The Perseus was a British, nine-cylinder, single-row, air-cooled radial aircraft engine produced by the Bristol Engine Company starting in 1932. It was the first production sleeve valve aero engine.
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There are ladies of honour that love him well,
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—Unknown. Squire and Milkmaid; or, Blackberry Fold (l. 14)