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Flandersʹ Babies

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The wooden jointed dolls common in the early part of the nineteenth century, and now almost entirely superseded by “wax dolls.”

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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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Flagellants
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Flamboyant Architecture
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Flaming
Flaming Swords
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Flanders (Moll)
Flanders Babies
Flanders Mare (The)
Flaneur (French)
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