- John. ?1614-57, English Puritan pamphleteer and leader of the Levellers, a radical group prominent during the Civil War
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As he rose Lord Lilburne rose also, and the eyes of both met.
"And if he don't play whist, he ought to play it," said Lilburne.
Lilburne now turned white, and the big word stuck in his throat.
That was an awful moment for Robert Beaufort—even for Lilburne!
He owned that the copy of the register had been found by Lilburne in a secret drawer.