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Slang & dialect humour

Hardcover. You know your one Nikita? You've seen her around town: always within 100 metres of Penneys (where she likes to spend her 'eurdos'), her hair done up in a 'hun bun', sporting her 'masso' runners and her eyebrows on fleek. In How to be Massive Nikita shares her illustrated guide to being massive. Num Pages: 208 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; WHL; WZG. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 150 x 202 x 19. Weight in Grams: 424.
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Publisher
Gill Books
Condition
New
SKU
V9780717172702
ISBN
9780717172702

€ 10.99
€ 10.63

Paperback. BIC Classification: 1DBKEWW; WHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 181 x 110 x 12. Weight in Grams: 124.
Publisher
Bradwell Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2015
Condition
New
SKU
V9781909914605
ISBN
9781909914605

€ 6.29

Hardcover. This compact volume is a fresh and accessible guide to the best fun and excitement Ireland has to offer. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; 2AB; 2AFR; JFC; WHL; WHX. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 135 x 155 x 19. Weight in Grams: 360.
Publisher
Gill Books
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2017
Condition
New
SKU
V9780717170210
ISBN
9780717170210

€ 6.75

Hardcover. Taking a humorous, nostalgic approach, Ronan Moore provides witty guide to all things distinctly Irish from weddings to wakes and everything in between that will leave you laughing all the way to the bog. Num Pages: 320 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBR; JFC; WHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 133 x 176 x 27. Weight in Grams: 444.
Publisher
Gill & MacMillan, Limited
Format
Hardback
Publication date
2016
Condition
New
SKU
V9780717168200
ISBN
9780717168200

€ 13.99
€ 11.01

Paperback. A hilarious, outrageous Belfast parody of E.L. James's bestselling novel 50 Shades of Grey. Series: Maggie Muff Trilogy. Num Pages: 160 pages. BIC Classification: FA; WHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 179 x 113 x 10. Weight in Grams: 92.
Publisher
Blackstaff Press Belfast
Number of pages
96
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Reprint
Condition
New
SKU
9780856409059
ISBN
9780856409059

€ 7.99
€ 7.19

Paperback. Num Pages: 36 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEW; WHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 128 x 163 x 3. Weight in Grams: 38. 36 pages. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKEW; WHL. Dimension: 128 x 163 x 3. Weight: 38.
Publisher
Abson Books London
Number of pages
36
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
Condition
New
SKU
V9780902920811
ISBN
9780902920811

€ 5.73

Paperback. Num Pages: 128 pages, illustrations. BIC Classification: 2GJ; WHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 179 x 110 x 9. Weight in Grams: 152.
Publisher
Ulysses Press United States
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2007
Edition
Bilingual
Condition
New
SKU
V9781569755655
ISBN
9781569755655

€ 10.99
€ 10.22

Paperback. Updated fourth edition of the hugely popular Dictionary of Bristle published in 2013 to celebrate the book's 10th anniversary. Editor(s): Jones, Richard. Num Pages: 128 pages. BIC Classification: WHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 118 x 161 x 12. Weight in Grams: 96.
Publisher
Tangent Books
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
4th Revised ed.
Condition
New
SKU
V9781906477851
ISBN
9781906477851

€ 8.84

Paperback. Num Pages: 80 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKESH; WHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 111 x 180 x 12. Weight in Grams: 130.
Publisher
Bradwell Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2014
Condition
New
SKU
V9781909914322
ISBN
9781909914322

€ 6.29

Paperback. Num Pages: 128 pages, line drawings. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 145 x 89 x 10. Weight in Grams: 68. 128 pages, line drawings. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKEYK; WHL. Dimension: 145 x 89 x 10. Weight: 64.
Publisher
Dalesman Publishing Company
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2009
Condition
New
SKU
V9781855682702
ISBN
9781855682702

€ 5.12

Paperback. Editor(s): Howe, Ian. Num Pages: 80 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKESK; WHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 180 x 100. Weight in Grams: 130.
Publisher
Bradwell Books
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Condition
New
SKU
V9781902674346
ISBN
9781902674346

€ 6.29

Paperback. Rap music is famous for its double entendres and clever turns of phrase, until now no one has collected rap lyrics into an organised compendium. Enter UNDERSTAND RAP, a funny reference book based on a website of the same name, which explains the confusing terms and lyrics used in rap songs in a language even the most un-hip person can understand Num Pages: 192 pages, col. Illustrations. BIC Classification: WHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 139 x 191 x 15. Weight in Grams: 238. Good clean copy with some minor shelf wear
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Abrams
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2012
Edition
1st Edition
SKU
KI20003231
ISBN
9780810989214

€ 4.64

Paperback. Series: Lern Yerself Scouse S. Num Pages: 84 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKENL; WHL; WQH. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 107 x 142 x 8. Weight in Grams: 64.
Publisher
Scouse Press United Kingdom
Number of pages
84
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1966
Condition
New
SKU
V9780901367013
ISBN
9780901367013

€ 7.11

Paperback. This dictionary is an attempt to provide an authentic record of current English from the Caribbean archipelago, Guyana and Belize surveying a range of over 20,000 words and phrases and includes hundreds of illustrative citations. Editor(s): Allsopp, Jeannette. Num Pages: 700 pages, maps. BIC Classification: 2AB; CBD; CBG; WHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 229 x 152 x 40. Weight in Grams: 1030.
Publisher
University of the West Indies Press
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9789766401450
ISBN
9789766401450

