The translations of jailbird from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «jailbird» in English.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «JAILBIRD» OVER TIME
The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «jailbird» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «jailbird» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.
Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about jailbird
10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «JAILBIRD»
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Jailbird: A Novel
This wry tale follows bumbling bureaucrat Walter F. Starbuck from Harvard to the Nixon White House to the penitentiary as Watergate’s least known co-conspirator.
Kurt Vonnegut, 2010
Now Walter F. Starbuck is coming out of jail, into the brave new world of 1980s Manhattan, and this is the story of his first twenty-four hours of freedom.
Kurt Vonnegut, 2011
Once a Jailbird: A Novel
Hans Fallada, whose famous works include Alone in Berlin and The Drinker, brilliantly crafts this dark and moving novel, originally written in 1934, as he describes a seedy criminal underworld of shabby lives and violent deeds, showing how ...
Hans Fallada, 2014
Angela Wroboski has recently moved with her mother from their small hometown into the city to rid them of a dark past.
Shirlee Smith Matheson, 2010
Alison Grant is just five when her father is sent to prison for murder. Taunted at school for being a jailbird's daughter, then abandoned by her mother, she goes to live with her grandmother.
Irene Carr, 2012
A paradoxical blend of light and dark, Jailbird is a warm and humorous tale about the power of hope.
Heather Huffman, 2011
Plays: Girl from Maxim's; She's all yours; Flea in her ear; ...
This volume of new, sparkling translations by Kenneth McLeish contains three plays from the peak of his career, The Girl from Maxim 's, She's All Yours (La Main Passe) and A Flea in her Ear (La Puce a L'Oreille), together with an early work ...
Georges Feydeau, Henry McLeish, Kenneth McLeish, 2002
Longarm and the Kansas Jailbird
More information to be announced soon on this forthcoming title from Penguin USA
Tabor Evans, 1999
Many thought that John Taber would never show his face again in Charon after his prison term had been served. But Taber was intent on clearing his name.
Tom Anson, 1999
Kurt Vonnegut: A Critical Companion
Vonnegut made a strong comeback with the publication of Jailbird in 1979. The
novel is not only far superior to Slapstick, it also announces a new direction in
Vonnegut's work. With the exception of Galapagos (1985) and Timequake (1997)
Thomas F. Marvin, 2002
10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «JAILBIRD»
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Jailbird held for theft in Changanassery
Changanassery: A 31-year-old jailbird involved in a series of thefts across south Kerala was arrested at Changanassery. Jijish Karikulam from ... «onmanorama, Jul 15»
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As the only girl in the lineup, Gottschalk brought a touch of androgyny to Public School's roster and played the part of jailbird with attitude, ... «Style.com, Jul 15»
Bird-brained but fun, Chicken leaves you punning
... with the anxious rooster His Nibs (Nathan Pylypuk), the arrogant rooster Alphonso (Felix Leblanc) and the jailbird Stewer (Alyssa Billingsley). «Saskatoon StarPhoenix, Jul 15»
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He's hoping to go straight so he can be a decent dad to his young daughter whose mother ditched her jailbird husband for a cop. Pym has his ... «New Zealand Herald, Jul 15»
Maui's "Burn'n Love" Elvis show island hops to Waikiki
... the real story begins with Elvis swaying in front of the mic in plain clothes and early songs such as “Blue Suede Shoes” and “Jailbird Rock. «Hawaiimagazine.com, Jul 15»
Joking? Lee Daniels slams Emmy voters | CelebCafe.org
... jailbird-turned-music honcho Cookie Lyon in the breakout hit. Smollett seems to have missed the setup for an “Emmy nominations for Empire! «Celebrity Cafe - Entertainment News, Jul 15»
Downton Abbey's Michelle Dockery lands role as a jailbird con-artist in
From riches to rags! Downton Abbey's Michelle Dockery lands role as a jailbird con-artist in new drama Good Behaviour. By Kayleigh Giles For ... «Daily Mail, Jul 15»
Jailbird fraudster Robert Agius loses tax appeal
Jailbird fraudster Robert Agius loses tax appeal. Share; Share via Email · Share on Google Plus · Post on facebook wall · Share on twitter · Post ... «The Australian Financial Review, Jul 15»
Donovan McNabb's blood-alcohol level said to be twice the legal limit
This means the former Bird could become a jailbird. McNabb was involved in a non-injury collision with another vehicle on June 28. Yesterday ... «Philly.com, Jul 15»
Love Me Tender gets us all shook up at Sunderland Empire
Then along comes this motorbike-riding, guitar-playing `Elvis' character Chad (Ben Lewis) – a jailbird decked in his leather jacket, who injects ... «ChronicleLive, Jul 15»
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