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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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The British anthology; or, Poetical library, Volumes 7-8

British anthology - 1825
...was mute ; And all and each that pass'd that way Did join in the pursuit. And now the turnpike-gates again Flew open in short space ; The toll-men thinking...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 Laughing Philosopher: Being the Entire Works of Momus, Jester of Olympus ...

1825 - 767 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...The toll-men thinking, as before, That Gilpin rode a nice. And so he did, and won it too, For he got first to Town, Nor stopp'd till where he first got...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - 1825 - 372 pages
...again Flew open in short space ; 4l The tollman thinking, as before, That Gilpin rode a race : And ťo he did, and won it too ; For he got first to town...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...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1826
...cry : — Stop thief ! stop thief ! —a highwayman ! Not one of them was mute; i And all and each that pass'd that way Did join in the pursuit And now...For he got first to town ; Nor stopp'd till where he did get up He did again get down. Now let us sing, long live the king, And Gilpin long live he ; And...
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Poems. With an introductory essay by J. Montgomery

William Cowper - 1826
...— 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...Gilpin rode a race. And so he did, and won it too, For be got first to town ; Nor stopped till where he had got up He did again get down. Now let us sing,...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1826
...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...The toll-men thinking as before, That Gilpin rode a And •o he did, and won it too, For he got first to town ; Nor stopp'd till where he did get up He...
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The Poems of William Cowper

William Cowper - 1828 - 427 pages
...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...first to town ; Nor stopp'd till where he had got np He did again set down. Now let us sing, long live the king, And Giipin long live he ; And, when...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - 1829 - 407 pages
...was mute j So they, and all that pass'd that wa^, , Soon join'd in Ihe pursuit. And now the turnpikes gates again Flew open in short space ; The tollmen...till where he had got up, He did again get down. Now !et us sing — " Long live the king ; And Gilpiu, long live he: And when he next doth ride abroad,...
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The Poetical Works of William Cowper, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1830
...VOL. i. s 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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Select British Poets: Containing the Works of Goldsmith, Thomson, Gray ...

Thomas F. Walker - 1830 - 240 pages
...was mute ; And all and each that pass'd that way Did join in the pursuit. And now the turnpike-gates again Flew open in short space ; The toll-men thinking,...had got up. He did again get down. Now let us sing, Long live the Kiny ! And Gilpin, long live he! And, when he next doth ride abroad, May I be there to...
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