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|It's just vile, right? I mean, seriously. WTF?|
Apparently even way back in 1924 the Brits who published this book realized some of the content might be a little... edgy. From the very last paragraph of L. Edna Walter's introduction:
If one or two of the rhymes strike a modern ear as
being somewhat crude, it must be remembered that they
are old, and it was felt that they ought not to be omitted
from so comprehensive an edition.