A dictionary of slang and unconventional English: colloquialisms and catch-phrases, solecisms and catachreses, nicknames, vulgarisms ... Volume II: the Supplement

London: Routledge & Kegan Paul Ltd. [1961]. First edition of volume II only, published separately from the main lexicon; 4to, pp. [2], 975-1051, [1]; original blue cloth, spine a bit sunned, covers a bit spotted; otherwise very good and sound.This copy inscribed by Partridge, "John from Eric with kind regards 26 June 1961." John Is likely John W, Clark, a sometimes 1collaborator of Partridge's and professor at the University of Minnesota. Laid in is a lengthy newspaper article on Partridge from the N.Y. Times Magazine, Oct. 2, 1977. Item #52397

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