Ring a Ring O'Roses

Ring a Ring O'Roses

The Origins and Meanings of Old Rhymes

Hardback192pp Illustrated175x110mm

9781782439882     Product Code: 508748


From the simple explanation of ‘Jack be nimble, Jack be quick’ to the impenetrable nonsense of ‘Hey diddle diddle, the cat and the fiddle’, Diana Ferguson presents familiar nursery rhymes, discusses their origins and interpretation and reveals the often multiple identities of characters such as Little Tommy Tucker and Lucy Locket.

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