First published in 1939 and by Pan in 1947. It was reprinted twice in 1950, and this copy was printed in 1951.
This copy made and printed in Paris, France.
Ten little nigger boys went out to dine:
One choken his little self and then there were nine.
Nine little nigger boys sat up very late:
One overslept himself and then there were eight.
Eight little nigger boys travelling in Devon:
One said he'd stay there and then there were seven.
Seven little nigger boys chopping up sticks:
One chopped himself in halves and then there were six...