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Literary usage of Rumpy
Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:
1. The Isle of Man: Its History, Physical, Ecclesiastical, Civil and Legendary by Joseph George Cumming (1848)
"The Samphire-gatherers.—Spanish Head.—rumpy cats.—The Calf Islet and Cow Harbour.—The city of the Conies. ..."
2. An Historical and Statistical Account of the Isle of Man, from the Earliest by Joseph Train (1845)
"A modern author speaks with more certainty by affirming that the rumpy is the genuine aboriginal cat of the Island.2 As a mouser, the rumpy is preferred to ..."
3. Report by British Association for the Advancement of Science (1871)
"The animal which attracts the attention of zoologist« is the Manx Cat, the Stubbin or rumpy, a tailless variety of the common Cat, Felii га/ut. ..."