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Frank J. Wilstach, comp.  A Dictionary of Similes.  1916.
  Bald as a billiard ball.
  Bald as an egg.
  Bald, as ’twere a scalp, reft of its hairs.
            —Arabian Nights
  His head was as bald as the palm of your hand.
            —Richard Harris Barham
  Bald as a Greek monk.
            —Richard Hovey
  Bald as is the winter tree.
            —William Morris
  Bald as a coot.
            —English Proverb
  Bald as a cannon ball.
            —William Makepeace Thackeray
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