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" Brothers, sisters, husbands, wives Followed the Piper for their lives. From street to street he piped advancing. And step for step they followed dancing, Until they came to the river Weser Wherein all plunged and perished Save one who, stout as... "
A Little Book of Light Verse - Page 102
by Anthony Charles Deane - 1902 - 193 pages
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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song: Selected from English and American ...

Charlotte Fiske Bates Rogé - 1832 - 882 pages
...carry (As he the manuscript he cherished) To rat-land home his commentary, Which was: " At the tirst shrill notes of the pipe, I heard a sound as of scraping...Into a cider-press's gripe And a moving away of pickle-tubboanls, And a leaving ajar of conserve-cupboards. And a drawing the corks of train-oilflasks....
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The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science, and Art, Volume 1

1865
...came to the river Weser Wherein all plunged and perished ! Save one who, stout as Julius Ccesar, Swam across and lived to carry (As he, the manuscript...Into a cider-press's gripe : And a moving away of pickle-tub boards, And a leaving ajar of conserve-cupboards, And a drawing the corks of train-oil flasks,...
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The Christian remembrancer; or, The Churchman's Biblical, ecclesiastical ...

1846
...to the river Weser, Wherein all plunged and perished z 2 Save one, who stout as Julius Caesar, Swam across and lived to carry ( As he the manuscript...away of pickletub-boards, ' And a leaving ajar of conserve-cupboards, ' And a drawing the corks of train-oil flasks, ' And a breaking the hoops of butter-casks;...
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Poems: A blot in the 'scutcheon

Robert Browning - 1850
...came to the river Weser Wherein all plunged and perished Save one who, stout as Julius Csesar, Swam across and lived to carry (As he the manuscript...away of pickle-tub-boards, " And a leaving ajar of conserve-cupboards, " And a drawing the corks of train-oil-flasks, " And a breaking the hoops of butter-casks...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight, Volume 2

Half hours - 1856
...came to the River Weser Wherein all plunged and perished Save one, who, stout as Julius Ctesar, Swam across and lived to carry (As he the manuscript...Into a cider-press's gripe : " And a moving away of picklc-tub-boards, " And a leaving ajar of conserve cupboards, " And a drawing the corks of train-oil-flasks,...
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Poetry for School and Home: From the Best Authors

Thomas Shorter - 1861 - 212 pages
...came to the river Weser Wherein all plunged and perished Save one who, stout as Julius Cassar, Swam across, and lived to carry (As he the manuscript...scraping tripe, And putting apples, wondrous ripe, Into a cider -press's gripe : And a moving away of pickle-tub-boards, And a leaving ajar of conserve cupboards,...
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A First Class Reader: Consisting of Extracts, in Prose and Verse, with ...

George Stillman Hillard - 1861 - 552 pages
...they came to the River 'Weser, Wherein all plunged and perished Save one, who, stout as Julius Caesar, Swam across, and lived to carry (As he the manuscript he cherished) To Bat-land home his commentary, Which was, " At the first shrill notes of the pipe, I heard a sound as...
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The Children's Garland: From the Best Poets

Coventry Patmore - 1862 - 344 pages
...they came to the river Weser Wherein all plunged and perished, Save one, who stout as Julius Caesar, Swam across, and lived to carry (As he the manuscript...scraping tripe, And putting apples wondrous ripe Into a cider press's gripe ; And a moving away of pickle-tub boards, And a leaving ajar of conserve cupboards,...
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A manual of English literature and of the history of the English language ...

George Lillie Craik - 1862 - 536 pages
...came to the river Weser, Wherein all plunged and perished Save one, who, stout as Julius Cajsar, Swam across and lived to carry (As he the manuscript he cherished) To Bat-land home his commentary, Which was, " At the first shrill notes of the pipe, " I heard a sound...
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Selections from the Poetical Works of Robert Browning

Robert Browning - 1863 - 411 pages
...came to the river Weser Wherein all plunged and perished Save one who, stout as Julius Caesar, Swam across and lived to carry (As he the manuscript...moving away of pickle-tub-boards, And a leaving ajar of conserve-cupboards, And a drawing the corks of train-oil-flasks, And a breaking the hoops of butter-casks...
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