The Slang Dictionary

Author: John Camden Hotten
Publisher: CreateSpace
ISBN: 9781515214571
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The first issue of a work of this kind is, too, ever beset with difficulties, and the compiler was always aware that, though under the circumstances of its production the book was an undoubted success, it necessarily lacked many of the ...

A History Of Cant And Slang Dictionaries

Author: Julie Coleman
Publisher: OUP Oxford
ISBN: 0191563587
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Hotten was unfortunate in producing his dictionary at a time when reviewers
expected more than an amateur compilation from earlier sources. Readers, it
appears, were more easily satisfied. The second edition of Hotten's Slang
Dictionary (1860) The first edition of the dictionary was quickly sold out,12 and
the following year Hotten issued a second edition, retitled The Slang Dictionary
Etymological, Historical, and Anecdotal: A Second Edition, although urgently
called for, was not ...

Australian Plays For The Colonial Stage

Author: Richard Fotheringham
Publisher: Univ. of Queensland Press
ISBN: 9780702234880
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Morris Edward E. Morris, Dictionary of Australian Words, Names and Phrases (
1898; repr. Melbourne: Viking O'Neil, 1988). NA National Archives of Australia.
Nicoll Allardyce Nicoll, A History of English Drama 1 660-1 goo, 6 vols (
Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1960). NLA National Library of
Australia. ODQ Oxford ... Slang 1887 The Slang Dictionary : Etymological,
Historical and Anecdotal (London: Chatto & Windus, 1887). SMH Sydney
Morning Herald. Stevenson Burton ...

A Concise Bibliography For Students Of English

Author: Arthur Garfield Kennedy
Publisher: Stanford University Press
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... slang phrases in current use, with their derivation and philology. Chicago, R. J.
Kittredge and Co. for the author, 1891. 308 pp. 2979. Barrere, Albert, and Leland,
Chas. G. A Dictionary of Slang, Jargon, and Cant. Embracing English, American,
and Anglo-Indian slang, pidgin English, Gypsies' jargon, and other irregular
phraseology. 2nd ed. London, George Bell and Sons, 1897. 2 vols.— Original ed.
1889-90. 2980. The Slang Dictionary. Etymological, historical, and anecdotal.

English Surnames Their Sources And Significations

Author: Charles Wareing Endell Bardsley
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Larwood and Hotten's plums, because the good things are so numerous asTto
defy the most wholesale depredation."— The Times. help me through this world 1
*,* Nearly 100 most curious illustrations on wood are given, showing the signs
which were formerly hung from taverns, &'c. HANDBOOK OP COLLOQUIALISMS.
The Slang Dictionary : Etymological, Historical, and Anecdotal. An Entirely New
Edition, revised throughout, and considerably Enlarged, containing upwards of a

Hogarth S Works With Life And Anecdotal Descriptions Of His Pictures Complete

Author: John Ireland
Publisher: Library of Alexandria
ISBN: 1465608044
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Nearly 100 most curious illustrations on wood are given, showing the various old
signs which were formerly hung from taverns and other houses. CHARLES
DICKENS' EARLY SKETCHES. Sketches of Young Couples, Young Ladies and
Young Gentlemen. By "Quiz" (Charles Dickens). With 18 Steelplate Illustrations
by "Phiz" (H. K. Browne). A New Edition, crown 8vo, cloth gilt, 4s. 6d. [Preparing.
The Slang Dictionary: Etymological, Historical, and Anecdotal. An Entirely New
Edition, ...

Origin Of Kibosh

Author: Gerald Cohen
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1351809903
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... the Streets of London, the Universities of Oxford and Cambridge, the Houses of
Parliament, the Dens of St. Giles, and the Palaces of St. James: Preceded by a
History of Cant and Vulgar Language: With Glossaries of Two Secret Languages,
Spoken by the Wandering Tribes of London, the Costermongers, and the
Patterers. (sic: long title). London: Hotten. ______ 1874. The Slang Dictionary,
Etymological, Historical, and Anecdotal. A new, i.e., 4th edition. London: Chatto
and Windus.

The Cambridge History Of The English Language

Author: Norman Francis Blake
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521264792
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Also published as The Slang Dictionary: Etymological, Historical and Anecdotal.
London: Chatto and Windus, 1882. Hughes, .Arthur, and Peter Trudgill. 1979.
English Accents and Dialects. London: Arnold. 1 lumbug, 1 lenry |pseudonym|.
1758. "A Plan and Proposals for an I lospital, or Public Asylum, for Decayed and
Infirm Thief-Takers." In The History of the Ijfe of Jonathan Wild, the Great, by I
lenry Fielding, Ixxiii-lxxx. Reprint "To which is added a contemporary life of
Jonathan Wild.

White And Black

Author: George Campbell
Publisher: Applewood Books
ISBN: 1429004428
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Slang Dictionary, The : Etymological, Historical, and Anecdotal. An Entirely New
Edition, revised throughout, and considerably Enlarged. M Wears glad to see the
Slang Dictionary reprinted and enlarged Fromahigh scientific point of view this
book is net to be despised. Of course it cannot fail to be amusing also. It contains
the very vocabulary of unrestrained humour, and oddity', andgrotesoueness. In a
word, it provides valuable material both for the student of language and the
student ...