The Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue: A Dictionary of British Slang, University Wit, and Pickpocket Eloquence. Unabridged from the Original 1811 Edition with a Foreword by Robert Cromie. Compiled originally by Captain Grose.
Vulgar witticisms fashionable 200 years ago. This book was a huge hit in 1811. Today it gives us great insight into the humor of the time. Chuckle over how Georgians and early Victorians verbally assaulted one another. 285 pgs, Hb, Dj. Hersperus Press Ltd,, London. NEW. $11.00