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  • Slang: To-Day and Yesterday book cover

    Slang

    To-Day and Yesterday, 1st Edition

    By Eric Partridge

    First published in 1933, this book explores both contemporary and historical slang, focusing on the characteristics and quirks of the English and American languages. As well as looking at commonly used slang, there are sections that give the reader insight into more unusual areas such as Cockney…

    Hardback – 2015-05-22
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    Routledge Revivals: The Selected Works of Eric Partridge

  • A Dictionary of Abbreviations: With Especial Attention to War-Time Abbreviations book cover

    A Dictionary of Abbreviations

    With Especial Attention to War-Time Abbreviations, 1st Edition

    By Eric Partridge

    First published in 1942, this dictionary was designed to help civilians and members of H.M. forces to make their way amid the jungle of wartime abbreviations. The preface notes that newspaper readers, sailors, soldiers and airmen had to thrust themselves, like explorers, into these abbreviations in…

    Hardback – 2015-05-22
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    Routledge Revivals: The Selected Works of Eric Partridge

  • A New Testament Word Book: A Glossary book cover

    A New Testament Word Book

    A Glossary, 1st Edition

    By Eric Partridge

    First published in 1940, this book provides a literary dictionary to the New Testament. The treatment of selected words and phrases is not theological, but lexicographical and etymological. Each entry is introduced by illustrative quotations from the New Testament, and the book provides an…

    Hardback – 2015-05-22
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    Routledge Revivals: The Selected Works of Eric Partridge

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