€ 61.24

Paperback. Families up and down the UK have their own special vocabularies. Whether it's a slip of the tongue that becomes a permanent part of the family vernacular or a word invented when all others fail, this title presents a collection of more than hundred words from English speakers around the world. Num Pages: 224 pages, Illustrations. BIC Classification: 2AB; CBD; WHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 132 x 20. Weight in Grams: 216. Some light shelf wear else as new.
Condition
Used, Like New
Publisher
VIRGIN BOOKS
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2008
SKU
KTG0007675
ISBN
9780753518199

€ 4.64

Paperback. A scourge of illiteracy and a thorn in the side of pretension, the author provides advice about the linguistic blunders that lie in wait for us, from danglers and four-letter words to jargon and even Welsh rarebit. Series: Penguin Modern Classics. Num Pages: 272 pages. BIC Classification: CBG; WHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 126 x 195 x 17. Weight in Grams: 202.
Publisher
Penguin Books Ltd United Kingdom
Number of pages
272
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780141194318
ISBN
9780141194318

€ 13.99
€ 11.01

Paperback. Describes the most significant features of English regional dialects, including in its scope the ancient vocabulary of the North, enriched by borrowings from medieval Norsemen, the important north/north midland dialect boundary, old forms of nouns like housen and childer and the remaining traces of extinct Cornish. Series: Shire Discovering. Num Pages: 64 pages, 6ill.10M. BIC Classification: 2AB; WHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 177 x 115 x 4. Weight in Grams: 94. New.
Publisher
Shire Publications
Number of pages
64
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
4th ed
Condition
New
SKU
9780747801764
ISBN
9780747801764

€ 6.98

Paperback. Describes the most significant features of English regional dialects, including in its scope the ancient vocabulary of the North, enriched by borrowings from medieval Norsemen, the important north/north midland dialect boundary, old forms of nouns like housen and childer and the remaining traces of extinct Cornish. Series: Shire Discovering. Num Pages: 64 pages, 6ill.10M. BIC Classification: 2AB; WHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 177 x 115 x 4. Weight in Grams: 94. Clean copy covers slightly dusty.
Condition
Used, Good
Publisher
Shire Publications
Number of pages
64
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1999
Edition
4th ed
SKU
KEX0218669
ISBN
9780747801764

€ 6.98

Paperback. A saucy guide to survival in everyday French. With chapters on insults, sex, drink and those expressive Gallic gestures, this book reveals the necessary vocabulary, explains its proper use and gives examples and exercises for the eager student. Illustrator(s): Heath, Michael. Num Pages: 192 pages, cartoons. BIC Classification: 2ADF; WHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 213 x 132 x 14. Weight in Grams: 218.
Publisher
HarperCollins Publishers United Kingdom
Number of pages
192
Format
Paperback
Publication date
1996
Condition
New
SKU
V9780002557689
ISBN
9780002557689

€ 10.99
€ 10.22

Paperback. Num Pages: 36 pages. BIC Classification: WHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 157 x 96 x 3. Weight in Grams: 38. 36 pages. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: WHL. Dimension: 157 x 96 x 3. Weight: 38.
Publisher
Abson Books London
Number of pages
36
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2004
Edition
New edition
Condition
New
SKU
V9780902920897
ISBN
9780902920897

€ 5.21

Paperback. What did Dracula get when he came to Glasgow? A bat in the mouth. Just one example of the homegrown humour Glaswegians pride themselves on - lovingly collected here in a hilarious new and expanded edition of Michael Munro's bestseller. Num Pages: 160 pages, cartoons throughout. BIC Classification: WHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 198 x 131 x 13. Weight in Grams: 172. 8vo. New copy
Condition
Used, Very Good
Publisher
Birlinn Ltd
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2013
Edition
Revised edition
SKU
KEX0278129
ISBN
9781780271828

€ 10.00

Paperback. From dardledumdue, which means daydreamer in East Anglia, through forkin robbins, the Yorkshire term for earwigs, to clemt, a Lancashire word that means hungry, this title investigates an astonishingly rich variety of regional expressions, and provides insight into the history of the English language. Num Pages: 256 pages. BIC Classification: 2AB; CBX; WHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 178 x 116 x 17. Weight in Grams: 140.
Publisher
Cornerstone United Kingdom
Number of pages
256
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2011
Condition
New
SKU
V9780099514763
ISBN
9780099514763

€ 10.99
€ 10.22

Paperback. Featuring cartoon-like illustrations that aim to capture the warmth and humour of the East Midlands, this work is a celebration of the dialect spoken in Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire and South Staffordshire. Series: Local Dialect. Num Pages: 128 pages, 58ill. BIC Classification: 1DBKEMD; 2AB; WHL; WTM. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 209 x 150 x 10. Weight in Grams: 236. Dialect of Derbyshire and the East Midlands. Series: Local Dialect. 128 pages, 58ill. Featuring cartoon-like illustrations that aim to capture the warmth and humour of the East Midlands, this work is a celebration of the dialect spoken in Derbyshire, Leicestershire, Nottinghamshire and South Staffordshire. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKEMD; 2AB; WHL; WTM. Dimension: 209 x 150 x 10. Weight: 242.
Publisher
Countryside Books
Number of pages
128
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2000
Condition
New
SKU
V9781853066580
ISBN
9781853066580

€ 9.79

Paperback. Num Pages: 45 pages. BIC Classification: 1DBKEYN; 2AB; CFB; WHL. Category: (G) General (US: Trade). Dimension: 95 x 161 x 2. Weight in Grams: 38. 45 pages. Cateogry: (G) General (US: Trade). BIC Classification: 1DBKEYN; 2AB; CFB; WHL. Dimension: 95 x 161 x 2. Weight: 38.
Publisher
Abson Books London
Number of pages
45
Format
Paperback
Publication date
2001
Condition
New
SKU
V9780902920842
ISBN
9780902920842

€ 5.73

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