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 Cockles of the Heart.Cockney. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Cockledemoy (A).
 
An amusing rogue, a sort of Tyll Eulenspiegel. A character in Marston’s comedy of The Dutch Courtesan. He cheats Mrs. Mulligrub, a vintner’s wife, of a goblet and salmon.   1
 


 Cockles of the Heart.Cockney. 

 
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