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1811 Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue

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Author: Francis Grose, Campbell McCutcheon

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.

Book ISBN 9781848680623

Book Format Paperback

pages 224 pages

Publication Date 15 Nov 2008

Height 234

Width 156

Regular Price: £14.99

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