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Bolingbroke

1. the surname of Henry IV of England
2. Henry St John, 1st Viscount Bolingbroke. 1678--1751, English politician; fled to France in 1714 and acted as secretary of state to the Old Pretender; returned to England in 1723. His writings include A Dissertation on Parties (1733--34) and Idea of a Patriot King (1738)
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John, first Viscount Bolingbroke (1678-1751), served his country in many roles: MP at the age of 23, Secretary at War at the age of 26, and Secretary of State for the Northern department at 32.
Henry Bolingbroke is a complete contrast to Richard II.