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The Routledge Dictionary of Historical Slang
Language: en
Pages: 6031
Authors: Eric Partridge
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1973 - Publisher: Psychology Press

Drawn from the Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English, with the emphasis on the expressions used or coined before 1914.
The Routledge Dictionary of Historical Slang
Language: en
Pages: 6031
Authors: Eric Partridge
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-09-02 - Publisher: Routledge

Drawn from the Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English, with the emphasis on the expressions used or coined before 1914.
The Routledge Dictionary of Modern American Slang and Unconventional English
Language: en
Pages: 1120
Authors: Eric Partridge
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Includes words and phrases from United States history and from such current subcultures as technology and the Internet, the media, recent immigrants, and fashio
The New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English
Language: en
Pages: 2506
Authors: Eric Partridge
Categories: English language
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-07-07 - Publisher:

Booklist Top of the List Reference Source The heir and successor to Eric Partridge's brilliant magnum opus, The Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English,
Paraphernalia
Language: en
Pages: 256
Authors: Steven Connor
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-06-09 - Publisher: Profile Books

From keys and handkerchiefs to sweets and rubber bands, the curious objects we surround ourselves with, though often seemingly mundane, have a magical quality.
Walford's Guide to Reference Material: Generalia, language and literature, the arts
Language: en
Pages: 1210
Authors: Albert John Walford
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 1996 - Publisher: London : Library Association Publishing

From its first edition the purpose of Walford has been to identify and evaluate the widest possible range of reference materials. No rigid definition of referen
Walford's Guide to Reference Material
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Albert John Walford
Categories: Reference books
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher:

Walford's Guide to Reference Material: Generalia, language & literature, the arts
Language: en
Pages: 1180
Authors: Albert John Walford
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 1993 - Publisher: Library Assn Pub Limited

This book has achieved international recognition as a reference tool and a "one-stop" daily information source. This new edition features many topics, and is in
Walford's Guide to Reference Material
Language: en
Pages: 1068
Authors: Marilyn Mullay
Categories: Arts
Type: BOOK - Published: 1989 - Publisher: London : Library Association

**** The British counterpart to Sheehy (in which it is recommended--and vice versa), distributed in the US by Unipub. Volume 3 completes the 5th edition with 8,
A Guide to World Language Dictionaries
Language: en
Pages: 488
Authors: Andrew Dalby
Categories: Reference
Type: BOOK - Published: 1998 - Publisher: Facet Pub

This single-volume reference offers a practical, evaluative guide to the main general dictionaries of the world's languages. It provides selective, critical ann