Listening to America: An illustrated history of words and phrases from our lively and splendid past

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Large format hardcover in publisher’s dust-jacket. 591 pages. Index. Picture Credits. Illustrated with hundreds of photographs and pictures. Book Club edition [no price on dust-jacket flap], first printing thus with full number line. A fascinating excursion into American popular culture by “the leading authority on American Slang.” No previous ownership marks. Dust-jacket damaged but tape repaired on verso at lower front gutter. A clean, square, fresh and unmarked book in complete, otherwise fine dust-jacket. Fine in a good dust-jacket. Large, heavy book, Priority and International orders will require additional postage, calculated as close to actual cost as possible.

Additional information

Weight 3.81 lbs
ISBN

0671248952

Book Author

Flexner, Stuart Berg

Publisher

Simon and Schuster

Publish Year

Publish Place

New York

Size

4to – over 9¾ – 12" tall

Book Condition

Jacket Condition

Binding Type

Hardcover

Language

Edition