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" JOHN GILPIN was a citizen Of credit and renown: A train-band captain eke was he Of famous London town. John Gilpin's spouse said to her dear, " Though wedded we have been These twice ten tedious years, yet we No holiday have seen. "To-morrow is our wedding-day,... "
Notes and Queries - Página 321
1891
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Primary Education, Volumen26

1918
...episodes.. (Children's aim.) I Introduction, John Gilpin and His Wife at Home — Stanzas 1-8; beginning: "John Gilpin was a citizen Of credit and renown, A...train-band captain eke was he, Of famous London town." Teacher How much of this poem is introduction? Children Eight stanzas. T. What might we call the Introduction?...
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Essays and Reviews

Library of America, Edgar Allan Poe, Gary Richard Thompson - 1984 - 1544 páginas
...It won't do. We cannot sing to this tune any longer. We greatly prefer, "John Gilpin was a gentleman ek The weed, though vile, that props the nerves when Or— "Old Grimes is dead, that good old man, We ne'er shall see him more, He used to wear an over-coat...
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The Daring Muse: Augustan Poetry Reconsidered

Margaret Anne Doody, Professor of English Margaret Anne Doody - 1985 - 288 páginas
...This is exactly the basic pattern employed by Cowper in "The Diverting History of John Gilpin" (1782): John Gilpin was a citizen Of credit and renown, A...train-band captain eke was he Of famous London town. Both poets are imitating ballad measure, and their stanzas bear a parodic relation to traditional lyric....
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The Columbia Granger's Dictionary of Poetry Quotations

Edith P. Hazen - 1992 - 1132 páginas
...FaFP; FiP; FPL; HelP; LiTB; NOBE; NOCV; NOEC; NoP; PoEL-3; PWR; SeCePo; TOP; TrGrPo; WGRP John Gilptn 6 ; TrCP On the Beach at Fontana 3 Wind whines and whines (1. 1—4) 7 Now let us sing, Long live the king, And Gilpin long live he; And when he next doth ride...
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The Wordsworth Dictionary of Quotations

Connie Robertson - 1998 - 669 páginas
...where. 2612 How much a dunce that has been sent to roam Excels a dunce that has been kept at home! 2613 'John Gilpin' John Gilpin was a citizen Of credit...train-band captain eke was he Of famous London Town. 2614 'Light Shining out of Darkness' God moves in a mysterious way His wonders to perform; He plants...
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The Complete Angler: A Connecticut Yankee Follows in the Footsteps of Walton

James Prosek - 2010 - 336 páginas
...and I walked, specifically the town of Islington and the bell at Edmonton, just north of Tottenham. John Gilpin was a citizen Of Credit and renown, A...train-band Captain eke was he Of famous London town. Tomorrow is our wedding-day, And we will then repair Unto the Bell at Edmonton All in a chaise and...
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William Cowper: Selected Poems

William Cowper - 2003 - 119 páginas
...HISTORY OF JOHN GILPEN (1782) Showing how he went farther than he intended, and came home safe again. John Gilpin was a citizen Of credit and renown, A...captain eke was he Of famous London town. John Gilpin's spouse said to her dear— Though wedded we have been These twice ten tedious years, yet we No holiday...
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