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Dolorous Dettie (The)

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John Skelton wrote an elegy on Henry Percy, fourth Earl of Northumberland, who fell a victim to the avarice of Henry VII. (1489). This elegy he entitled thus: “Upon the Dolorous Dettie and Much Lamentable Chaunce of the Most Honorable Earl of Northumberland.”

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Entry taken from Dictionary of Phrase and Fable, edited by the Rev. E. Cobham Brewer, LL.D. and revised in 1895.

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Dole
Dole-fish
Doll Money
Dollar
Dolly Murrey
Dolly Shop
Dolmen
Dolopatos
Dolorous Dettie (The)
Dolphin
Dolphin (The)
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Dombey (Florence)
Dom-Daniel
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Domiciliary Visit (A)
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