The Slang Dictionary Etymological Historical And Anecdotal

Author: John Hotten
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A Dictionary of Modern Slang, Cant and Vulgar Words is a dictionary of slang originally compiled by publisher and lexicographer John Camden Hotten in 1859.The first edition was published in 1859, with the full title and subtitle: A ...

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
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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, ...

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 ...

Dickens Studies Newsletter

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Other methods of study included the history of the language, dialect study, and
the study of language changes in terms of both sound and function. The
anecdotal presentation of the etymology of slang terms was successfully used in
an article on a recent book, J. C. Hotten's Slang Dictionary, Etymological,
Historical, and Anecdotal (Chatto and Windus, l874). The author of An Old Mine
Re-opened" (/* J7J.NS l3[l70ct. 1874], 6-10) went far beyond the information in
Hotten to demonstrate ...

Florence Nightingale And The Birth Of Professional Nursing

Author: Brace of Cantabs
Publisher: Thoemmes Pr
ISBN: 9781855066359
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.[of] the University of Cambridge... (1824) Volume 2 Francis Grose Lexicon
Balatronicum. A Dictionary of Buckish Slang, University Wit, and Pickpocket
Eloquence (1811) Volume 3 John Camden Hotten (ed.) The Slang Dictionary:
Etymological, Historical and Anecdotal, new ed. (1874) Volume 4 Bath Charles
Smart and Henry Thomas Crofton The Dialect of the English Gypsies, 2nd
revised and greatly enlarged ed. (1875) Volume 5 Anon. The Mushri-English
Pronouncing Dictionary, ...