescore men and threescore ...

www.quora.com/Who-wrote-the-Humpty-Dumpty-nursery-rhyme

Humpty Dumpty and the Fall of Colchester - origins. 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 the Looking Glass', where Humpty Dumpty is shown as a round egg.

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Claim: Humpty Dumpty was an egg. It's False. Humpty Dumpty was the name of a cannon used by English Royalists in the English Civil War of 1642-1649. During the war, Royalists placed several cannons on walls surrounding the city of Colchester. In 1648, while under siege, an enemy's cannonball blew apart the wall ...

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Jul 7, 2012 ... http://www.rhymes.org.uk/humpty_dumpty.htm Discover the secret history and meaning behind the Humpty Dumpty nursery rhyme! Remember the lyrics and words of t...

knowledgenuts.com/2014/01/08/humpty-dumpty-was-a-cannon-not-an-egg

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 actually suggests that Humpty Dumpty was actually a cannon used by the Royalists during the English Civil War. During a vicious battle in 1648, the cannon fell from a ...