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Augusta

London; so called by the Romans.

Oft let me wander o'er the dewy fields,
......or ascend
Some eminence, Augusta, in thy plains,
And see the country far diffused around.

Thomson: Spring, 102, 107–9.

Source: Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, E. Cobham Brewer, 1894
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