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" Upon a grasshopper they got And, what with amble and with trot, For hedge nor ditch they spared not, But after her they hie them; A cobweb over them they throw, To shield the wind if it should blow, Themselves they wisely could bestow, Lest any should... "
The Works of the British Poets, with Lives of the Authors - Page 322
1819
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The Light of Nature Pursued, Volume 2, Part 2

Abraham Tucker - Philosophy - 1768
...their fovereign ever dear, her fpecial maids of honour. Fib and Tib and Pinck and Pin, Tick and Quick and Jill and Jin, Tit and Nit and Wap and Win, the train that wait upon her. But he brought me pretty foon to Pope's harmonious verification, While melting mufic fteals upon the...
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A select collection of poems: with notes [by J. Nichols].

Select collection - 1782
...dear; Her fpecial maids of honour i N 3 Fib, Fib, and Tib, and Pinck, and Pin, .. . Tick, and Quick, and Jill, and Jin, Tit, and Nit, and Wap, and Win, The train that wait upon her. Upon a grafliopper they got, And what with amble;, and with trot, For hedge nor dkcli they fpared not, But...
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A Complete Edition of the Poets of Great Britain..: Drayton. Carew. Suckling

1793
...their fovcrcign dear, Her fpecial maids of honour ; Fib, and Tib, and Pinck, and Pin, Tick, and Quick, and Jill, and Jin, Tit, and Nit, and Wap, and Win, The train that wait upon her. Upon a grafhoppcr they got, And what with amble and with trot, For hedge nor ditch they (pared not, But after...
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The Falls of Clyde: Or, The Fairies; a Scotish Dramatic Pastoral, in Five Acts

John Black - Fairies - 1806 - 241 pages
...dear, Her fpccial maids of honour ; Fib, and Tib, and Pink, and Pin. Tiek,and,Quick, and Jill and Jiu, Tit, and .Nit, and Wap, and Win, The train that wait upon her. 8. Fr ' tat Wallect, -win snccfpcnt a niglt. — The author of the af" tide Lanark in the Statistical...
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Drayton, WArner

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1810
...their sovereign dear, Her special maids of honour ; Fib, and Tib, anil Pinck, and Pin, Tick, and Quick, and Jill, and Jin, Tit, and Nit, and Wap, and Win,...got, And what with amble and with trot. For hedge nor ditch they spared not, Cut after her they hie them. A cobweb over them they throw, To shield the wind...
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Six Months in the West Indies, in 1825

Henry Nelson Coleridge - Electronic book - 1826 - 332 pages
...special maids of honor ; and at the bottom of the Hall, From Tib and Nib and Pink and Pin, Tick and Quick and Jill and Jin, Tit and Nit and Wap and Win, The train that wait upon her. You say the planters have gross prejudices, and defend them in the face of reason and justice ! They...
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Specimens of the Lyrical, Descriptive, and Narrative Poets of Great Britain ...

John Johnstone (of Edinburgh.) - English poetry - 1828 - 560 pages
...their sovereign dear, Her special mnids of honour; Fib, and Tib, and Pinck, and Pin, Tick, and Quick, and Jill, and Jin, Tit, and Nit, and Wap, and Win,...got, And what with amble and with trot, For hedge nor ditch they spared not, But after her they hie them. A cobweb over them they throw, To shield the wind...
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Six Months in the West Indies, in 1825

Henry Nelson Coleridge - Slavery - 1832 - 311 pages
...maids of honour ; and at the bottom of the Hall, From Tib and Nib and Pink and Pin, Tick and Quick and Jill and Jin, Tit and Nit and Wap and Win, The train that wait upon her. You say the planters have gross prejudices, and defend them in the face of reason and justice ! They...
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A Description of the Part of Devonshire Bordering on the Tamar and ..., Volume 1

Mrs. Bray (Anna Eliza) - Devon (England) - 1836
...queen should have been there, He would not have abode it." Her attendants are thus mounted : — " Upon a grass-hopper they got, And what with amble and with trot, For hedge nor ditch they spared not, But after her they hie them ; A cobweb over them they throw, To shield the wind...
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Traditions, Legends, Superstitions, and Sketches of Devonshire: On the ...

Mrs. Bray (Anna Eliza) - Devon (England) - 1838
...queen should have been there, He would not have abode it." Her attendants are thus mounted : — " Upon a grass-hopper they got, And what with amble and with trot, For hedge nor ditch they spared not, But after her they hie them ; A cobweb over them they throw, To shield the wind...
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