... Ward or Wife. (Thieves), a chain. Clinkerum (old), the gaol. From the old prison called the " Clink." Clink-rig (thieves), stealing tankards from public-houses. Clipper (general), something very good, very fast, above the average. Derived from the...
The True History of a Little Ragamuffin. [By J. G.] - Página 90
por James Greenwood (the novelist.) - 1866 - 133 páginas
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