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" 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 placed a mighty mug of potent ale; Love's kingdom... "
Bell's Edition: The Poets of Great Britain Complete from Chaucer to ... - Page 183
1801
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MacFlecknoe: A Poem

John Dryden - Poetry - 1709 - 16 pages
...Un&ion made, As King by Office, and as Prieft by Trade : ; / In his iinifter hand, inftead of Ball, He plac'da mighty Mug of potent Ale ; ' .* Love's Kingdom to his Right he did convey, At once his Scepter and his Rule of Sway ; Whofe righteous Lore the Prince had pracb's'd young, And from whofe...
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The first (-sixth) part of Miscellany poems, publ. by Mr. Dryden, Part 1

Miscellany poems - 1716
...facred Unction made, As King by Office, and as Prieft by Trade : In his iiniiter hand, inftead of Ball, He plac'da mighty Mug of potent Ale ; Love's Kingdom...right he did convey, At once his Sceptre and his rule \>( Sway ; Whofe righteous Lore the Prince had young, And from whofe Loyns recorded Pfychc fprung....
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The First Part of Miscellany Poems: Containing Variety of New Translations ...

John Dryden - 1716
...Trieft by Trade : 3n his Imtfter haiul, initcad of Hall, He pJac'jd a mighty Mug of potent Ale ; Xove's Kingdom to his right he did convey, At once his Sceptre and his rule of Sway.; tt'irofe lighteous Lore the .Prince had pra&is'd young, And from whofe Loyns iccordtd ffrche fprung....
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Miscellany Poems: Containing Variety of New Translations of the ..., Volume 1

John Dryden - Classical poetry - 1716
...Office, and as Prieft by Trade : In his Snifter hand, inftead of Ball, He plac'da mighry Mug of porent Ale ; Love's Kingdom to his right he did convey, At once his Scepric arid his rule of Sway ; Whofe righreous Lore the Prince had pra&is'd young, And from whofe...
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The Miscellaneous Works: Containing All His Original Poems, Tales ..., Volume 2

John Dryden - English poetry - 1760
...facred unction made, As king by office, and as prieft by trade. In his finifter hand, inltead of ball, He plac'da mighty mug of potent ale ; Love's kingdom to his right he did convey, At once his fceptre, and his rule of fway ; Whofe righteous lore the prince had practis'd young, And from whofe...
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The Miscellaneous Works of John Dryden, Esq;: Containing All His Original ...

John Dryden - 1760
...facred un&ion made, As king by office, and as prieft by trade. In his finifter hand, inllead of ball, He plac'da mighty mug of potent ale; \ Love's kingdom to his right he did convey, At once his fceptre, and his rule of fway ; Whofe righteous lore the prince had practis'd young, And from whofe...
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The Beauties of English Poesy, Volume 1

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1767
...facred unftion made, As king by office, and as prieft by trade. In his finifter hand, inftead of ball, He plac'da mighty mug of potent ale ; Love's kingdom to his right he did convey, At once his fceptre, and his rule of fway ; Whofe righteous lore the prince had praftis'd young, And from whofe...
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The Miscellaneous Works of John Dryden, Esq: Containing All His Original ...

John Dryden - English poetry - 1767
...iniipid and dila^tceabk:. 9 Henry lierringman buokfclier. In his finifter hand, inflead of ball, He plac'da mighty mug of potent ale; LoVE'S KINGDoM " to his right he did convey, At once his fcepter, and his rule of fway ; Whofe righteous lore the prince had praftis'd young, And from whofe...
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The Beauties of English Poesy, Volume 1

Oliver Goldsmith - English poetry - 1767
...made, As king by office, and as prieft by trade. In his finifter hand, inftead of ball, He pjac'da mighty mug of potent ale ; Love's kingdom to his right he did convey, At.once his fceptre, and his rule of fway; Whofe righteous lore the prince had praftis'd young, And...
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The Works of the English Poets: Dryden

Samuel Johnson - English poetry - 1779
...facred un&ion made, As king by office, and as prieft by trade. In his fmifter hand, inftead of ball, He plac'da mighty mug of potent ale ; Love's kingdom to his right he did convey, At once his fceptre, and his rule of fway ; Whofe righteous lore the prince had praflis'd young, And from whofe...
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