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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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Teaching Children to Read

Paul Klapper - Reading (Elementary) - 1914 - 212 pages
...repetitions of, 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, etc. A kid, a kid. These lines are repeated frequently. By competitive devices, dramatizations and...
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A Study of Fairy Tales

Laura Fry Kready - Fairy tales - 1916 - 313 pages
...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. The remarkable similarity to The Old Woman and Her Pig l at once proclaims the origin of that tale also....
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The Young and Field Literary Readers: A primer and first reader

Mrs. Ella Flagg Young, Walter Taylor Field - Readers - 1916
...my father bought For two pieces of money: A kid, a kid. 86 Then came the fire, and 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. 87 Then came the water, and quenched the fire, That burned the stick, That beat the dog, That bit the...
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The Dial, Volume 60

Francis Fisher Browne, Waldo Ralph Browne, Scofield Thayer - 1916
...follows : " 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! " And so on, for ten stanzas, with an interpretation based on the Chaldee or the Hebrew version, reviewing...
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The Boyd Smith Mother Goose

Children's poetry - 1919 - 223 pages
...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 the dog, That bit the cat, That...father bought For two pieces of money : A kid, a kid. Then came the butcher and slew the ox, That drank the water, That quenched the fire, That burned the...
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Children's Literature: A Textbook of Sources for Teachers and ..., Part 1923

Charles Madison Curry, Erle Elsworth Clippinger - Children - 1921 - 693 pages
...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...father bought For two pieces of money: A kid, a kid." There is an elaborate interpretation of the symbolism of this hymn, going back at least as far as 1731,...
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The Teaching of Reading: A Text-book of Principles and Methods

Harry Grove Wheat - Reading - 1923 - 346 pages
...in the house that Jack built, etc. A kid, a kid, my father bought For two pieces of money. Then came the cat That ate the kid That my father bought For two pieces of money. Then came the dog That bit the cat That ate the kid That my father bought For two pieces of money,...
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The Educator-journal, Volume 7

Education - 1906
...two, three, Out goes he." "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." The jingle and nonsense of the above, together with the repetition of the commas appeal to the child's...
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Allusions in Ulysses: An Annotated List

Weldon Thornton - Literary Criticism - 1982 - 554 pages
...the slaughterer that killed the ox that drank the water that quenched the fire that burned the stick that beat the dog that bit the cat that ate the kid which my father bought for two zuzim. One only kid, one only kid." Bloom's statement "Justice it means...
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Musical Allusions in the Works of James Joyce: Early Poetry through Ulysses

Zack R. Bowen - Literary Criticism - 1974 - 372 pages
...the kid that father bought for two zuzim. One kid, one kid. And the fire came and burned the stick that beat the dog that bit the cat that ate the kid that father bought for two zuzim. One kid, one kid. And the water came and quenched the fire that burned...
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