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The insult dictionary

Julie Tibbott

The insult dictionary

history"s best slights, street talk, and slang

by Julie Tibbott

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  • 29 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Invective,
  • Dictionaries,
  • English language,
  • Slang,
  • Obscene words

  • Edition Notes

    StatementJulie Tibbott
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE3721 T55 2013
    The Physical Object
    Pagination174 pages
    Number of Pages174
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27146316M
    ISBN 10162145066X
    ISBN 109781621450665
    LC Control Number2012044236
    OCLC/WorldCa815376922


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