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The Resource Games and Songs of American Children, collected and compared by William Wells Newell ; with a new introduction and index by Carl Withers

Games and Songs of American Children, collected and compared by William Wells Newell ; with a new introduction and index by Carl Withers

Label
Games and Songs of American Children
Title
Games and Songs of American Children
Statement of responsibility
collected and compared by William Wells Newell ; with a new introduction and index by Carl Withers
Creator
Contributor
Author
Compiler
Writer of introduction
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
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1839-1907
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Newell, William Wells
Dewey number
793
Illustrations
  • plates
  • phonodisk
  • illustrations
Index
no index present
LC call number
GV1203
LC item number
.N53 1963
Literary form
non fiction
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Staff notation
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Withers, Carl
Series statement
Dover books
Series volume
T354
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  • Games with music
  • Children's songs
  • Games with music
  • Songs
Label
Games and Songs of American Children, collected and compared by William Wells Newell ; with a new introduction and index by Carl Withers
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-282) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • notated music
Content type code
  • txt
  • ntm
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Introductory.
  • The diffusion and origin of American game-rhymes
  • The ballad, the dance, and the game
  • May-games
  • The inventiveness of children
  • The conservatism of children
  • The widow with daughters to marry
  • Philander's march
  • Marriage
  • Love games.
  • Knights of Spain
  • Three kings
  • Here comes a Duke
  • Tread, tread the green grass
  • I will give you a paper of pins
  • There she stands, a lovely creature
  • Green grow the rushes, O!
  • Little Harry Hughes and the Duke's daughter
  • Barbara Allen
  • Histories.
  • Miss Jennia Jones
  • Down she comes, as white as milk
  • Little Sally Waters
  • Here sits the Queen of England
  • Green gravel
  • Uncle John
  • King Arthur was King William's son
  • Here I brew and here I bake
  • Draw a bucket of water
  • Threading the needle
  • Playing at work.
  • Virginia reel
  • Oats, pease, beans, and barley grows
  • Who'll be the binder?
  • As we go round the mulberry bush
  • Do, do, pity my case
  • When I was a shoemaker
  • Here we come gathering nuts of May
  • Old Grimes
  • The Baptist game
  • Trials, troubles, and tribulations
  • Happy is the miller
  • The miller of Gosport
  • Humor and satire.
  • Soldier, soldier, will you marry me?
  • Quaker courtship
  • Lazy mary
  • Whistle, daughter, whistle
  • There were three jolly Welshman
  • A Hallowe'en rhyme
  • The doctor's prescription
  • Flower oracles, etc.
  • Flower oracles
  • Use of flowers in games
  • Counting apple-seeds
  • Rose in the garden
  • There was a tree stood in the ground
  • Green!
  • Bird and beast.
  • My household
  • Frog-pond
  • Bloody Tom
  • Blue-birds and yellow-birds
  • Ducks fly
  • Sudden departure
  • Scorn
  • Human life.
  • King and Queen
  • Floow your leader
  • Truth
  • Initation
  • Judge and jury
  • Three jolly sailors
  • Marching to Quebec
  • My master sent me
  • Humpty Dumpty
  • Pease porridge hot
  • Rhymes for a race
  • Twine the garland
  • Hopping-dance
  • With pleasures of motion.
  • Ring around the Rosie
  • Go round and round the valley
  • The farmer in the dell
  • The game of rivers
  • Quaker, how is thee?
  • Darby jig
  • Right elbow in
  • Present and advise
  • Genteel lady
  • Beast, bird, or fish
  • Wheel of fortune
  • Catches
  • Intery mintery
  • Redeeming forfeits
  • Old Mother Tipsy-toe
  • Who stole the Cardinal's hat?
  • Mirth and jest.
  • Club fist
  • Robin's alive
  • Laughter games
  • Bachelor's kitchen
  • The church and the steeple
  • What color?
  • Beetle and wedge
  • My Lady Queen Anne
  • The wandering dollar
  • Thimble in sight
  • Guessing games.
  • Odd or even
  • Hul gul
  • How many fingers?
  • Right or left
  • Under which fingers?
