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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Branghtons (The).
 
Vulgar, malicious, jealous women. The characters are taken from Miss Burney’s novel called Evelina. One of the brothers is a Cockney snob.   1
 


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