Sailors' Language: A Collection of Sea-terms and Their Definitions (Google eBook)

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Sampson Low, Marston, Searle, & Rivington, 1883 - English language - 164 pages
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Sailors' Language - Lobscouse and Dandy-Funk p.xii
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JSTOR: The Language of Melville's "Isolatoes"
The Language of Melville's "Isolatoes". C. Merton Babcock. Western Folklore, Vol. 10, No. 4, 285-289. Oct., 1951. The Language of Melville's "Isolatoes" C. ...
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