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Grocott & Ward, comps.  Grocott’s Familiar Quotations, 6th ed.  189-?.
 
Gentleman
 
When Adam dolve and Eve span,
Who was then a Gentleman?
        Pegge.—Curialia Miscellanea, 173.
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The Prince of Darkness.
        Shakespeare.—King Lear, Act III. Scene 4. (Edgar and Gloster.)
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The grand old name of gentleman,
Defamed by every charlatan,
And soil’d with all ignoble use.
        Tennyson.—In Memoriam, CX. Verse 6.
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