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Blackguardiana: or, A Dictionary of Rogues, Bawds, Pimps, Whores, Pickpockets, Shoplifters, Mail-Robbers, Coiners, House-Breakers, Murderers, Pirates, Gipsies, Mountebanks, &c. &c.

Title:Blackguardiana: or, A Dictionary of Rogues, Bawds, Pimps, Whores, Pickpockets, Shoplifters, Mail-Robbers, Coiners, House-Breakers, Murderers, Pirates, Gipsies, Mountebanks, &c. &c.
Editor:Caulfield, James, 1764-1826
Contributor:Grose, Francis, 1731?-1791
Note:anonymous, but attributed to Caulfield as an expanded version of Grose's Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue; ca. 1793
  
Link:
Stable link here:http://onlinebooks.library.upenn.edu/webbin/book/lookupid?key=olbp73044
  
Subject:English language -- Slang
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