This is usually recited like a nursery rhyme.

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Notes

According to The Oxford Dictionary of Nursery Rhymes, The House That Jack Built was first seen in print in 1755 in Nurse Truelove's New-Year's-Gift (J. Newbury).

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The pictures above are from One of R. Caldecott's Picture Books which is available for free at Project Gutenberg.

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Recited by Ruth Golding for Librivox.

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