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❰Epub❯ ❧ A Classical Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue Author Francis Grose – 11th-century.co The many vulgar allusions and cant expressions that so freuently occur in our common conversation and periodical publications make a work of this kind extremely useful if not absolutely necessary not The many vulgar allusions and cant expressions that so freuently occur in our common conversation and periodical publications make a work of this kind extremely useful if not absolutely necessary not only to foreigners but even to native residents at a distance from the metropolis or who do not mix in the busy world; without some such help they might hunt through.

All the ordinary dictionaries from Alpha to Omega in search of the words “black legs lame duck a plumb malingeror nip cheese darbies and the new drop” although these are all terms of well known import at New market Exchange alley the City the Parade Wapping and Newgate The fashionable words or favorite expressions of the day also find their way into our poli.

eBook 11th century.co Ì A Classical Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue PDF/EPUB

eBook 11th century.co Ì A Classical Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue PDF/EPUB 1731? 1791

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  1. Eggp Eggp says:

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  4. Graychin Graychin says:

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  5. Steven Steven says:

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  6. Jenny Schmenny Jenny Schmenny says:

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  7. Steve Mitchell Steve Mitchell says:

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  8. Elizabeth Elizabeth says:

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