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Rackham

[rak-uh m] /ˈræk əm/
noun
1.
Arthur, 1867–1939, English illustrator and painter.
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  • During many voyages Anne sailed with Captain Rackham, and wherever there was pirate's work to do, she was on deck to do it.

    Buccaneers and Pirates of Our Coasts Frank Richard Stockton
  • Rackham wouldn't clinch it with his oath unless I told him your name.

    Blackbeard: Buccaneer Ralph D. Paine
  • The library at Rackham Park was a small, oblong room, with a big window upon the garden.

    The Summons A.E.W. Mason
  • Luttrell told me you were both off to Rackham Park this week for Gatwick.

    The Summons A.E.W. Mason
  • It was in the years of the Rackham craze, and she had just discovered a reproduction of the Midsummer Helen.

    Regiment of Women Clemence Dane
  • The news had reached Rackham, as it had reached every other house in the country-side.

    The Summons A.E.W. Mason
  • She went up to her room rejoicing that she had chosen that week to visit Rackham Park.

    The Summons A.E.W. Mason
  • It was at this juncture that Rackham brought word of a contrary turn in the affairs of Denis.

    Denis Dent Ernest W. Hornung
  • It was, in fact, ten o'clock when Hillyard returned to Rackham Park.

    The Summons A.E.W. Mason
  • "He's not got his license, and he's going to the Logs," says Rackham, showing his white teeth in the sun.

    Denis Dent Ernest W. Hornung
British Dictionary definitions for Rackham

Rackham

/ˈrækəm/
noun
1.
Arthur. 1867–1939, English artist, noted for his book illustrations, esp of fairy tales
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