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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 Poetical Works of William Cowper, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1830
...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 he...
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Select British Poets: Containing the Works of Goldsmith, Thomson, Gray ...

Thomas F. Walker - English poetry - 1830 - 240 pages
...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 Kiny ! And Gilpin, long live he! And, when...
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The Works of Cowper and Thomson: Including Many Letters and Poems Never ...

William Cowper - 1832 - 537 pages
...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...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 ua sing, long live the king, And Gilpin,...
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The Cambridge Book of Poetry and Song: Selected from English and American ...

Charlotte Fiske Bates Rogé - American poetry - 1832 - 882 pages
...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 tollmen thinking as before That Gilpin rode a race. And so lie did ; and won it too; For he got first to town; Nor stopped till where he had got up He did again...
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The Works of William Cowper: Table talk. The task. Tirocinium; or, A review ...

William Cowper - 1835
...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 Life and Works of William Cowper: Now First Completed by the ..., Volume 7

William Cowper - 1835
...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 he...
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Translation from Madame de La Mothe-Guion. The task. Tirocinium. John Gilpin ...

William Cowper - 1836
...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...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 he...
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The Works of William Cowper, Esq., Comprising His Poems ..., Volume 9

William Cowper - 1836
...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 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 ... To which is prefixed a memoir of the author, by John M'Diarmid ...

William Cowper - 1837 - 514 pages
...them was mate ; 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 Poetical Works of William Cowper

William Cowper - 1839 - 516 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...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 Gilpm long live he, And when he...
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