English citations of stiletti
1873, Edward Dundas McQueen Gray, Elsa, page 591:
- Makebate statesmen with stiletti
Fix how borders ran ;
Bismarck bruff, and Benedetti,
Do you like the plan ?
1891, Godfrey Egremont, Poems and Songs, page 101:
- You are thinking of the old time, Francesco ; of the day when you and Luigi disturbed Von Hochwald’s marriage‐feast with your stiletti.
1905, Oscar Browning, Napoleon: the First Phase, page 37:
- The possession of guns was forbidden, as was also the sale of stiletti, but there was great difficulty in putting down assassination.