Absalom and Achitophel


John Dryden

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Absalom and Achitophel Symbols

The Crown

In “Absalom and Achitophel,” the crown is symbolic of David’s power as the third king of Israel, but beyond that, it also represents David’s divine right, bestowed upon him by God, to reign…

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