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Dictionary of American Slang

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Dictionary of American Slang
Dictionary of American Slang
Dictionary of American Slang
Dictionary of American Slang

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Vintage; 1960s
Very Good; wear and tears to dust jacket, scuffs on back cover
9.25" L x 6.25" W

Why We Love This

Dictionary of American Slang compiled and edited by Harold Wentworth, Ph.D. New York: Thomas Y. Crowell Company, 1967. 717 pages. Hardcover with dust jacket. More than 21,000 slang terms and familiar expressions that have acquired new meaning through popular culture. In addition to a dictionary of slang words and phrases, there are also sections on "children's bathroom vocabulary" and "synonyms for a drunk."
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About Vintage Rescue

Hope Berschler of Vintage Rescue has been rescuing eclectic 20th-century household treasures for more than two decades and delights in putting them back into circulation. She has an affinity for vintage books and ephemera, not only for their stories, but for their design, cultural references and yes, their covers. Curated especially for One Kings Lane, the items offered here are ready for you to rescue and use for vintage home decor and gifting.