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Child's Song.

Kate Greenaway 1846 – 1901



The King and the Queen were riding
Upon a Summer's day,
And a Blackbird flew above them,
To hear what they did say.
 
The King said he liked apples,
The Queen said she liked pears.
And what shall we do to the Blackbird
Who listens unawares.
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Submitted on August 03, 2020

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Kate Greenaway

Kate Greenaway Catherine Greenaway was a childrens book illustrator and writer Her first book Under The Window 1879 a collection of simple perfectly idyllic verses concerning children who endlessly gathered posies untouched by the Industrial Revolution was a best-seller more…

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