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 Lincolnshire Bagpipes.Linden Tree (A). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Lindab’rids.
 
A heroine in The Mirror of Knighthood, whose name at one time was a synonym for a kept mistress, in which sense it was used by Scott, Kenilworth and Woodstock.   1
 


 Lincolnshire Bagpipes.Linden Tree (A). 

 
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