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 Peter.Peter Parley. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Peter Botte Mountain,
 
in the island of Mauritius; so called from a Dutchman who scaled its summit, but lost his life in coming down. It is a rugged cone, more than 2,800 feet in height.   1
 


 Peter.Peter Parley. 

 
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