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Vessels of Paper (Grose 1811 Dictionary)

Vessels of Paper

Half a quarter of a sheet.

Definition taken from The 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue, originally by Francis Grose.

Venus’s Curse * Vicar of Bray

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Nathan Bailey's 1736 Dictionary of canting and thieving slang

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Vamper
Van
Van-neck
Vardy
Varlets
Varment
Vaulting School
Velvet
Venerable Monosyllable
Venus’s Curse
Vessels of Paper
Vicar of Bray
Vice Admiral of the Narrow Seas
Victualling Office
Vincent’s Law
Vinegar
Vixen
To Vowel
Uncle
Understrapper
Under Dubber