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 Lord Burleigh.Lord Foppington. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Lord Fanny.
 
A nickname given to Lord Hervey for his effeminate and foppish manners. He painted his face, and was as pretty in his ways as a boarding-school miss. (In the reign of George II.)   1
 


 Lord Burleigh.Lord Foppington. 

 
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