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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Farmer George.
 
George III.; so called from his farmer-like manners, taste, dress, and amusements. (1738, 1760–1820.)   1
       
“A better farmer ne’er brushed dew from lawn.”
       
Byron; Vision of Judgment.
 


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