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Robert Christy, comp.  Proverbs, Maxims and Phrases of All Ages.  1887.
 
Robin Hood
 
Many talk of Robin Hood that never shot in his bow.
Many talk of Little John that never did him know.
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Robin Hood’s pennyworth. (Applied to those who having gotten a thing irregularly sell it much below cost.)  2
Tales of Robin Hood are good enough for fools.  3
 
 
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