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This nursery rhyme has more subtle variants than just about any other, making the task of divining or analysing the meaning of its specific details, such as the colour of the horse or the identity of the female rider, even more fraught with peril and error. Another possible inspiration is the far older Lady Godiva, who was a lady, and certainly had a reputation for riding horses.

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The author of this article, Dr Oliver Tearle, is a literary critic and lecturer in English at Loughborough University. Image: via Wikimedia Commons.


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Someone once told me that Ride a cock horse had something to do with the Eleanor Crosses, erected by Edward I in memory of his wife, Eleanor. Fascinating nursery rhyme stories, as always. Thanks, Lynn!

This is what I love about these English nursery rhymes: even when the interpretations are flawed in some way, they are a good way of introducing people especially younger readers, who may not have encountered the history before to historical figures and events. I was just bewitched by the idea of the Eleanor crosses I think.

Probably the old Goth in me coming out but it strikes me as a romantic gesture :. And yes, love the rabbit warrens these stories take us down — even if the stories are untrue or impossible to substantiate. Is there a steep hill in Banbury? Enter your email address to subscribe to this blog and receive notifications of new posts by email.

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