All Back Lives Matter: Donate to the Equal Justice Initiative.


Canting Dictionary (page 2/2)

[picture: Front Cover, 1737 English Dictionary (includes thieving slang)]

Front Cover, 1737 English Dictionary (includes thieving slang)

The front cover is actually detached, and was when the book was so kindly given to me by Hugh Anson-Cartwright. [$]

[picture: Title page, 1737 English Dictionary]

Title page, 1737 English Dictionary

The Canting Dictionary doesn’t seem to be mentioned on the title page particularly. [$]

[picture: Page image, blockhouses--byblow.]

Page image, blockhouses – byblow.

A page image of the double-page spread of definitions from blockhouses to byblow. [more...] [$]


Note: If you got here from a search engine and don’t see what you were looking for, it might have moved onto a different page within this gallery.