Billy Button - English Children's Songs - England - Mama Lisa's World: Children's Songs and Rhymes from Around the World  - Intro Image

Thanks and Acknowledgements

This rhyme can be found in "The Balderdash Rhymes. A Collection of Quaint Pieces, Songs and Sayings" (London, 1850) by Tifkins Thudd (pseud.).

Image from "Peter Piper's Practical Principles of Plain & Perfect Pronunciation" (1911) by Lessing J. Rosenwald Collection (Library of Congress), Oliver Wendell Holmes Library Collection (Library of Congress).