  • Comes, it comes
  • Hold fast my gold ring
  • Blind-man's buff
  • Witch in the jar
  • Prisoner's base
  • Defence of the castle
  • Lil Lil
  • Charley Barley
  • Milking-pails
  • Stealing grapes
  • Stealing sticks
  • Hunt the squirrel
  • Games of chase.
  • How many miles to Babylon?
  • Hawk and chickens
  • Tag
  • Den
  • I spy
  • Sheep and wolf
  • Blank and ladder
  • Housekeeping
  • A march
  • Rhymes for tickling
  • Certain games of very little girls.
  • Sail the ship
  • Three around
  • Iron gates
  • Charley over the water
  • Frog in the sea
  • Defiance
  • My Lady's wardrobe
  • Wicket
  • Hockey
  • Roll-ball
  • Hat-ball
  • Corner-ball
  • Base-ball
  • Marbles
  • Cat
  • Cherry-pits
  • Buttons
  • Ball, and similar sports.
  • Hop-scotch
  • Duck on a rock
  • Mumblety-peg
  • Five-stones
  • The "times" of sports
  • Camping the ball
  • Hand-ball
  • Stool-ball
  • Call-ball
  • Haley-over
  • School-ball
  • Rhymes for counting out.
  • Counting rhymes
  • Dixie's land
  • Ghost in the cellar
  • The enchanted princess
  • The sleeping beauty
  • Mythology.
  • London Bridge
  • Open the gates
  • Weighing
  • Colors
  • Old witch
  • The Ogree's coop
  • Tom Tidler's ground
  • Sailing at high tide
  • Green grows the willow-tree
  • Marriage
  • The needle's eye
  • Green gravel
  • Under the lily-white daisies
  • Miss Jenny Jones
  • My pretty pink
  • Quebec Town
  • King William was King George's son
  • Aftermath.
  • Have you any bread and wine?
  • Jamestown, Virginia
  • Red lion
  • Violet fights
  • Poppy-shows
  • Rhyme for jumping rope
  • London Bridge
  • The old woman from Barbary
  • The rich widow
  • Pussy wants a corner
  • Tread the green grass
  • Birds
  • Black spider
  • Old witch
  • Walking on the green grass
  • Walking on the levy
  • Swine-herders
  • Three kings
  • Knots of May
  • Jail-keys
  • Appendix.
  • Collections oc hildren's games
  • Comparisons and references
Control code
ocm00603517
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxvii, 289 pages
Isbn
9780486203546
Lccn
63003347
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, music
Specific material designation
unspecified
System control number
(OCoLC)00603517
Label
Games and Songs of American Children, collected and compared by William Wells Newell ; with a new introduction and index by Carl Withers
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 267-282) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
  • text
  • notated music
Content type code
  • txt
  • ntm
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Introductory.
  • The diffusion and origin of American game-rhymes
  • The ballad, the dance, and the game
  • May-games
  • The inventiveness of children
  • The conservatism of children
  • The widow with daughters to marry
  • Philander's march
  • Marriage
  • Love games.
  • Knights of Spain
  • Three kings
  • Here comes a Duke
  • Tread, tread the green grass
  • I will give you a paper of pins
  • There she stands, a lovely creature
  • Green grow the rushes, O!
  • Little Harry Hughes and the Duke's daughter
  • Barbara Allen
  • Histories.
  • Miss Jennia Jones
  • Down she comes, as white as milk
  • Little Sally Waters
  • Here sits the Queen of England
  • Green gravel
  • Uncle John
  • King Arthur was King William's son
  • Here I brew and here I bake
  • Draw a bucket of water
  • Threading the needle
  • Playing at work.
  • Virginia reel
  • Oats, pease, beans, and barley grows
  • Who'll be the binder?
  • As we go round the mulberry bush
  • Do, do, pity my case
  • When I was a shoemaker
  • Here we come gathering nuts of May
  • Old Grimes
  • The Baptist game
  • Trials, troubles, and tribulations
  • Happy is the miller
  • The miller of Gosport
  • Humor and satire.
  • Soldier, soldier, will you marry me?
  • Quaker courtship
  • Lazy mary
  • Whistle, daughter, whistle
  • There were three jolly Welshman
  • A Hallowe'en rhyme
  • The doctor's prescription
  • Flower oracles, etc.
