The Facts on File Dictionary of American Regionalisms

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Infobase Publishing, Oct 30, 2000 - Americanisms - 800 pages
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The five highly praised volumes of Robert Hendrickson's Dictionary of American Regional Expressions series, Happy Trails"
 

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"Massachusettsian"?!
There may be much of value in here, but there's enough made-up baloney like the above to render the entire source unreliable.

Contents

New England Expressions
165
Words and Phrases from Appalachia to the Ozarks
331
Western Words and Sayings
423
New York City Expressions
585
Hawaiian Dialect
693
Pennsylvania Dutch Talk
721
Including Bawlamerese Bonac Conch Gullah and Boont
751
Index
760
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About the author (2000)

Robert Hendrickson is the author of more than twenty-five books including American Literary Anecdotes and The Facts on File Dictionary of American Regionalisms. He has a deep-rooted love for the English language. He lives in Peconic, New York.

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