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Author Allen, Irving L., 1931-2002.

Title The city in slang [electronic resource] : New York life and popular speech / Irving Lewis Allen.

Imprint New York : Oxford University Press, 1993.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe ProQuest E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 307 p. : ill., maps.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 275-287) and indexes.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Subject English language -- Spoken English -- New York (State) -- New York.
English language -- Social aspects -- New York (State) -- New York.
English language -- New York (State) -- New York -- Slang.
Popular culture -- New York (State) -- New York.
City and town life -- Terminology.
Americanisms -- New York (State) -- New York.
New York (N.Y.) -- Social life and customs.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 9780195092653
0195092651 (pbk.)
0195075919 (alk. paper)

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