Vicar of Bray

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Thomas Fuller (1608—1661) Church of England clergyman


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A well‐known song of unknown authorship, dating from the 18th cent. The subject is a time‐serving parson, who boasts that he has accommodated himself to the religious views of the reigns of Charles, James, William, Anne, and George, and that ‘whatsoever king may reign’ he will remain vicar of Bray.

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