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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
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Coke, in the Institutes, says the first king that wrote we in his grants was King John. All the kings before him wrote ego (I). This is not correct, as Richard Lion-heart adopted the royal we. (See Rymer’s Fœdera.)   1
 


 Wayzgoose.We Three. 

 
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