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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. "
Poems by William Cowper ... - Page 237
by William Cowper - 1814 - 480 pages
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The poems of William Cowper, with notes from his own correspondence

William Cowper - 1824
...them was mute ; And all and each that pass'd that tray, Did join in the pursuit. And now the turnpike gates again Flew open in short space ; The toll-men...Gilpin rode a race. And so he did, and won it too, TFor he got first to town : Nor stopp'd till where he had got up He did again set down. Now let us...
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Cowper's minor poems

William Cowper - 1825
...them 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...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 ! And, when...
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The British anthology; or, Poetical library, Volumes 7-8

British anthology - 1825
...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...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 ! And, when...
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Lessons in Elocution, Or, A Selection of Pieces in Prose and Verse: For the ...

William Scott - Diccion - 1825 - 372 pages
...again Flew open in short space ; 4l The tollman thinking, as before, That Gilpin rode a race : And ťo he 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 long live he : And when...
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The Laughing Philosopher: Being the Entire Works of Momus, Jester of Olympus ...

English wit and humor - 1825 - 767 pages
...them 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 nice. And so he did, and won it too, For he got first to Town, Nor stopp'd till where he first got...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1826
...them was mute; i 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...For he got first to town ; Nor stopp'd till where he did get up He did again get down. Now let us sing, long live the king, And Gilpin long live he ; And...
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Poems. With an introductory essay by J. Montgomery

William Cowper - 1826
...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...Gilpin rode a race. And so he did, and won it too, For be got first to town ; Nor stopped till where he had got up He did again get down. Now let us sing,...
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - English poetry - 1826
...them 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 And •o he did, and won it too, For he got first to town ; Nor stopp'd till where he did get up He...
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The Poems of William Cowper

William Cowper - 1828 - 427 pages
...them 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...Nor stopp'd till where he had got np He did again set down. Now let us sing, long live the king, And Giipin long live he ; And, when he next doth ride...
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Lessons in Elocution: Or, A Selection of Pieces, in Prose and Verse, for the ...

William Scott - Elocution - 1829 - 407 pages
...was mute j So they, and all that pass'd that wa^, , Soon join'd in Ihe pursuit. And now the turnpikes gates again Flew open in short space ; The tollmen...first to town : Nor stopp'd till where he had got up, He did again get down. Now !et us sing — " Long live the king ; And Gilpiu, long live he: And...
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