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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Paris-Garden.
 
A bear-garden; a noisy, disorderly place. In allusion to the bear-garden so called on the Thames bank-side, kept by Robert de Paris in the reign of Richard II.   1
        “Do you take the court for a Paris-garden?”—Shakespeare: Henry VIII., v. 3.
 


 ParisParish Registers. 

 
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