Swearing: A Social History of Foul Language, Oaths and Profanity in English [Audiobook] download free by Geoffrey Hughes

Swearing: A Social History of Foul Language, Oaths and Profanity in English Audiobook download free by Geoffrey Hughes
  • Listen audiobook: Swearing: A Social History of Foul Language, Oaths and Profanity in English
  • Author: Geoffrey Hughes
  • Release date: 1998/5/27
  • Publisher: PENGUIN BOOKS LTD
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: Dictionaries and Languages
  • ISBN: 9780140267075
  • Rating: 9.33 of 10
  • Votes: 56
  • Review by: Adrien Kohler
  • Review rating: 7.99 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/26
  • Duration: 3H41M52S in 256 kbps (60.8 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-07-12
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: MPEG4, AC3, FLAC, WAV, WMA, MPEG-4 SLS, MP3 (compression AZW4, ALZ, BZ2, TAR.LZO, ZIP, RAR)
  • Total pages original book: 304
  • Includes a PDF summary of 28 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 20M35S (5.6 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: Tracing the history of swearing from ancient Anglo-Saxon traditions and those of the Middle Ages, through Shakespeare, the Enlightenment and the Victorians, to the Lady Chatterley trial and various current trends, Geoffrey Hughes explores a fascinating, little discussed yet irrespressible part of our linguistic heritage. This second edition contains a Postscript updating various contemporary developments, such as the growth of Political Correctness.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: Language: Reference & General, Dialect, Slang & Jargon, Linguistics
  • Download servers: Uploaded, BitShare, Send U It, FreakShare, ZendTo, MEGA, Google Drive. Compressed in AZW4, ALZ, BZ2, TAR.LZO, ZIP, RAR
  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 14.68 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x13mm
  • Weight: 213g
  • Printed by: Not Available
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom

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