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A cursory history of swearing

A cursory history of swearing

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Published by J.C. Nimmo and Bain in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementby Julian Sharman.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMicrofilm 83/6545 (G)
The Physical Object
FormatMicroform
Paginationvii, 199, 14 p.
Number of Pages199
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2805534M
LC Control Number83237432

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Books With Lots of Cussing Books that have a lot of swear words, usually with either foul-mouthed characters or gritty writing. Must contain at least one f-word. And Julian Sharman, whose “Cursory History of Swearing” does not include any obscene words, attacks bloody for several pages. A sampling: We cannot disguise to ourselves that there is much in its unfortunate associations to render its occurrence still exceedingly painful. Originating in a senseless freak of language, it has by dint of circumstances become so noisome and offensive .

Books shelved as swearing: An Ishmael of Syria by Asaad Almohammad, Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell, Holy Sh*t: A Brief History of Swearing by Melissa M. A Brief History of Swearing Melissa Mohr. Contains original research into the history of swearing, and is scrupulous in analyzing the claims of other scholars; Corrects popular myths about swearing--for example, the F-word does not come from "Fornicate Under Command of .


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