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Jibber Jabber and Giffle Gaffle By Elanor Clarke

Jibber Jabber and Giffle Gaffle by Elanor Clarke

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Summary

Swear like a sparrow-mouthed snick fadger with the help of this illustrated dictionary of long-lost words and phrases. This crude and quirky volume contains the most amusing vocabulary from the murky Middle English of Chaucer right up to the more eloquent parlances of the early 1900s - essential for all lovers of weird and wonderful wordage!

Jibber Jabber and Giffle Gaffle Summary

Jibber Jabber and Giffle Gaffle: A Collection of Salacious Slang and Popular Profanities Through the Ages by Elanor Clarke

Banter like a bowsered giflurt and swear like a sparrow-mouthed snick fadger with the help of this illustrated dictionary of long-lost words and phrases.

This crude and quirky volume contains the most amusing vocabulary from the murky Middle English of Chaucer right up to the more eloquent but equally obscure parlances of the early 1900s - essential for all lovers of weird and wonderful wordage!

Jibber Jabber and Giffle Gaffle Reviews

'An excellent stocking-filler for the coming season' * The Good Book Guide *

About Elanor Clarke

Elanor Clarke grew up by the Thames, surrounded by Southern slang and the Estuary accent. She now lives in Kent with her partner and their cat, Willow, and when she isn't writing she is often curled up with a good book or on the hunt for literary treasures, old and new.

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GOR008157059
9781849534703
1849534705
Jibber Jabber and Giffle Gaffle: A Collection of Salacious Slang and Popular Profanities Through the Ages by Elanor Clarke
Used - Like New
Hardback
Summersdale Publishers
2013-10-07
224
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Book picture is for illustrative purposes only, actual binding, cover or edition may vary.
The book has been read, but looks new. The book cover has no visible wear, and the dust jacket is included if applicable. No missing or damaged pages, no tears, possible very minimal creasing, no underlining or highlighting of text, and no writing in the margins

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