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" 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? "
Journeys Through Bookland - Page 20
by Charles H. Sylvester - 1922
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Christmas with Grandma Elsie

Martha Finley - Christian life - 1886 - 317 pages
..."beginning to help. " ' Four and twenty blackbirds baked in a pie,' " remarked Mr. Lilburn gravely. " ' When the pie was opened the birds began to sing, Wasn't that a dainty dish to set before a king?' " Did you not ? " she returned with a smile. " Life is full of surprises." " And grandpa and...
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The American Magazine, Volume 25

1888
...novel, we are indebted for the rhymes : " Sing a Bong of sixpence ! Sing it to the sky! Four-and-twenty blackbirds baked in a pie; When the pie was opened, The birds began to sing, Wasn't this a pretty sight to set before the King." Pies of live birds and frogs having become matters of...
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The American Journal of Psychology, Volume 12

Karl M. Dallenbach, Madison Bentley, Edwin Garrigues Boring, Margaret Floy Washburn - Psychology - 1901
...first and third lines are a syllable short for the common meter pattern. Sing a song o' six pence, A pocket full of rye ; Four and twenty blackbirds, Baked in a pie. If the last syllable in these lines is unstressed, the stanza pattern becomes one of four 3-stress...
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The Heart of Oak Books, Volume 1

Charles Eliot Norton, Kate Stephens - Literature - 1893
...to get a rabbit skin To wrap the baby Bunting in. A SONG OF SIXPENCE. Sing a song of sixpence, A bag full of rye; Four and twenty blackbirds Baked in a pie. When the pie was open'd, The birds began to sing ; Was not that a dainty dish To set before the king ? The king was...
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Verse and Prose for Beginners in Reading: Selected from English and American ...

Children - 1893 - 98 pages
...song of sixpence, A pocket full of rye; When the pie was opened, The birds began to sing ; Was not that a dainty dish To set before the king? The king was in the parlor, Counting out his money; The queen was in the kitchen, Eating bread and honey; The niaid...
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Recreation, Volume 7

Sports - 1897
...don't know about that; the biggest bores on earth are the people who brag about how often they bathe." Sing a song of sixpence — A pocket full of rye; Four and twenty blackbirds Baked in a pie. Do the women eat it? Yes — but what of that? All they object to — is Blackbirds on a hat. " Bridget...
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Reminiscences of Charles Durand of Toronto, Barrister

Charles Durand - Canada - 1897 - 663 pages
...food. They, with the pigeons, make "a very palatable baked pie. We remember the little child's song: " Sing a song of sixpence, A pocket full of rye ; Four and twenty blackbirds Baked in a pie." CHAPTER VII Marshall Spring Bidwell — His illegal banishment, from Canada in 183" — The meanness...
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The Nursery Rhyme Book

Andrew Lang - Animals - 1897 - 288 pages
...it made her heart bleed, For they'd left all their tails behind 'em. SING a song of sixpence, A bag full of rye ; Four and twenty blackbirds Baked in a pie ; When the pie was open'd, The birds began to sing ; Was not that a dainty dish, To set before the king ? The king was...
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Choice Literature: Book One : for Primary Grades, Book 1

Readers (Primary) - 1898 - 144 pages
...but it made her heart bleed, For they'd left their tails behind them. Sing a song of sixpence, A bag full of rye ; Four and twenty blackbirds Baked in...; When the pie was opened, The birds began to sing ; — Was not that a dainty dish To set before the king ? The king was in his countinghouse, Counting...
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The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 148

1908
...how the blackbirds sang for the king, whose feast they were to be: "Sing a song of sixpence, a bag full of rye, Four and twenty blackbirds baked in a...pie. When the pie was opened the birds began to sing, And wasn't this a dainty dish to set before the king!" * * * An easy way to deal with the difficulties...
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