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 Annus Luctus,Anodyne Necklace (An), 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Annus Mirab’illis.
 
The year of wonders, 1666, memorable for the great fire of London and the successes of our arms over the Dutch. Dryden has written a poem with this title, in which he describes both these events.   1
 


 Annus Luctus,Anodyne Necklace (An), 

 
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