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What does OBEV stand for?

OBEV stands for Oxford Book of English Verse

This definition appears somewhat frequently

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24 Who enjoyed smoking cigars, quoting the Oxford Book of English Verse and drinking in Pomeroy's Wine Bar in Fleet Street?
As he says in his footnotes: 'It is a lesson of high instructiveness to examine the essential qualities which give first-rate poetical rank to lyrics such as Tomorrow or Sally in our Alley Palgrave was doing the equivalent of putting Eleanor Rigby into The Oxford Book of English Verse, and I've no idea why others have not followed his lead.