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" His long red cloak well brush'd and neat He manfully did throw. Now see him mounted once again Upon his nimble steed, Full slowly pacing o'er the stones With caution and good heed. But finding soon a smoother road Beneath his well-shod feet, The snorting... "
The Life of John Gilpin,: Taken from Divers Manuscripts in the Possession of ... - Page 121
by William Cowper - 1785 - 140 pages
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English poetry, for use in the schools of the Collegiate institution ...

English poetry - 1844
...sound. Each bottle had a curling ear, Through which the belt he drew, And hung a bottle on each side To make his balance true. Then over all, that he might...Equipp'd from top to toe, His long red cloak well brush'd and neat He manfully did throw. Now see him mounted once again Upon his nimble steed, Full...
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The rhetorical reader, consisting of choice specimens of oratorical ...

John Hall Hindmarsh - 1845 - 80 pages
...sound. Each bottle had a curling- ear, Through which the belt he drew, And hung a bottle on each side, To make his balance true ; Then over all, that he...Equipp'd from top to toe, His long red cloak, well brush'd and neat, He manfully did throw. Now see him mounted, once again, Upon his nimble steed, Full...
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Poems of William Cowper, Esq., with a New Memoir: Compiled from Johnson ...

William Cowper - 1846 - 284 pages
...sound. Each bottle had a curling ear, Through which the belt he drew, And hung a bottle on each side, To make his balance true. Then over all, that he might...Equipp'd from top to toe, His long red cloak, well brush'd and neat, He manfully did throw. Now see him mounted once again Upon his nimble steed, Full...
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Poems, with a memoir of the author

William Cowper - 1847
...sound. Each bottle had a curling ear. Through which the belt he drew, And hung a bottle on each side, To make his balance true Then over all, that he might...Equipp'd from top to toe, His long red cloak, well brush'd and neat. He manfully did throw. Now see him mounted once again Upon his nimble steed, Full...
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The Complete Poetical Works of William Cowper ...: Including the Copyright ...

William Cowper - 1849 - 672 pages
...sound. Each bottle had a curling ear, Through which the belt he drew, And hung a bottle on each side To make his balance true. Then over all, that he might...Equipp'd from top to toe, His long red cloak well brush'd and neat He manfully did throw. Now see him mounted once again Upon his nimble steed, Full...
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The Dartford edition of The adventures of ... John Gilpin and his family ...

William Cowper - 1849
...Trainbands. Each bottle had a curling ear, Through which the belt he drew And hung a bottle on each side To make his balance true. Then over all, that he might...Equipp'd from top to toe, His long red cloak, well brnsh'd and neat, He manfully did throw. Now, see him mounted once again Upon his nimble steed, Full...
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The Poetical Works of William Cowper, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1853
...And keep it fafe and found. Each bottle had a curling ear, Through which the belt he drew, And hung a bottle on each fide, To make his balance true. Then...well brufh'd and neat, He manfully did throw. Now fee him mounted once again Upon his nimble fteed, Full flowly pacing o'er the ftones, With caution...
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The Poetical Works of William Cowper ...

William Cowper - 1853
...sound. Each bottle had a curling ear, Through which the belt he drew, And hung a bottle on each side, To make his balance true. Then over all, that he might...Equipp'd from top to toe, His long red cloak, well brush'd and neat, He manfully did throw. Now see him mounted once again Upon his nimble steed, Full...
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THE COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS OF WILLIAM COWPER

REV. H. STEBBING - 1854
...Through which the belt he drew? And hung a bottle- on each side. To make his balance true,. JOHft GILPIN. Then over all, that he might be Equipp'd from top to toe, His long red cloak, well brush'd and neat, He manfully did throw. Now see him mounted once again Upon his nimble steed, Full...
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The poetical works of William Cowper, with life ..., Page 100, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1854
...curling ear, Through which the belt he drew, And hung a bottle on each side, To make his balance true. 19 Then over all, that he might be Equipp'd from top to toe, His long red cloak, well brush'd and neat, He manfully did throw. 20 Now see him mounted once again Upon his nimble steed, Full...
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