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Heritage: When Wimbledon produced fine red wine and tulips

John Lambert's love of tulips was recalled in a satirical pack of Cavalier playing cards produced after the restoration of King Charles II. These lampooned key figures from the period of Oliver Cromwell's rule. Lambert,

John Lambert's love of tulips was recalled in a satirical pack of Cavalier playing cards produced after the restoration of King Charles II. These lampooned key figures from the period of Oliver Cromwell's rule. Lambert, "Knight of the Golden Tulip"

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