Nursery Rhymes


Subject:
mother goose , political ballads , folklore , English literature , children's literature

Description:
This IPL pathfinder covers one of England's most enduring forms of oral culture: the nursery rhyme. Although we often take these funny little ditties for granted, some of them have been around since the 16th, 17th, and 18th centuries, and were originally composed for adult entertainment. Both print and Internet sources are provided.

Creator:
Chuan, Chen Yen

Source:
http://www.ipl.org/div/pf/entry/48512


PID= res:ipl-48512