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" Then came the Holy One, blessed be He ! And killed the Angel of Death, That killed the butcher, That slew the ox, That drank the water, That quenched the fire, That burned the staff, That beat the dog, That bit the cat, That ate the kid That my father... "
Early English Poetry, Ballads, and Popular Literature of the Middle Ages - Page 5
by Percy Society - 1841
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Comparative Studies in Nursery Rhymes

Lina Eckenstein - Literature, Comparative - 1906 - 231 pages
...of The Old Woman and Her Pig. This chant is told in the first person. It begins : — A kid, a kid my father bought For two pieces of money, A kid, a kid. Then came the cat and ate the kid, That my father bought, For two pieces of money. A kid, a kid. (1842,...
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Fingerposts to Children's Reading

Walter Taylor Field - Books and reading - 1907 - 267 pages
...death That killed the butcher That slew the ox That drank the water That quenched the fire That burned the staff That beat the dog That bit the cat That...bought For two pieces of money, — A kid, a kid." To the Jews of the Middle Ages this quaint old verse had a religious symbolism. It was called the Haggadah,...
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Fingerposts to Children's Reading

Walter Taylor Field - Books and reading - 1907 - 362 pages
...Chaldee and also in the Hebrew. This verse proceeded step by step from the phrase : " A kid, a kid, my father bought For two pieces of money, — A kid, a kid," Then appears a cat and eats the kid ; following this, a dog that bites the cat ; then a staff which...
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The Union Haggadah

Haggadah - 1908 - 99 pages
...allegory. (Geo. A. Kohut, Some Passover Rhymes and their Parallels. NY 1903.) Then came the fire and burned the staff; That beat the dog; That bit the cat; That...kid; That my father bought For two pieces of money. Then came the water and quenched the fire; That burned the staff; That beat the dog; That bit the cat;...
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קול רנה

Lewis Montefiore Isaacs, Mathilde S. Schechter - Hymns, Hebrew - 1910 - 61 pages
...Two zuzim father bought it for, one only kid, one only kid. Then came the fire and burnt the stick that beat the dog that bit the cat that ate the kid, — Chorus. — Two zuzim father bought it for, one only kid, one only kid. Then came the water and...
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The Horace Mann Readers: Primer - 8th Reader, Book 1

Walter Lowrie Hervey, Melvin Hix - Readers - 1911
...the butcher, and killed the ox, That drank the water. That put out the fire, That burned the stick, That beat the dog, That bit the cat, That ate the...father bought For two pieces of money : a kid, a kid. Once a cat ate a kid. The dog bit the cat. The stick beat the dog. The fire burned the stick. The water...
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Primer

Walter Lowrie Hervey, Melvin Hix - Readers (Primary) - 1911 - 122 pages
...a kid, a kid. Then came the ox, and drank the water, That put out the fire, That burned the stick, That beat the dog, That bit the cat, That ate the...kid, That my father bought For two pieces of money: eat beat it bit a kid, a kid. bounce bought drank thank Then came the butcher, and killed the ox, That...
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Spoken English: A Method of Improving Speech and Reading by Studying Voice ...

Samuel Silas Curry - Elocution - 1913 - 320 pages
...bought For two pieces of money: A kid, a kid. Then came the water, and quenched the fire, That burned the staff, That beat the dog, That bit the cat, That...father bought For two pieces of money: A kid, a kid. • Then came the ox, and drank the water, That quenched the fire, That burned the staff, That beat...
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Spoken English: A Method of Improving Speech and Reading by Studying Voice ...

Samuel Silas Curry - Elocution - 1913 - 320 pages
...of money: A kid, a kid. Then came the ox, and drank the water, That quenched the fire, That burned the staff, That beat the dog, That bit the cat, That...kid, That my father bought For two pieces of money: Then came the butcher, and slew the ox, That drank the water, That quenched the fire, That burned the...
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The German classics of the nineteenth and twentieth centuries: masterpieces ...

Isidore Singer - English literature - 1914
...quenched the fire, which burnt the stick, which beat the dog, who bit the cat, that ate the kid, which my father bought for two pieces of money. A kid! A kid! * This prototype of " The House that Jack Built " is presumed to be a hymn in Seder Hagadah, fol. 23....
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