  • Flower oracles
  • Use of flowers in games
  • Counting apple-seeds
  • Rose in the garden
  • There was a tree stood in the ground
  • Green!
  • Bird and beast.
  • My household
  • Frog-pond
  • Bloody Tom
  • Blue-birds and yellow-birds
  • Ducks fly
  • Sudden departure
  • Scorn
  • Human life.
  • King and Queen
  • Floow your leader
  • Truth
  • Initation
  • Judge and jury
  • Three jolly sailors
  • Marching to Quebec
  • My master sent me
  • Humpty Dumpty
  • Pease porridge hot
  • Rhymes for a race
  • Twine the garland
  • Hopping-dance
  • With pleasures of motion.
  • Ring around the Rosie
  • Go round and round the valley
  • The farmer in the dell
  • The game of rivers
  • Quaker, how is thee?
  • Darby jig
  • Right elbow in
  • Present and advise
  • Genteel lady
  • Beast, bird, or fish
  • Wheel of fortune
  • Catches
  • Intery mintery
  • Redeeming forfeits
  • Old Mother Tipsy-toe
  • Who stole the Cardinal's hat?
  • Mirth and jest.
  • Club fist
  • Robin's alive
  • Laughter games
  • Bachelor's kitchen
  • The church and the steeple
  • What color?
  • Beetle and wedge
  • My Lady Queen Anne
  • The wandering dollar
  • Thimble in sight
  • Guessing games.
  • Odd or even
  • Hul gul
  • How many fingers?
  • Right or left
  • Under which fingers?
  • Comes, it comes
  • Hold fast my gold ring
  • Blind-man's buff
  • Witch in the jar
  • Prisoner's base
  • Defence of the castle
  • Lil Lil
  • Charley Barley
  • Milking-pails
  • Stealing grapes
  • Stealing sticks
  • Hunt the squirrel
  • Games of chase.
  • How many miles to Babylon?
  • Hawk and chickens
  • Tag
  • Den
  • I spy
  • Sheep and wolf
  • Blank and ladder
  • Housekeeping
  • A march
  • Rhymes for tickling
  • Certain games of very little girls.
  • Sail the ship
  • Three around
  • Iron gates
  • Charley over the water
  • Frog in the sea
  • Defiance
  • My Lady's wardrobe
  • Wicket
  • Hockey
  • Roll-ball
  • Hat-ball
  • Corner-ball
  • Base-ball
  • Marbles
  • Cat
  • Cherry-pits
  • Buttons
  • Ball, and similar sports.
  • Hop-scotch
  • Duck on a rock
  • Mumblety-peg
  • Five-stones
  • The "times" of sports
  • Camping the ball
  • Hand-ball
  • Stool-ball
  • Call-ball
  • Haley-over
  • School-ball
  • Rhymes for counting out.
  • Counting rhymes
  • Dixie's land
  • Ghost in the cellar
  • The enchanted princess
  • The sleeping beauty
  • Mythology.
  • London Bridge
  • Open the gates
  • Weighing
  • Colors
  • Old witch
  • The Ogree's coop
  • Tom Tidler's ground
  • Sailing at high tide
  • Green grows the willow-tree
  • Marriage
  • The needle's eye
  • Green gravel
  • Under the lily-white daisies
  • Miss Jenny Jones
  • My pretty pink
  • Quebec Town
  • King William was King George's son
  • Aftermath.
  • Have you any bread and wine?
  • Jamestown, Virginia
  • Red lion
  • Violet fights
  • Poppy-shows
  • Rhyme for jumping rope
  • London Bridge
  • The old woman from Barbary
  • The rich widow
  • Pussy wants a corner
  • Tread the green grass
  • Birds
  • Black spider
  • Old witch
  • Walking on the green grass
  • Walking on the levy
  • Swine-herders
  • Three kings
  • Knots of May
  • Jail-keys
  • Appendix.
  • Collections oc hildren's games
  • Comparisons and references
Control code
ocm00603517
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
xxvii, 289 pages
Isbn
9780486203546
Lccn
63003347
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
n
Other physical details
illustrations, music
Specific material designation
unspecified
System control number
(OCoLC)00603517

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