The new Partridge dictionary of slang and unconventional English (Book, 2013) [Portland Community College Library]
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The new Partridge dictionary of slang and unconventional English

The new Partridge dictionary of slang and unconventional English

Author: Eric Partridge; Tom Dalzell; Terry Victor
Publisher: London ; New York : Routledge, cop. 2013.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
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The definitive record of post-World War Two slang, anyone with a fascination or passion for language will delight in the wit and intelligence of this invaluable resource.

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Genre/Form: Dizionari
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Eric Partridge; Tom Dalzell; Terry Victor
ISBN: 9780415619493 0415619491 9780415699488 0415699487 9780415699495 0415699495
OCLC Number: 878836740
Description: 2 v. ; 26 cm
Contents: V. 1.: A-I --
v. 2.: J-Z.
Responsibility: edited by Tom Dalzell and Terry Victor.
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Praise for the first edition: 'A veritable Madame Tussaud's of the vulgar language. It is a really epoch-making, monumental piece of work, carried out with astonishing industry and learning.' - New Read more...

 
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