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" Bartering his venal wit for sums of gold, He cast himself into the saint-like mould; Groan'd, sigh'd, and pray'd, while godliness was gain, The loudest bagpipe of the squeaking train. "
The Life of John Locke - Page 135
by Henry Richard Fox Bourne - 1876 - 506 pages
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The Critical and Miscellaneous Prose Works of John Dryden: Now First ...

John Dryden - 1800
...Next this, (how wildly will Ambition steer !) " A vermin, wriggling in th' Usurper's ear ; " Bart'ring his venal wit for sums of gold, " He cast himself...sigh'd, and pray'd, while godliness was gain, " The lowdest bagpipe of the squeaking train. " But, as 'tis hard to cheat a juggler's eyes, " His open lewdness...
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The Critical and Miscellaneous Prose Works of John Dryden ..., Volume 1, Issue 1

John Dryden, Edmond Malone - English prose literature - 1800
...Next this, (how wildly will Ambition steer !) " A vermin, wriggling in th' Usurper's ear ; " Bart'ring his venal wit for sums of gold, " He cast himself into the saint-like mould, ; v " Groan'd, sigh'd, and pray'd, while godliness was gain, " The lewdest bagpipe of the squeaking...
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The Critical and Miscellaneous Prose Works of John Dryden, Now First ...

John Dryden, Edmond Malone - 1800
...Next (hit, (how wildly will Ambition steer !) " A vermin, wriggling in th' Usurper's ear ; " Bart'ring his venal wit for sums of gold, " He cast himself into the saint-like mould, ; " Groau'd, sigh'd, and pray'd, while godliness was gain, " The lewdest bagpipe of the squeaking train....
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Bell's Edition: The Poets of Great Britain Complete from Chaucer to ...

English poetry - 1801
...Next this, how wildly will ambition steer ! 30 A vermin, wriggling in th' usurper's ear; Bart'ring his venal wit for sums of gold, He cast himself into the saint-like mould ; Groan'd.sigh'd, and pray'd, while godlinesS was gain, The loudest bagpipe of the squeaking train....
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Poetical Works

John Dryden - 1808
...rebel ere a man, So young his hatred to his prince begaix Next this, how wildly will ambition steer ! A vermin, wriggling in the' usurper's ear ; Bartering...of gold, He cast himself into the saint-like mould ; Groan'd,sigh'd, and pray'd, while godliness was gain, The loudest bagpipe of the squeaking train....
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The poets of Great Britain complete from Chaucer to Churchill

John Bell - 1807
...Next this, (how wildly will ambition steer!) 30 A vermin, wriggling in th1 usurper's ear. Bart'ring his venal wit for sums of gold, He cast himself into...; Groan'd, sigh'd, and pray'd, while godliness was The loudest bagpipe of the squeaking train, [gain, But, as 'tis hard to cheat a juggler's eyes, His...
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The Poetical Works of John Dryden: Collated with the Best Editions:

John Dryden, Thomas Park - 1808
...rebel ere a man, So young his hatred to his prince began. Next this, how wildly will amhition steer ! A vermin, wriggling in the' usurper's ear ; Bartering...of gold, He cast himself into the saint-like mould ; Groan'd,sigU'd,andpray'd, while godliness was gain, The loudest bagpipe of the squeaking train. But,...
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The Works of John Dryden: Now First Collected ...

John Dryden, Sir Walter Scott - English literature - 1808
...began. * Next this, — how wildly will ambition steer ! A vermin wriggling in the usurper's ear;f Bartering his venal wit for sums of gold, He cast himself into the saint-like mould ; Groaned,sighed, and prayed, while godliness wasgain> The loudest bagpipe of the squeaking train....
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The Works of John Dryden: Now First Collected in Eighteen Volumes ..., Volume 9

John Dryden - English literature - 1808
...began. * Next this, — how wildly will ambition steer ! A vermin wriggling in the usurper's car;f Bartering his venal wit for sums of gold, He cast himself into the saint-like mould ; Groaned, sighed, and prayed, while godliness was gain, The loudest bagpipe of the squeaking train....
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Characteristic Anecdotes of Men of Learning and Genius: Natives of Great ...

John Watkins - Authors, English - 1808 - 552 pages
...Next this (how wildly will ambition steer!) A vermin wriggling in th' Usurper's ear, Bartering bis venal wit for sums of gold, He cast himself into the saint-like mould ; Groan'd, sigk'd, and pi ay'd, while godliness was gain, The loudest bagpipe of the squeaking train; But as 'tis...
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