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The American slangist

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Published by [s.n.] in Blenheim [Ont.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Slang.,
  • English language -- Slang.,
  • Argot.,
  • Anglais (Langue) -- Argot.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Sherman Malcolm
    SeriesCIHM/ICMH Microfiche series = CIHM/ICMH collection de microfiches -- no. 27992
    The Physical Object
    FormatMicroform
    Pagination1 microfiche (45 fr.).
    Number of Pages45
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL24159184M
    ISBN 100665279922

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