New Zealand Slang - A Dictionary of Colloquialisms

By: Baker, Sidney, J.

Price: NZ$36.25

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Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket


Paper spine very rubbed and worn. 30mm abrasion to paper on front board. Internally good.; [vi], 114 pages. Papered card boards. Page dimensions: 184 x 123mm. "The first comprehensive survey yet made of indigenous English speech in this country - from the argot of whaling days to children's slang in the twentieth century." - from title page. [Bibliographical reference: Bagnall B92 - "Section on English-Maori transliterations."]

Title: New Zealand Slang - A Dictionary of Colloquialisms

Author Name: Baker, Sidney, J.

Categories: Other,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Christchurch, Whitcombe and Tombs: [1941]

Binding: Hardcover

Book Condition: Fair with no dust jacket

Seller ID: 19348