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Apple of Love

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Apple of Love.

Apples of love are of three sorts; the most common having long trailing branches, with rough leaves and yellow joints, succeeded by apples, as they are called, at the joints, not round, but bunched; of a pale orange shining pulp, and seeds within. Mortimer's Art of Husbandry.

Sources: Mortimer, John (62)

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Cite this page: Johnson, Samuel. "Apple of Love." A Dictionary of the English Language: A Digital Edition of the 1755 Classic by Samuel Johnson. Edited by Brandi Besalke. Last modified: February 13, 2014. http://johnsonsdictionaryonline.com/?p=3449.


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