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  • noun Plural form of Martello.


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  • She mingled with them, or else sat down prettily in a corner, talked to the artistes: other Martellos, other Nunkies; new faces every week, according to the theaters they were at: owners of troupes; sketch comedians, serio-comics; dancers of the Roofer class; laced-up, glittering

    The Bill-Toppers J. Andr�� Castaigne

  • No, a carpenter or scene-shifter, perhaps, or else the Martellos, brother and sister, going to practise slack-wire, head and hand balancing.

    The Bill-Toppers J. Andr�� Castaigne


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