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Springfield, MA: Merriam-Webster, 1998. Paperback. xiii, 385p., introduction, epilogue, bibliography, index, illustrations, personal inscription to Bruce [Rodgers] with admiration signed by the author, very good first edition trade paperback in pictorial wraps. Rodgers is known for the gay slang book "The Queen's Vernaicular" (from his collection).
Republic of Zaire: Sous Presse de l'Imprimerie de Boma, 1973. Hardcover. 138p., texts in French and Bantu, professionally printed; a Curriculum Vitae of the author is laid-in on a single sheet, very good first edition in 8x5 inch brown cloth boards, pink endpapers. A slang dictionary, Bantu to French, no...
N. pl. New Mexico Historical Review, 1932. 23p., 6x9 inches, very good booklet in stapled olive printed wraps sunned at edgeswraps. Delightful short study of English and Spanish slang in the Southwest of the period with references to Mencken and Dobie's works and many terms defined throughout such as "make...
Athens: Digamma, 1971. 193 pages, hardcover, pages toned, reflective gold endpapers. Very good, but from a smoker's library, with a faint scent. The first Greek dictionary of gay slang, sometimes claimed as the first such dictionary in any language. The title is often rendered in English as Kaliarda. The author...