A Dictionary of Archaic and Provincial Words, Vol. 2 of 2: Obsolete Phrases, Proverbs, and Ancient Customs, From the Fourteenth Century (Classic Reprint)

5 avg rating
( 2 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9781330637074: A Dictionary of Archaic and Provincial Words, Vol. 2 of 2: Obsolete Phrases, Proverbs, and Ancient Customs, From the Fourteenth Century (Classic Reprint)
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

Excerpt from A Dictionary of Archaic and Provincial Words, Vol. 2 of 2: Obsolete Phrases, Proverbs, and Ancient Customs, From the Fourteenth Century

Jacks-alive. A game, played by passing round and twirling a match or lighted paper, and he in whose hand it dies, pays a forfeit. Moor mentions it, p. 238.

Jack-sauce. An impudent fellow. It occurs in How to Choose a Good Wife, 1634.

About the Publisher

Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com

This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Halliwell, James Orchard
Published by Forgotten Books 7/31/2016 (2016)
ISBN 10: 1330637070 ISBN 13: 9781330637074
New Paperback or Softback Quantity Available: 10
Seller:
BargainBookStores
(Grand Rapids, MI, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Forgotten Books 7/31/2016, 2016. Paperback or Softback. Condition: New. A Dictionary of Archaic and Provincial Words, Vol. 2 of 2: Obsolete Phrases, Proverbs, and Ancient Customs, from the Fourteenth Century (Classic Repri. Book. Seller Inventory # BBS-9781330637074

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 23.62
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

2.

James Orchard Halliwell
Published by Forgotten Books (2017)
ISBN 10: 1330637070 ISBN 13: 9781330637074
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Print on Demand
Seller:
Book Depository International
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Forgotten Books, 2017. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****. Excerpt from A Dictionary of Archaic and Provincial Words, Vol. 2 of 2: Obsolete Phrases, Proverbs, and Ancient Customs, From the Fourteenth Century Jacks-alive. A game, played by passing round and twirling a match or lighted paper, and he in whose hand it dies, pays a forfeit. Moor mentions it, p. 238. Jack-sauce. An impudent fellow. It occurs in How to Choose a Good Wife, 1634. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. Seller Inventory # AAV9781330637074

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 23.93
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

3.

Halliwell, James Orchard
Published by Forgotten Books (2018)
ISBN 10: 1330637070 ISBN 13: 9781330637074
New Paperback Quantity Available: > 20
Print on Demand
Seller:
Murray Media
(North Miami Beach, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Forgotten Books, 2018. Paperback. Condition: New. Never used! This item is printed on demand. Seller Inventory # 1330637070

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 24.47
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

4.

Halliwell, James Orchard
Published by Forgotten Books
ISBN 10: 1330637070 ISBN 13: 9781330637074
New PAPERBACK Quantity Available: > 20
Seller:
Russell Books
(Victoria, BC, Canada)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Forgotten Books. PAPERBACK. Condition: New. 1330637070 Special order direct from the distributor. Seller Inventory # ING9781330637074

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 25.46
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 7.00
From Canada to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

5.

James Orchard Halliwell
Published by Forgotten Books (2017)
ISBN 10: 1330637070 ISBN 13: 9781330637074
New Paperback Quantity Available: 10
Print on Demand
Seller:
The Book Depository
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Forgotten Books, 2017. Paperback. Condition: New. Language: English . Brand New Book ***** Print on Demand *****.Excerpt from A Dictionary of Archaic and Provincial Words, Vol. 2 of 2: Obsolete Phrases, Proverbs, and Ancient Customs, From the Fourteenth Century Jacks-alive. A game, played by passing round and twirling a match or lighted paper, and he in whose hand it dies, pays a forfeit. Moor mentions it, p. 238. Jack-sauce. An impudent fellow. It occurs in How to Choose a Good Wife, 1634. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works. Seller Inventory # AAV9781330637074

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 33.69
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds

6.

James Orchard Halliwell
Published by Forgotten Books (2016)
ISBN 10: 1330637070 ISBN 13: 9781330637074
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Books Express
(Portsmouth, NH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Forgotten Books, 2016. Paperback. Condition: New. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 1330637070n

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 104.08
Convert Currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, Rates & Speeds