Slang: The Topical Dictionary of Americanisms (Hardcover)
The Topical Dictionary of Americanisms
Walker & Company, 9780802715319, 418pp.
Publication Date: September 1, 2006
About the Author
Praise For Slang: The Topical Dictionary of Americanisms…
Praise for Paul Dickson: "With focus, a passion for language, and a word-class ear, Dickson has produced brilliant chapter after brilliant chapter, any one of which would be a lifetime achievement for most lexicographers."--Tom Dalzell, Senior Editor The New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English and author of Flappers 2 Rappers--American Youth Slang and The Slang of Sin