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" And ere three shrill notes the pipe uttered, You heard as if an army muttered; And the muttering grew to a grumbling; And the grumbling grew to a mighty rumbling; And out of the houses the rats came tumbling. Great rats, small rats, lean rats, brawny... "
Curious myths of the Middle ages - Page 418
by Sabine Baring Gould - 1874 - 660 pages
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Punch, Volumes 16-17

Caricatures and cartoons - 1849
...of bacon, and cheese, and butter. Consider the many-sorted rats abo\mding in the Establishment, — "Great rats, small rats, lean rats, brawny rats, Brown...Cocking tails and pricking whiskers, Families by tens of dozens." I And reflect on the consequence, if HER MAJESTY'S rat-catcher, ap| poiuted to rid the...
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The Eclectic Magazine of Foreign Literature, Science ..., Volume 1; Volume 64

American literature - 1865
...the rats came tumbling. Great rats, small rats, lean rats,brawny rats, Brown rats, black rats, gray rats, tawny rats, Grave old plodders, gay young friskers,...tens and dozens, Brothers, sisters, husbands, wives — Followed the Piper for their lives. From street to street he piped advancing, And step for step...
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The Christian remembrancer; or, The Churchman's Biblical, ecclesiastical ...

1846
...children's stories as the ' Pied Piper of Hamelin.' We cannot refrain from an extract. ' Out of the houses the rats came tumbling ; Great rats, small rats, lean...tens and dozens : Brothers, sisters, husbands, wives, Followed the Piper for their lives Until they came to the river Weser, Wherein all plunged and perished...
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Punch, Volumes 16-17

Caricatures and cartoons - 1849
...— "Great rats, small rats, lean rats, brawny raU, Drown rats, black rats, grey rats, tawny rat*, Grave old plodders, gay young friskers, Fathers, mothers,...Cocking tails and pricking whiskers, Families by tens of dozens." And reflect on the consequence, if HER MAJESTY'S rat-catcher, appointed to rid the state...
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Poems: A blot in the 'scutcheon

Robert Browning - 1850
...muttering grew to a grumbling ; And the grumbling grew to a mighty rumbling ; And out of the houses the rats came tumbling. Great rats, small rats, lean...tens and dozens, Brothers, sisters, husbands, wives — Followed the Piper for their lives. From street to street he piped advancing, And step for step...
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Half-hours with the best authors, selected by C. Knight

Half hours - 1856
...muttering grew to a grumbliiig ; And the grumbling grow to a mighty rumbling ; And out of the houses the rats came tumbling. Great rats, small rats, lean rats, brawny rats, Brown rats, black rats, gray rats, tawny rats, Grave old plodders, gay young friskers, Fathers, mothers, uncles, cousins, Cocking...
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The Dial, Volume 1

Moncure Daniel Conway - 1860 - 778 pages
...And the grumbling grew to a mighty rumbling ; And out of the houses the rats came tumbling : Qrcat rats, small rats, lean rats, brawny rats, Brown rats,...grey rats, tawny rats, Grave old plodders, gay young friakcrs, Fathers, mothers, uncles, cousins, Cocking tails and pricking whiskers, Families by tens...
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Temple Bar, Volume 39

George Augustus Sala, Edmund Yates - English periodicals - 1873
...brawny rats, Brown rats, black ruts, grey rats, tawny rats, Grave old plodders, gay young pickers, Fathers, mothers, uncles, cousins, Cocking tails and...tens and dozens, Brothers, sisters, husbands, wives — Followed the piper for their lives. From street to street he piped advancing And step for step...
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The Dial, Volume 1

Moncure Daniel Conway - 1860 - 778 pages
...rambling ; And out of the houses the rats came tumbling : Great rats, small rate, lean rats, brawny rate, Brown rats, black rats, grey rats, tawny rats, Grave...plodders, gay young friskers, Fathers, mothers, uncles, eousins, Cocking tails and pricking whiskers, Families by tens and dozens, Brothers, sisters, husbands,...
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Poetry for school and home, from the best authors, ed. by T. Shorter

Thomas Shorter - 1861
...muttering grew to a grumbling ; And the grumbling grew to a mighty rumbling ; And out of the houses the rats came tumbling. Great rats, small rats, lean...tens and dozens, Brothers, sisters, husbands, wives — Followed the Piper for their lives.' From street to street he piped advancing, And step for step...
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