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 King of the BeggarsKing of the Herrings (The). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
King of the Forest.
 
The oak, which not only braves the storm, but fosters the growth of tender parasites under its arms.   1
 


 King of the BeggarsKing of the Herrings (The). 

 
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