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1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar tongue. A Dictionary of Buckish Slang, University Wit, and Pickpocket Eloquence. Unabridged from the original 1811 edition with a foreword

GROSE, Francis) CROMIE, Robert.

Published by Digest Books,, Northfield, Illinois:, 1971
ISBN 10: 069580216X / ISBN 13: 9780695802165
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Title: 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar tongue. A ...

Publisher: Digest Books,, Northfield, Illinois:

Publication Date: 1971

Binding: Paperback

Book Condition: Good+

Edition: Reprint.

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A good, clean, tight copy. Outer covers a little marked, owner inscription to title page, small crease to lower cover. viii + unpaginated dictionary. ; Unabridged from the original 1811 edition with a foreword. Bookseller Inventory # 25051

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Synopsis: This indispensible guide to 'Slang, University Wit and Pickpocket Eloquence' contains fascinating insights into the humour and mentality of its compilers. Enrich your vocabulary with the vulgar witticisms fashionable 200 years ago; wince at jests considered well beyond the pale today. 1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue is reproduced here unabridged, in its politically incorrect glory.

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