Notes

Here's the version from The Little Mother Goose (1912), illustrated by Jessie Willcox Smith:

Here stands a post,-
Who put it there?
A better man than you:
Touch it if you dare?

Thanks and Acknowledgements

This rhyme can be found in Harry's Ladder to Learning (1850).

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