327 pp.; octavo, original blue cloth with cover lettering stamped in silver. Interesting compilation of American underworld slang. Text in double columns, many entries specify the particular branch of the criminal world using the defined term. "Board of Underworld Advisors" following title page includes such characters as Bad Bill; Bubbles; Chink; Chop Chop; Red Mack, et al. Blurb on front jacket panel quotes H. L. Mencken: "The best thing of its kind I have seen." Fine in moderately edgeworn pictorial dustjacket. Bookseller Inventory #
Title: DICTIONARY OF AMERICAN UNDERWORLD LINGO.
Publisher: Twayne Publishers, Inc. (1950)
Publication Date: 1950
Edition: First edition.
Book Description 1950), 1950. Book Condition: Fair. Acceptable condition. No Dust Jacket. Bookseller Inventory # S13K-00902
Book Description Twayne Publishers. Hardcover. Book Condition: Fair. Ex-Library Book - will contain Library Markings. Bookseller Inventory # GB000G2IG7GI5N10
Book Description Constable & Company Limited, Lon. Hardcover. Book Condition: Acceptable. Covered in clear plastic. Light foxing. Bookseller Inventory # mon0001219045
Book Description The Citadel Press, New York, 1962. Softcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: No. 1st Paperback. Very good softcover slightly scuffed with creased spine. 8vo 327 pgs. Size: 8vo. Bookseller Inventory # 014671
Book Description New York, Citadel Press, 1962., 1962. First paperbound edition. VG. Spine creases, cover a few abrasions. #DI3079. Bookseller Inventory # ldctir1992
Book Description No edition stated, published by Twayne Publishers, Inc., New York, 1950., 1950. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. No Jacket. 1st Edition. Very good condition. Bookplate on front endpaper. Spine tips and cover corners are rubbed. Three small spots on page fore edge and a tiny stain on top page edge. 327 pages. Bookseller Inventory # 16903
Book Description The Citadel Press, New York, New York USA, 1962. Soft cover. Book Condition: Good. Moderate wear to surface and edges of cover. Small stains and soiling on edge of text block. Pages are clean and binding is sound. Bookseller Inventory # 001800
Book Description Twayne Publishing, Inc., New York, 1950. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Good. First Edition. Dust jacket is unprice clipped, but has some tape marks to upper spiine, some chips. Bookseller Inventory # 0905009
Book Description New York: Twayne, 1950. Book Condition: Good. First. Shows some signs of wear, and may have some markings on the inside. Bookseller Inventory # GRP93887751
Book Description Twayne Publishers, Inc., 1950. Hardcover. Book Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. New York, 1950. 8vo, cloth with jacket, 327 pp. An attractive copy of this early slang dictionary in its jacket. Ownership marks to front pastedown else near fine. Jacket is very good with some chips to head and heel of spine and small closed tears. Bookseller Inventory # 16512