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  • noun Plural form of reddleman.


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  • It was sometimes suggested that reddlemen were criminals for whose misdeeds other men wrongfully suffered -- that in escaping the law they had not escaped their own consciences, and had taken to the trade as a lifelong penance.

    The Return of the Native

  • That's only a curious way reddlemen have of going mad for a moment; but they don't hurt anybody.

    The Return of the Native


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