Peter, Peter, Pumpkin Eater | Lyrics and Sheet Music

November 30, 2008

Lyrics
Peter, Peter, pumpkin eater,
Had a wife and couldn’t keep her;
He put her in a pumpkin shell
& there he kept her very well.

The Little Mother Goose (1912) published this version of the rhyme:

Peter, Peter, pumpkin-eater;
Had a wife, and couldn’t keep her;
He put her in a pumpkin shell,
And there he kept her very well.

Peter, Peter, pumpkin-eater;
Had another and didn’t love her;
Peter learned to read and spell,
And then he loved her very well.

Sheet Music

Peter, Peter, Pumpkin Eater is available in a collection from SheetMusicPlus.com

The Fantastic Big Book of Children’s Songs
Piano/Vocal/Chords Songbook (Arrangements for piano and voice with guitar chords). 240 pages. Published by Hal Leonard. (311062)

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I Just Can’t Wait To Be King
Can You Feel The Love Tonight
The Addams Family Theme
Animal Crackers In My Soup
Colors Of The Wind
Someday
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Michael Finnegan
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Zero To Hero
Go The Distance
A Arkyrky
Two Worlds
You’ll Be In My Heart
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My Funny Friend And Me
And The Green Grass Grows All Around
Baa Baa Black Sheep
Welcome To The Blue House
The Bear Cha-Cha-Cha
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Bob The Builder ‘Intro Theme Song’
Everyone Knows He’s Winnie The Pooh (Book Of Pooh Opening Theme)
Out Of The Box Theme
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Thomas Theme
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The Blue Tail Fly (Jimmy Crack Corn)
Candle On The Water
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Kiss The Girl
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The Lonely Goatherd
The March Of The Siamese Children
Monster Mash
Never Smile At A Crocodile
Old Dan Tucker
Peter, Peter, Pumpkin Eater
Rock-A-Bye, Baby
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Git Along, Little Dogies
Billy Barlow
I Wish I Was A Mole
My Man Stanley (Theme Song)
Down On Grandpa’s Farm
The Barney Bashful Bullfrog
Broomstick Buckaroo
Little Peter Punkin Eater
An Oodely-Doodely Day
The Great Big Book Of Everything
Hold On To The Good Things
Do Lord
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He’s Got The Whole World In His Hands
Hey, Ho! Nobody Home
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Video
Check out this sing-along video of Peter Peter Pumpkin Eater.

Peter Peter Pumpkin Eater Video on YouTube.com

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