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 Bath Stone.Bath-kol (daughter of the voice). 
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E. Cobham Brewer 1810–1897. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898.
 
Bath (Major).
 
A poor, high-minded officer, who tries to conceal his poverty by bold speech and ostentatious bearing. Colman’s Poor Gentleman (Lieutenant Worthington) is a similar character. (Fielding: Amelia (a novel) 1751.)   1
 


 Bath Stone.Bath-kol (daughter of the voice). 

 
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