A Pocket Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue is a profane guide to the slang from the backstreets and taverns of 18th-century London.
This slang dictionary gathers the most amusing and useful terms from English history and helpfully presents them to be used in the conversations of our modern day.
* Learn the origin of phrases like birthday suit" and discover slang lost to time.
* Handy pocket-sized edition allows you to whip out vintage curse words whenever needed.
* An unexpected marriage of lowbrow humour and highbrow wit