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The histology of the barleycorn is best studied by the examination of sections under the microscope.
This belief also associates itself with Barleycorn's second coming; so that the two events become identified at last.Preface to Androcles and the Lion|George Bernard Shaw
Barleycorn, John, the exhilarating spirit distilled from barley personified.The Nuttall Encyclopaedia|Edited by Rev. James Wood
Few of them bore the somatic signs of intimacy with Mr. Barleycorn.Idling in Italy|Joseph Collins
"Thank you," said the woman; and she gave the fairy twelve shillings, which was the price of the barleycorn.Hans Andersen's Fairy Tales|Hans Christian Andersen