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Men in Buckram

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Hypothetical men existing only in the brain of the imaginer. The allusion is to the vaunting tale of Falstaff to Prince Henry. (Shakespeare: 1 Henry IV., ii. 4.)

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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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Melons
Melpomene
Melrose Abbey (Register of)
Melusina
Mélusines
Melyhalt (Lady)
Memento Mori (A)
Memnon
Memorable
Memory
Men in Buckram
Men of Kent
Men of Lawn
Men are but Children of a Larger Growth
Menah
Menalcas
Menam
Menamber
Mendicants
Mendoza (Daniel)
Menechmians