NTC's Dictionary of Folksy, Regional, and Rural Sayings (a Practical Guide to Down-Home Expressions and the Ways They Are Used) by Anne Bertram, Hardcover | Barnes & Noble
NTC's Dictionary of Folksy, Regional, and Rural Sayings (a Practical Guide to Down-Home Expressions and the Ways They Are Used)

NTC's Dictionary of Folksy, Regional, and Rural Sayings (a Practical Guide to Down-Home Expressions and the Ways They Are Used)

by Anne Bertram
     
 
This dictionary is a colorful and entertaining collection of more than 2,800 expressions that have developed through three centuries in the speech of country folk, hillbillies, and cowboys. The expressions demonstrate the wry sense of humor and keen understanding of human nature found in the culture and language of rural America.

Overview

This dictionary is a colorful and entertaining collection of more than 2,800 expressions that have developed through three centuries in the speech of country folk, hillbillies, and cowboys. The expressions demonstrate the wry sense of humor and keen understanding of human nature found in the culture and language of rural America.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780844258331
Publisher:
NTC Publishing Group
Publication date:
09/28/1996
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
6.41(w) x 9.32(h) x 1.25(d)

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