A colourful pocket guide to slang, slander and swear words.
Learn the origin of phrases like "birthday suit" and discover slang lost to time with this handy pocket guide for lovers of slang, slurs and swear words. Originally published in 1785, the Classical Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue was one of the first collections of English slang, put together by a militia captain who collected the terms he overheard on his late-night excursions to London's slums, dockyards, and taverns.A Pocket Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue is perfect for livening up any conversation you're in.
A funny gift for wordplay, language, swearing, and insult fans, as well as fans of British humour and culture.
89 x 140 mm, 208 pages
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