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" And, in his father's right, and realm's defence, Ne'er to have peace with wit, nor truce with sense. The king himself the sacred unction made, As king by office, and as priest by trade. In his sinister hand, instead of ball, He plac'da mighty mug of potent... "
Blackwood's Edinburgh Magazine - Page 231
1845
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The Satires of Dryden: Absalom and Achitophel, The Medal, Mac Flecknoe ...

John Dryden - 1923 - 137 pages
...death true dulness would maintain ; And, in his fathers right and realm's defence, 110 Ne'er to have peace with wit nor truce with sense. The king himself...by trade. In his sinister hand, instead of ball, He placed a mighty mug of potent ale ; " Love's Kingdom " to his right he did convey, At once his sceptre...
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Poems on Affairs of State: Augustan Satirical Verse, 1660-1714

George deF. Lord - 1963 - 536 pages
...death true dulness would maintain, us And, in his father's right and realm's defense, Ne'er to have peace with wit nor truce with sense. The King himself...priest by trade. In his sinister hand, instead of ball, iť He plac'da mighty mug of potent ale; Love's Kingdom to his right he did convey, At once his scepter...
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The Columbia Anthology of British Poetry

Carl R. Woodring, James Shapiro - 1995 - 891 pages
...death true dullness would maintain; And, in his father's right, and realm's defence. Ne'er to have peace with wit, nor truce with sense. The king himself...priest by trade: In his sinister hand, instead of ball, 120 He placed a mighty mug of potent ale; Love's Kingdom to his right he did convey. At once his sceptre,...
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Restoration Literature: An Anthology

Paul Hammond - 2002 - 437 pages
...till death true dullness would maintain, And in his father's right, and realm's defence, Ne'er to have peace with wit, nor truce with sense. The king himself...priest by trade: In his sinister hand, instead of ball 120 He placed a mighty mug of potent ale; Love 's Kingdom to his right he did convey,* At once his...
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The Major Works

John Dryden - 2003 - 967 pages
...death true dullness would maintain; And, in his father's right, and realm's defence, Ne'er to have peace with wit, nor truce with sense. The king himself...priest by trade. In his sinister hand, instead of ball, 120 He placed a mighty mug of potent ale; Love's Kingdom to his right he did convey,0 At once his sceptre,...
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W.H. Auden's Book of Light Verse

Wystan Hugh Auden - 2004 - 553 pages
...till death true dulness would maintain; And, in his father's right, and realm's defence. Ne'er to have peace with wit, nor truce with sense. The king himself...by trade: In his sinister hand, instead of ball, He placed a mighty mug of potent ale; Love's kingdom to his right he did convey, At once his sceptre and...
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