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Humpty Dumpty sat on a wall; Humpty Dumpty had a great fall. All the King's horses and all the King's men Couldn't put Humpty Dumpty in his place again.
- by Anonymous / Unidentified Author, Mother Goose [author's text not yet checked against a primary source]
Musical settings (art songs, Lieder, mélodies, (etc.), choral pieces, and other vocal works set to this text), listed by composer (not necessarily exhaustive)
- by Gary Bachlund (b. 1947), "Humpty Dumpty", 1991, published 1996 [high voice or medium voice and piano], from "Alice" Songs, no. 7 [ sung text checked 1 time]
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- FRE French (Français) (Guy Laffaille) , "Humpty Dumpty", copyright © 2016, (re)printed on this website with kind permission
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This text was added to the website: 2007-05-08
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Humpty Dumpty était assis sur un mur ; Humpty Dumpty fit une grosse chute. Tous les chevaux du roi, tous les hommes du roi Ne purent remettre Humpty Dumpty à sa place.
- Translation from English to French (Français) copyright © 2016 by Guy Laffaille, (re)printed on this website with kind permission. To reprint and distribute this author's work for concert programs, CD booklets, etc., you may ask the copyright-holder(s) directly or ask us; we are authorized to grant permission on their behalf. Please provide the translator's name when contacting us.
This text was added to the website: 2016-12-27
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