A dictionary of slang, jargon, & cant embracing English, American, and Anglo-Indian slang, ...

A dictionary of slang, jargon, & cant embracing English, American, and Anglo-Indian slang, pidgin English, tinkers' jargon and other irregular phraseology

Barrère, Albert, & Charles G. Leland

Published by printed for the subscribers only at the Ballantyne Press, [Edinburgh], 1889
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First edition limited to 675 copies of which this is no. 98, 2 volumes, square 8vo, text in double column; contemporary dark brown morocco-backed cloth, gilt-lettered spines, t.e.g., floral endpapers; leather rather scuffed and rubbed, else a very good, sound set. There is a Preface by Barrère, and a 12-page history of slang by Leland. BAL 11646 (for Leland); Black, Gypsy Bibliography, no. 198. Bookseller Inventory # 44578

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Title: A dictionary of slang, jargon, & cant ...

Publisher: printed for the subscribers only at the Ballantyne Press, [Edinburgh]

Publication Date: 1889

Binding: Hardcover

Edition: 1st Edition

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