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Green's Dictionary of Slang in 3 Volumes

£250.00

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Written by Jonathon Green
Published by Chambers in 2010. An earlier version of this book was published in 2008 without citations
Excellent condition

The three volumes of Green's Dictionary of Slang demonstrate the sheer scope of a lifetime of research by Jonathon Green, the leading slang lexicographer of our time. A remarkable collection of this often reviled but endlessly fascinating area of the English language, it covers slang from the past five centuries right up to the present day, from all the different English-speaking countries and regions. Every word and phrase is authenticated by genuine and fully-referenced citations of its use, giving the work a level of authority and scholarship unmatched by any other publication in this field. Green's Dictionary of Slang is a groundbreaking work. Quite simply, it is the most authoritative and comprehensive record of slang ever to be made available.

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Author(s):
Jonathon Green
Condition:
As new
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0550104402
ISBN-13:
9780550104403
Publisher:
Chambers
Title:
Green's Dictionary of Slang in 3 Volumes

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Written by Jonathon Green
Published by Chambers in 2010. An earlier version of this book was published in 2008 without citations
Excellent condition

The three volumes of Green's Dictionary of Slang demonstrate the sheer scope of a lifetime of research by Jonathon Green, the leading slang lexicographer of our time. A remarkable collection of this often reviled but endlessly fascinating area of the English language, it covers slang from the past five centuries right up to the present day, from all the different English-speaking countries and regions. Every word and phrase is authenticated by genuine and fully-referenced citations of its use, giving the work a level of authority and scholarship unmatched by any other publication in this field. Green's Dictionary of Slang is a groundbreaking work. Quite simply, it is the most authoritative and comprehensive record of slang ever to be made available.

Author(s):
Jonathon Green
Condition:
As new
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
0550104402
ISBN-13:
9780550104403
Publisher:
Chambers
Title:
Green's Dictionary of Slang in 3 Volumes

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