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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 of William Cowper, Esq., with a New Memoir: Compiled from Johnson ...

William Cowper - 1846 - 284 pages
...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...toll-men thinking as before, That Gilpin rode a race. Nor stopp'd till where he did get up He dtd again get down. Now let us sing, long live the king, And...
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The Primary School Reader: Designed for the First Class in Primary Schools ...

William Draper Swan - 1846
...way, Did join 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...did, 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 the king ; And...
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Poems, with a memoir of the author

William Cowper - 1847
...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 Hemans Reader for Female Schools: Containing Extracts in Prose and Poetry

Timothy Stone Pinneo - 1847 - 480 pages
...cry : "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...did, 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 the King, and Gilpin,...
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The Complete Poetical Works of William Cowper ...: Including the Copyright ...

William Cowper - 1849 - 672 pages
...the 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 see...
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The Dartford edition of The adventures of ... John Gilpin and his family ...

William Cowper - 1849
...delinquent. " 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...did, and won it too, For he got first to Town ; Nor gtopp'd till where he had got np, He did again get down. Now let us sing, "Long live the King,* And...
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The Poems of William Cowper

William Cowper - 1849 - 491 pages
...mute ; And all and each that passed that way Did join in the pursuit. And now the turnpike gates again open in short space ; The toll-men thinking as before...did, 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 the king, And Gilpin,...
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Exercises in Rhetorical Reading: With a Series of Introductory Lessons ...

Richard Green Parker - 1849 - 432 pages
...soon joined in the pursuit. But all the turnpike, gates again flew open in short space ; The men still thinking, as before, that Gilpin rode a race : And...did, and won it, too ; for he got first to town ; Nor stopped till where he first got up he did again get down. 10 Now let us sing — " Long live the king,...
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Poems

William Cowper - 1850 - 514 pages
...highwayman ! Not one of them was mute ; And all and each that passed that way Did join in the pursuit. The toll-men thinking as before That Gilpin rode a...did, 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 the king, And Gilpin,...
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Poems for Young People

William Chambers - 1851 - 173 pages
...COWPER. 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...did, and won it too, For he got first to town ; Nor stopped till where he first got up, He did again get down. Now let us sing, long live the king, And...
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