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" For saddle-tree scarce reached had he, His journey to begin, When, turning round his head, he saw Three customers come in. So down he came; for loss of time, Although it grieved him sore, Yet loss of pence, full well he knew, Would trouble him much more. "
Punch - Page 316
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Poems, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1826
...The stones did rattle underneath, As if Cheapside were mad. Jolm Gilpin at his horse's side Seiz'd fast the flowing mane, And up he got, in haste to...But soon came down again ; For saddle-tree scarce reach'd had h, His journey to begin, When turning round his head, he saw Three customers come in....
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The Poems of William Cowper

William Cowper - 1828 - 427 pages
...The stones did rattle underneath, As if Cheapside were mad. John Gilpin at his horse's side Seiz'd fast the flowing mane, And up he got in haste to ride, But soon came down again ; For saddletree scarce reach'd had he, His journey to begin, When, turning round his head, he saw Three customers come in....
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The Poetical Works of William Cowper, Volume 1

William Cowper - 1830
...wheels, Were never folk so glad, The stones did rattle underneath, As if Cheapside were mad. John Gilpin at his horse's side Seized fast the flowing mane,...ride, But soon came down again ; For saddletree scarce reach'd had he, His journey to begin, When, turning round his head, he saw. Three customers come in....
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The Works of Cowper and Thomson: Including Many Letters and Poems Never ...

William Cowper - 1832 - 537 pages
...wheels, Were ever folks so glad, The stones did rattle underneath, As if Cheapside were mad. John Gilpin at his horse's side Seized fast the flowing mane,...saddle-tree scarce reached had he, His journey- to begin, When, turning round his head, he saw Three customers come m. So <lown he came; for loss of time, Although...
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The Works of William Cowper: Table talk. The task. Tirocinium; or, A review ...

William Cowper - 1835
...wheels, Were never folk so glad, The stones did rattle underneath, As if Cheapside were mad. John Gilpin at his horse's side Seized fast the flowing mane,...But soon came down again ; For saddle-tree scarce reach'd had he, His journey to begin, When, turning round his head, he saw Three customers come in....
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Translation from Madame de La Mothe-Guion. The task. Tirocinium. John Gilpin ...

William Cowper - 1836
...wheel, Were never folk so glad, The stones did rattle underneath As if Cheapside were mad. John Gilpin at his horse's side Seized fast the flowing mane,...ride, But soon came down again. For saddle-tree scarce reach'd had he, His journey to begin, When turning round his head he saw Three customers come in. So...
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The Life and Works of William Cowper: Now First Completed by the ..., Volume 7

William Cowper - 1835
...folk so glad, The stones did rattle underneath, As if Cheapside were mad. I John Gilpin at his horse s side Seized fast the flowing mane, And up he got,...ride, But soon came down again ; For saddletree scarce reach'd had he, His journey to begin, When, turning round his head, he saw Three customers come in....
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Life and works of William Cowper, Volume 7

William Cowper - 1836
...folk so glad, The stones did rattle underneath, As if Cheapside were mad. John Gilpin at his horse s side Seized fast the flowing mane, And up he got, in haste to ride, But soon came down again ; i For saddletree scarce reach'd had he, His journey to begin, When, turning round his head, he saw...
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The Works of William Cowper, Esq., Comprising His Poems ..., Volume 9

William Cowper - 1836
...wheel, Were never folk so glad, The stones did rattle underneath As if Cheapside were mad. John Gilpin at his horse's side Seized fast the flowing mane, And up he got in haste to ride, For saddle-tree scarce reach'd had he, His journey to begin, When turning round his head he saw Three...
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Poems ... To which is prefixed a memoir of the author, by John M'Diarmid ...

William Cowper - 1837 - 514 pages
...The stones did rattle underneath, As if Cheapside were mad. John Gilpin at his horse's side Seiz'd fast the flowing mane, And up he got, in haste to...ride, But soon came down again ; For saddletree scarce reach'd had he, His journey to begin, When, turning round his head, he saw Three customers come in....
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