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Tammas Bodkin

Or The Humors Of A Scottish Tailor

by William Duncan Latto

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Published by Kessinger Publishing, LLC .
Written in English


The Physical Object
FormatHardcover
Number of Pages388
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10569202M
ISBN 100548244154
ISBN 109780548244159

bodkin (bŏd′kĭn) n. 1. A small, sharply pointed instrument for making holes in fabric or leather. 2. A blunt needle for pulling tape or ribbon through a series of loops or a hem. 3. A long hairpin, usually with an ornamental head. 4. Printing An awl or pick for extracting letters from set type. 5. A dagger or stiletto. [Middle English boidekin, of. The following is one of the many epistles of Tammas Bodkin, the character used by editor William D. Latto to speak frankly (and amusingly) on current affairs. Latto became editor of the people’s journal in December and used the platform to launch Tammas, bringing himself a fair amount of fame in Victorian Scotland.

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A bodkin is a small tool for piecing holes in leather etc. This term borrows the early bodikin version of that word, not for its meaning but just because of the alliteration with body, to make a euphemistic version of the oath God's body. This would otherwise have been unacceptable to a pious audience. That is, odds bodkins is a minced oath. Tain Bodkin, Actor: The Giant Spider Invasion. Tain Bodkin was born on Decem in Evanston, Illinois, USA as Tain Seymour Bodkin. He is an actor, known for The Giant Spider Invasion (), The Incredible Hulk () and Frankenstein Island ().Occupation: Actor.


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Excerpt from Tammas Bodkin: Swatches O' Hodden-Grey Worth makes the man, the want Of it the fellow, And all the rest is leather and prunella. The ancestral seat 0' the Bodkin family has been, time oot O' mind at Buttonhole, a sma' bit placie in the parish O : W.

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At the same time, the writer of Tammas Bodkin has a shrewd insight into Scotch character ; and his tailor, if Tammas Bodkin book quite so interesting as his predecessor, Mamie Wauch of Dalkeith, shows, before we are Tammas Bodkin book with the various incidents and character, —revelations that constitute this book, that he is a good deal more than the ninth part of a.

Full text of "Tammas Bodkin: swatches o'hodden-grey" See other formats. Additional Physical Format: Print version: Latto, William Duncan. Tammas Bodkin.

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Scots [] Adjective []. eeksie-peeksie (comparative mair eeksie-peeksie, superlative maist eeksie-peeksie). equal. William Duncan Latto, Tammas Bodkin: or the Humours of a Scottish tailor On recoverin' consciousness, my first glower was direckit towards the elders' bucht, an' there I beheld my faither an' his brethren o' the eldership, rakin' at their eeholes, whilk was as muckle.

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The Squirrel Book Shop. items. Religion & Mythology. Round Table Books, LLC. items. Novels, Poetry & Literature. Round Table Books, LLC. Our first sight of guisin appears in W D Latto’s Tammas Bodkin (): “Ye maun ken that this is the guizin time o year”. Nowadays, this is of course, an activity which takes place at Halloween but this was not always the ers: Marsha Forchuk Skrypuch has 26 books on Goodreads with ratings.

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Decorated daggers were not only lethal weapons but were works of art. Fif. Latto Tammas Bodkin, Swatches o' Hodden-Grey xxiii.: Then cam' the Beukin whan ye had to drink a cawker oot o' the Dominie's bottle. [ buke, buik, buk, beuk, etc.

In all the Sc. dials. the Eng. form book, n. and v., with its derivatives is common, owing to the influence of the use of the Eng.

Bible in the churches and. "The People’s Journal, “A Penny Saturday paper devoted to the interests of the Working Classes”, was one of the most successful and culturally influential publications in Victorian the beginning, the Journal set out to represent ordinary men and women, and it provided a platform for their opinions and experiences, publishing readers’ letters, stories, and especially .Tammas Bodkin: or, the humours of a Scottish tailor (anon.) Tammas Bodkin.

Swatches o’ hodden-grey ‘Lauchmonen’Old Thom’s harvest Laud, Abp. William Works a (–60) The history of his troubles and tryal written by himself, with the diary of his life (vol.WD Latto in his Tammas Bodkin persona.

After the tax was repealed inmany writers in Scots enjoyed a surge in readership, and the popularity of serialised books continues to this day.