Adams, Ramon F.
Title WESTERN WORDS: A Dictionary of the American West
Book Condition Fine in rough-woven light blue cloth with black and gilt stamped titles to spine; in illustrated dust jacket that shows a hint of age-toning.
Edition First edition thus: Revised and Enlarged.
Publisher Norman: University of Oklahoma Press, (1968).
Seller ID 15405.00
Classic lexicon of Western slang and idiom, greatly expanded in scope to include not only the cowman's language, but also that of the sheepman, rodeo performer, trapper, buffalo hunter, gambler, et. al. Peerless in authority, and compulsively readable.
Western Americana. Slang and Idiom. Linguistics. Etymology.