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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 Poetical Works of William Cowper, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1854 - 428 pages
...highwayman ! Not one of them was mute ; And all and each that pass'd that way Did join in the pursuit. 61 And now the turnpike gates again Flew open in short...tollmen thinking, as before, That Gilpin rode a race. 62 And so he did, and won it too, For he got first to town ; Nor stopp'd till where he had got up He...
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The poetical works of William Cowper, with life ..., Page 100, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1854
...highwayman ! Not one of them was mute ; And all and each that pass'd that way Did join in the pursuit. 61 And now the turnpike gates again Flew open in short...tollmen thinking, as before, That Gilpin rode a race. 62 And so he did, and won it too, For he got first to town ; Nor stopp'd till where he had got up He...
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Elson Grammar School Readers, Book 4

William Harris Elson, Christine M. Keck - 1909
...thief! stop thief! a highwayman!" Not one of them was mute; And all and each that passed that way 240 Did join in the pursuit. And now the turnpike gates...toll-men thinking as before, That Gilpin rode a race. 245 And so he did, and won it too, For he got first to town; Nor stopped till where he had got up He...
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English Narrative Poems

Claude Moore Fuess, Henry Nichols Sanborn - 1909 - 286 pages
...space; The toll-men thinking as before, That Gilpin rode a race. And so he did, and won it too, 245 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, long live he; " zso And when he next doth ride abroad, May I be there...
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The Treasure Book of Verse: Being a Reissue of Poetry for Home and School

Anna Callender Brackett - 1909 - 320 pages
...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...in short space : The toll-men thinking as before, And so 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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English Poetry..: With Introduction, Notes and Illustrations, Volume 41

1910
...'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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English Poetry: From Collins to Fitzgerald

Charles William Eliot - 1910 - 1422 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...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 Sixth Reader

Martha Adelaide Holton, Charles Madison Curry - 1914 - 314 pages
...highwayman!'' Not one of them was mute; And all and each that passed that way Did join in the pursuit. 2*0 And now the turnpike gates again Flew open in short...Gilpin rode a race. And so he did, and won it too, sŤ For he got first to town; Nor stopped till where he had got up He did again get down. Now let us...
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The Children's First [-third] Book of Poetry, Book 2

Emilie Kip Baker - 1915
...scampering in the rear They raised the hue and cry : — Not one of them was mute; And all and each that pass'd that way Did join in the pursuit. And...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 Leading English Poets from Chaucer to Browning: Ed., with Introduction ...

Lucius Hudson Holt - 1915 - 918 pages
...highwayman !" Not one of them vas mute ; And all and each that passed that way Did join iu the pursuit. 340 his pet-name, my horse without peer; Clapped my hands, laughed and s: ng, any noise, bad or stopped till where he had got up He did again get down. Now let us sing, Long live the king I And Gilpin,...
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