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The meaning of "the best of both worlds"

" The best of both worlds "
The benefits available from two apparently conflicting options.
I went on a sailing holiday and got to stay in a cosy beachside villa each night. It seemed like the best of both worlds.
Where did it originate?:
Britain, 19th century.
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