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" Stop thief! stop thief! a highwayman! Not one of them was mute; And all and each that passed that way Did join in the pursuit. And now the turnpike gates again Flew open in short space; The toll-men thinking as before That Gilpin rode a race. "
The complete poetical works of William Cowper, with life and critical notice ... - Page 276
by William Cowper - 1855
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1810 - 368 pages
...hue and cry: Stop thief! stop thief! a highwayman! Not one of them was mute; And all and each that pass'd that way Did join in the pursuit. And...stopp'd till where he had got up He did again get down. JOHN GILPIN. Now let us sing, long live the king, And Gilpin long live he ; And, when he next doth...
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Select stories for children

Select stories - 1810
...scamp'ring in the Stop thief! stop thief! a highwayman ! Not one of them was mute ; And all and each that pass'd that way Did join in the pursuit. ...so he did, and won it too, For he got first to town ; Now let us sing, long live the king, And Gilpin long live he; And when he next doth ride abroad,...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1810
...Stop thief! stop thief ! a highwayman I Not one of them was mute ; And all and each that pasa'd that way Did join in the pursuit. And now the turnpike...short space ; The toll-men thinking as before, That Gilpiu rode a race. And so he did and won it too ! For he got first to town ; Nor stopp'd till...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1812
...hue and cry: * Stop thief! stop thief!a highwayman! Not one of them was mute; And all and each that pass'd that way Did join in the pursuit. And...had got up He did again get down. Now let us sing, long live the king, And Gilpin long live he; And, when he next doth ride abroad, May I be there to...
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The young woman's companion; or, Female instructor [by J.A. Stewart].

J A. Stewart - 1814
...Stop thief! stop thief! a highwayman ! Not one of them was mute ; And all and each that passed that way Did join in the pursuit. ' And now the turnpike...so he did, and won it too, For he got first to town j Nor stopped till where he had got up He did again get down. Now let us sing, Long live the King,...
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Poems by William Cowper ...

William Cowper - 1814 - 480 pages
...them was mnte ; And all and each that pass'd that way Did join in the pnrsnit. And now the tnrupike gates again Flew open in short space; The toll-men...got first to town; Nor stopp'd till where he had got np He did again get down. Now let ns sing, long live the king, And Gilpin long live he; And, when he...
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The young woman's companion; or, Female instructor [by J.A. Stewart].

J A. Stewart - 1814
...way- - . r Did join in the pursuit. ' And now the turnpike gates again .. . _ - ( v. Flew open in short space; The toll-men thinking as...and won it too, For he got first to town ; Nor stopped till where he had got up He did again get down. ' Now let us 'sing, Long live...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1815
...and cry : Stop thief! stop thief. a highwayman ! Not one of them was mute ; And all and each that pass'd that way Did join in the pursuit. And...had got up He did again get down. Now let us sing, long live the king, And Gilpin long live he ; And, when he next doth ride abroad, May I be there to...
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Elegant extracts in poetry, Volume 2

Elegant extracts - 1816
...hue and cry : Stop thief! stop thief! a highwayman ! Not one of them was mute ; And all and each that pass'd that way Did join in the pursuit. And...he did, and won it too, For he got first to town, Mor stopp d till where he first got up He did again get down. Mow let us sing. Long live the king,...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - 1817 - 407 pages
...Soon join'd in the pursuit. And now the turnpike gates again Flew open in short space ; The tollman thinking, as before. That Gilpin rode a race. And...so he did and won it too ; For he got first to town : Korstopp'd 'till where he had got up, He did again get down. Sow let us sing " Long live the...
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