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by Francis Grose,Eric Partridge
Author: Francis Grose,Eric Partridge
Publisher: Dorset Press; 3rd edition (1992)
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Встречается в книгах (24) с 1726 по 2004. Стр. 29 - WHIPPING THE CAT, a trick often practised on ignorant country fellows, vain of their strength ; by laying a wager with them, that they may be pulled through a pond by a cat ; the bet being made, a rope is fixed round the waist of the party to be catted. and the end thrown across the pond, to which the cat is.
Works by or about Francis Grose at Internet Archive. A dictionary of the slang of the British underworld produced in 1811. Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue, fromoldbooks. org, retrieved 1 December 2012. Encyclopædia Britannica (11th e.
Heintze Die deutschen Familiennamen, by Albert Heintze; Halle a. 1903. Holt American Place Names, by Alfred H. Holt; New York, 1938. Pickering A Vocabulary or Collection of Words and Phrases Which Have Been Supposed to be Peculiar to the United States of America, by John Pickering; Boston, 1816.
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The merit of Captain Grose's Dictionary of the Vulgar Tongue has been long and universally acknowledged. The propriety of introducing the UNIVERSITY SLANG will be readily admitted; it is not less curious than that of the College in the Old Bailey, and is less generally understood.
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