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 Piper.Piper’s News or Hawker’s News, Fiddler’s News. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Piper that Played before Moses (By the).
 
Per tibicinem qui coram Mose modulatus est. This oath is from Tales in Blackwood [Magazine, May, 1838]: Father Tom and the Pope (name of the tale). (Notes and Queries, April 2, 1887, p. 276.)   1
 


 Piper.Piper’s News or Hawker’s News, Fiddler’s News. 

 
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