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John Bartlett (1820–1905).  Familiar Quotations, 10th ed.  1919.
 
 
NUMBER:6374
AUTHOR:Benjamin, Earl of Beaconsfield Disraeli (1804–1881)
QUOTATION:  A dark horse 1 which had never been thought of, and which the careless St. James had never even observed in the list, rushed past the grand stand in sweeping triumph.
ATTRIBUTION:The young Duke. Book i. Chap. v.
 
Note 1.
A political phrase common in the United States. [back]
 

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