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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 Works of Cowper and Thomson: Including Many Letters and Poems Never ...

William Cowper - 1851 - 537 pages
...stop thief! a highwayman ! Not one of them was mute ; And all and each that passed that way l)id council Wolfe upon the lap Of smiling Victory...Chatham, still Consulting England's happiness at hom ; JS'or stopped till where he had got up He did again get down. Now let us sing, long live the king,...
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The Works of Cowper and Thomson: Including Many Letters and Poems Never ...

William Cowper - 1851 - 537 pages
...cry, Stop thief! atop thief!a highwayman! Not one of them was mute; And all and each that passed % A nd BO he did, and won it too, For he got first to town; Nor stopped till where he had got up He did...
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Poems: With a Biographical and Critical Introduction, Volume 2

William Cowper - 1852 - 447 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...Flew open in short space ; The tollmen thinking, as hefore That Gilpin rode a race. And so he did and won it too. For he got first to town ; Nor stopp'd...
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The Poetical Works of William Cowper ...

William Cowper - 1853
...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...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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Poems

William Cowper - 1853
...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. And BO ho did, and won it too, For ho got first to town ; Nor stopp'd till where he did get up He did again...
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Poems, by William Cowper, Esq: Together with His Posthumous Poetry, and a ...

William Cowper - 1853 - 785 pages
... a highwayman?^ Not one of them was mute ; And all and each that pass'd that way Did join in Hie pursuit. And now the turnpike gates again Flew open...thinking as before, That Gilpin rode a race. And so ho did, and won it too, For he got first to town ; Nor stopp'd till where he did get up He did again...
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The Pictorial Book of Ancient Ballad Poetry of Great Britain: Historical ...

Joseph S. Moore - 1853 - 871 pages
... 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...open in short space; The tollmen thinking as before And so he did, and won it too, For he got first to town; Nor stopt till where he had got up He did...
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THE COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS OF WILLIAM COWPER

REV. H. STEBBING - 1854
...hue and cry : Stop thief 1 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 kings And Gilpin long live he ; And when he next doth ride abroad, May I be there to...
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The Works of William Cowper, Volume 6

William Cowper - 1854
...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...did, and won it too, For he got first to town, Nor stopp' d 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, BY WILLIAM COWPER, ESQ

JOHN JOHNSON - 1854
...a highwayman ! Not one of them was mute ; And all and each that pass'd that way Did join in tlie pursuit. And now the turnpike gates again Flew open...he got first to town ', Nor stopp'd till where he did get up He did again get down. Now let ua sing, long live the king, And Gilpin long live he ; And...
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