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Ship of the Desert

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The camel.

Three thousand camels his rank pastures fed,

Arabia’s wandering ships, for traffic bred.”


G. Sandys: Paraphrase from Job (1610).

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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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