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 Holy Writ.Holy of Holies (The). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Holy Maid of Kent (The).
 
Elizabeth Barton, who incited the Roman Catholics to resist the progress of the Reformation, and pretendéd to act under direct inspiration. She was hanged at Tyburn in 1534.   1
 


 Holy Writ.Holy of Holies (The). 

 
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