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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. "
Roundabout Papers: (from the Cornhill Magazine) To which is Added The Second ... - Page 613
by William Makepeace Thackeray - 1883 - 642 pages
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Satirical,humourous & Familiar Pieces: Prose [No] 1-[2?].

1795
...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, as before, That Gilpin rode a race. And so he did, and won it too! For he got first to town; Nor stopp'd 'till where he first got up He...
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Poems, Volume 2

William Cowper - English poetry - 1800 - 420 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 now the turnpike...toll-men thinking, as before, That Gilpin rode a race. And so he did — and won it too! — For he got first to town; Nor stopp'd till where he had got up...
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Beauties of Cowper: To which are Prefixed, a Life of the Author and ...

William Cowper - English poetry - 1801 - 231 pages
...— Stop thief! stop thief! — a highwayman I Not one of them was mute; And all and each that pass'd that way Did join in the pursu.it. And now the turnpike...toll-men thinking, as before, That Gilpin rode a race. • And so he did — and won it too ! — For he get first to town; Nor stopp'd till where he had...
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The Poetical Works of William Cowper: Of the Inner Temple, Esq, Volume 3

William Cowper - English poetry - 1806
...scampering in the rear, They raised the hue and cry : — Stop thief! stop thief! — a highwayman ! Not one of them was mute ; And all and each that passed...toll-men thinking as before That Gilpin rode a race. 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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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - English poetry - 1806
...scampering in the rear, They raised the hue and cry: — Stop thief! stop thief! — a highwayman! Not one of them was mute; And all and each that passed...toll-men thinking as before That Gilpin rode a race. 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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The Poetical Preceptor; Or, A Collection of Select Pieces of Poetry ...

English poetry - 1806 - 380 pages
...PRECEPTOR. 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 now the turnpike...toll-men thinking, as before, That Gilpin rode a race. And so he did, and won it too, For he got first to town, Nor stopp'd till where he had got up He did...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1806
...the line acd cry: — Stop thief! stop thief! — <i highwayman! Not one of them was mute; And nil and each that passed that way Did join in the pursuit....turnpike gates again • Flew open in short space; The toil-men thinking as before That Giipin rode a race. And so he did, and won it too, For he got first...
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Poems

William Cowper - 1806
...the road Thus seeing Gilpin fly, With post-boy scampering in the rear They raised the hue and cry:-*. Not one of them was mute; And all and each that passed that wny Stop thief! stop thief!—a highwayman ! Did join in the pursuit. Flew open in short space; The...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1808
...:— 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 now the turnpike...toll-men thinking as before, That Gilpin rode a race. And so he did — and won it too ! For he got first to .town •; Nor stopp'd till where he had got...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - English poetry - 1808
...Stop thief! stop thief! — a highwayman ! Not one of theni was mute ; And all and each that pass'd that way Did join in the pursuit. And now the turnpike...toll-men thinking as before, That Gilpin rode a race. And so he did, and won it too, For he got first to town ; Nor stopp'd till where he had got up He did...
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