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FOR The Plan of a Fountain,

On which is The Effigies of the Queen on a Triumphal Arch, The Figure of the Duke of Marlborough, beneath, and The Chief Rivers of the World round the whole Work.

1 Ye active Streams, where-e'er your Waters flow,
2 Let distant Climes and furthest Nations know,
3 What Ye from Thames and Danube have been taught,
4 How Anne Commanded, and how Marlbrô Fought.

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Title (in Source Edition): FOR The Plan of a Fountain, On which is The Effigies of the Queen on a Triumphal Arch, The Figure of the Duke of Marlborough, beneath, and The Chief Rivers of the World round the whole Work.
Author: Matthew Prior
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Poems on Several Occasions [English poems only]. London: Printed for JACOB TONSON at Shakespear's-Head over against Katharine-Street in the Strand, and JOHN BARBER upon Lambeth-Hill. MDCCXVIII., 1718, p. 192. [42],506,[6]p.: ill.; 2°. (ESTC T075639)

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