'There was a Little Boy went into a Barn'


Long-Eared Owl, 1902


'There Was a Little Boy Went into a Barn'

There was a little boy went into a barn,
And lay down on some hay;
An owl came out and flew about,
And the little boy ran away

From: 'The Nursery Rhyme Book', 
ed. by Andrew Lang 1897



from 'On the Tree Top', 1881
by Clara Doty Bates, 
illustrated by F.T. Merrill and Jessie Curtis

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