In a word, we may set down "The Manxman" as melodrama—melodrama at its best, but still melodrama.
Potatoes and herrings, Mr. Christian; just a Manxman's supper.
It is not the cultured Manxman, the Manxman that goes to the ends of the earth, that makes the Manx nation valuable to study.
I'm a Manxman myself, mate, and I've got a lil Manx woman that's waiting for me yonder.
T' Manxman wouldn't have come by her end as she did if stout arms and good seamen could 'a' saved her.
Never was the name of Manxman so deservedly a badge of disgrace.
That definition requires that the Manxman had no hand in naming Man.
A good Manxman wrote to remonstrate with me for calling the book a "romance."
It was no merit in the eyes of the people that the new Bishop was himself a Manxman.
The Manxman may have appropriated them, but if he did so he was in a deadly earnest mood.