Gradus ad Cantabrigiam: or, A Dictionary of Terms, Academical and Colloquial, or Cant, Which Are Used at the University of Cambridge.
Place Published: London
Publisher: J. Richardson
Date Published: 1803
Description: With a Variety of Curious and Entertaining Illustrations. 140 pages, alphabetically arranged throughout. 12mo, original printed gray flexible boards (one stain on cover, small chip on spine); untrimmed edges. London: J. Richardson, 1803. First Edition. A nice clean copy of a very scarce book, but LACKING the 6 folding plates.
Comments: "Contemporary expressions, with scholarly etymological 'notes and quotes' which ramble on delightfully." -- Burke, p. 134.Edition: First
Condition: very good
Book ID: 220368