Quotation by Oliver Herford

Children, behold the Chimpanzee:
He sits on the ancestral tree
From which we sprang in ages gone.
Oliver Herford (1863–1935), poet. The Chimpanzee (l. 1–3). . .

Nonsense Anthology, A. Carolyn Wells, comp. (1930) Charles Scribner's Sons (paperback edition of 1958 published by Dover Publications).
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