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 Bloody Hand.Bloody Week (The). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Bloody Wedding.
 
St. Bartholomew’s slaughter in 1572 is so called because it took place during the marriage feast of Henri (afterwards Henri IV.) and Marguerite (daughter of Catherine de Medici).   1
 


 Bloody Hand.Bloody Week (The). 

 
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