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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 Pictorial Book of Ancient Ballad Poetry of Great Britain: Historical ...

Joseph S. Moore - Ballads, English - 1853 - 871 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 tollmen thinking as before And so he did, and won it too, For he got first to town; Nor stopt till where he had got up He did...
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THE COMPLETE POETICAL WORKS OF WILLIAM COWPER

REV. H. STEBBING - 1854
...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 kings And Gilpin long live he ; And when he...
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Peter and Polly in Summer

Rose Lucia - Readers - 1912 - 144 pages
...up and down the road watched the chase. They thought that Gilpin was riding a race with these men. " And so he did and won it, too, For he got first to town, Nor stopped, till where he had got up, He did again get down." "That is a good story," said Polly. " He...
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The Sixth Reader

Martha Adelaide Holton, Charles Madison Curry - Readers - 1914 - 314 pages
...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 space; The tollmen...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 - Children's poetry - 1915
...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 tollmen...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 Leading English Poets from Chaucer to Browning: Ed., with Introduction ...

Lucius Hudson Holt - English poetry - 1915 - 918 pages
...vas mute ; And all and each that passed that way Did join iu the pursuit. 340 And now the turnpike se 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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The Young and Field Literary Readers: Book one-[six], Book 6

Ella Flagg Young, Walter Taylor Field - Readers - 1915
...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, 10 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 Leading English Poets from Chaucer to Browning

Lucius Hudson Holt - English poetry - 1915 - 918 pages
...all and each that passed that way Did join in the pursuit. HP And now the turnpike gates again Hew r.ice. And so he did, and won it too, For he got first to town; Nor stopped till where he had got up...
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Fifty Famous Rides and Riders

Adventure stories - 1916 - 303 pages
...way Did join in the pursuit. And now the turnpike gates again Flew open in short space: The toll man thinking as before That Gilpin rode a race. And so...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...
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The Ideal Catholic Literary Readers: Book One

Sister Mary Domitilla - 1917
...highwayman !" Not one of them was mute ; And all and each that passed that way Did join in the pursuit. The tollmen thinking as before, That Gilpin rode a...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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