Gammer Gurton's Garland
Title: “There was an Old Woman Who Lived in a Shoe”
Medium: nursery rhyme
Publication date: 1794Publisher: R. Christopher
Roud Folk Song Index Number: 19132
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|[had so many children...]||R. Christopher||26|
|[1st app: Gammer Gurton's Garland (1794)]||R. Christopher||6|
Gammer Gurton's Garland is also known as: Gammer Gurton's garland, or, The nursery Parnassus : a choice collection of pretty songs and verses for the amusement of all little good children who can neither read nor run.
The earliest known printed version of this nursery rhyme appeared in Joseph Ritson's Gammer Gurton's Garland in 1794.