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The City in Slang: New York Life and Popular Speech (Paperback)
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The City in Slang: New York Life and Popular Speech (Paperback)

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Paperback 320 Pages / Published: 20/04/1995
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Irving Lewis Allen provides an insightful history of the rise of New York as a metropolis and the accompanying slang that surrounded it. Anecdotal and at times analytical, this book is both a lexicon of slang and a history of recent casual language.

Publisher: Oxford University Press Inc
ISBN: 9780195092653
Number of pages: 320
Weight: 446 g
Dimensions: 214 x 142 x 22 mm

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