Chamber of horrors: a glossary of official jargon both English and American. With an introduction by Eric Partridge

New York: British Book Centre, [1952]. First edition, American issue, 8vo, pp. 140; original cloth in pale green price-clipped dust jacket (a bit soiled), chips and tears along jacket edges not affecting text, jacket spine and endpapers toned. Compiled by Partridge under the pseudonym Vigilans, "as he does not wish to become the victim of a man-hunt effected by a horde of enraged civil servants" (jacket blurb). Forms part of the Language Library. Item #41816

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