Note 123
From Chapter 20 of the Decline & Fall

Queen Elizabeth used this expression and practised this art whenever she wished to prepossess the minds of her people in favour of any extraordinary measure of government. The hostile effects of this 'music' were apprehended by her successor, and severely felt by his son. "When pulpits drum ecclesiastic," etc. See Haylin's Life of Archbishop Laud, p. 153.

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