I do not believe there is anything in the content of Mother Goose to win the child.
And now tell me, Mother Goose, what is the reason you sent for me to-day?
As Mother Goose might say, if the list had been longer, the case still wouldn't have been stronger.
Now, I'll sing a song and then help Mother Goose with the supper.
For instance, once there was what amounted to five minutes of Mother Goose jingles.
“The smoke from your burning bungalow,” went on Mother Goose.
They were fairy extravaganzas, based on Mother Goose stories or fairy tales.
So he went on up the hill to get a pail of water for Mother Goose.
Mother Goose long ago established her throne as Queen of the Nursery.
“Just as the Mother Goose books says,” spoke the bunny uncle.
probably a translation of mid-17c. French contes de ma mère l'oye, which meant "fairy tales." The phrase appeared on the frontispiece of Charles Perrault's 1697 collection of eight fairy tales ("Contes du Temps Passé"), which was translated in English 1729 as "Mother Goose's Tales", and a very popular collection of traditional nursery rhymes published by John Newbery c.1765 was called "Mother Goose's Melody." Her own biographical story is no earlier than 1806.