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" So fair and softly, John he cried, But John he cried in vain; That trot became a gallop soon, In spite of curb and rein. "
Poems - Page 257
by William Cowper - 1787
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The Complete Poetical Works of William Cowper, Esq: Including the Hymns and ...

William Cowper, Henry Stebbing - English poetry - 1852 - 687 pages
...soon, In spite of curb and rein. So stooping down, as needs he must Who cannot sit upright, He grasp'd the mane with both his hands, And eke with all his might. His hone, who never in that sort Had handled been before, What thing upon his back had got Did wonder more...
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The Poetical Works of William Cowper Esq. and Memoir of the Author

G. Standfast - 1856
...soon, In spite of curb and rein. So stooping down, as needs he must, Who cannot sit upright, He grasp'd the mane with both his hands, And eke with all his might His horse, who never in that sort Had handled been before, What thing upon his back had got Did wonder...
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A collection of poems from various authors, fo young persons

Collection - 1856 - 102 pages
...soon, In spite of curb and rein. So stooping down, as needs he must Who cannot sit upright, He grasp' d the mane with both his hands, And eke with all his might. His horse which never in that sort Had handled been before, What thing upon his back had got Did wonder...
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Compendium of English Literature: Chronologically Arranged, from Sir John ...

Charles Dexter Cleveland - English literature - 1848 - 776 pages
...soon, In spite of curb and rein. So stooping down, as needs he must Who cannot sit upright, He grasp'd the mane with both his hands, And eke with all his might His horse, who never in that sort I Had handled been before, What tiling upon his back had got Did wonder...
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English poetry, for use in the schools of the Collegiate institution ...

English poetry - 1857
...soon In spite of curb and rein. So stooping down, as needs he must Who cannot sit upright, He grasp'd the mane with both his hands And eke with all his might. c 2 27 His horse, who never in that sort Had handled been before, What thing upon his back had got...
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The Book of Children's Hymns and Rhymes. Collected by the Daughter of a ...

Book - 1859 - 312 pages
...soon, In spite of curb and rein. So stooping down, as needs he must Who cannot sit upright, He grasp'd the mane with both his hands, And eke with all his might. His horse, which never in that sort Had handled been before, What thing upon his back had got Did wonder...
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Select English Poems: With Gaelic Translations, [arranged on Opposite Pages ...

Archibald Sinclair - English poetry - 1859 - 200 pages
...soon, In spite of curb and rein. So stooping down, as needs he must Who cannot sit upright, He grasp'd the mane with both his hands, And eke with all his might. His horse, who never in that sort Had handled been before, What thing upon his back had got Did wonder...
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The Poems of William Cowper ...

William Cowper - 1860 - 491 pages
...soon, In spite of curb or rein. So stooping down, as needs he must, Who cannot sit upright, He grasped the mane with both his hands, And eke with all his might. His horse, who never in that sort Had handled been before, What thing upon his back had got, Did wonder...
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The graduated series of reading-lesson books, Book 2

Graduated series - 1860
...soon, in spite of curb and rein. So stooping down, as needs he must who cannot sit upright, He grasped the mane with both his hands and eke with all his might. His horse, which never, in that sort, had handled been before, What thing upon his back had got, did wonder...
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A COMPENDIUM OF ENGLISH LITERARURE

CHARLES D. CLEVELAND - 1860
...soon, In spite of curb and rein. So stooping down, as needs he must Who cannot sit upright, He grasp 'd the mane with both his hands, And eke with all his might. His horse, who never in that sort Had handled been before, What thing upon his back had got Did wonder...
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