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Thread #17061   Message #869337
Posted By: pavane
18-Jan-03 - 03:01 AM
Thread Name: DTStudy: The Basket of Eggs
Subject: RE: DTStudy: The Basket Of Eggs
Another one from the Bodley collection (printed between 1736 and 1763)

The one above is the goose variant, this one has the basket of eggs, so they both date back to the 1700's.

Bite upon bite: or, The miser outwitted by the country lass

(I had to look again when I saw Sucking pig with an old 'long' S!)