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 Ribston Pippin.Ricciardet’to. 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Ricardo,
 
in the opera of I Purita’ni, is Sir Richard Forth, a Puritan, commander of Plymouth fortress. Lord Walton promised to give him his daughter Elvi’ra in marriage, but Elvira had engaged her affections to Lord Arthur Talbot, a Cavalier, to whom ultimately she was married.   1
 


 Ribston Pippin.Ricciardet’to. 

 
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