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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Sally Lunn.
 
A tea-cake; so called from Sally Lunn, the pastrycook of Bath, who used to cry them about in a basket at the close of the eighteenth century. Dalmer, the baker, bought her recipe, and made a song about the buns.   1
 


 Sally.Sallyport. 

 
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