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1811 Dictionary Of The Vulgar Tongue

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Captain Grose Et Al

Excerpts: [... Market, Dublin, or other Irish blackguard among whom the exclamation, or oath, by the Holy Father (meaning the Pope), is common. ...... appearance of a ship's light. Ships bearing towards it, run on shore, and being wrecked, are plundered by the inhabitants. This diabolical ...... worth a great quantity for the money, a bargain. He has'got a lumping penny-worth frequently said of ...]
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