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Philips (John)

author of The Splendid Shilling, wrote a georgic on Cider in blank verse—a serious poem modelled upon Milton’s epics.

“Philips, Pomona’s bard, the second thou

Who nobly durst, in rhyme-unfettered verse,

With British freedom sing the British song.”


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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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