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During the course of editing Pascal Bonenfant's Memoirs I have necessarily needed to do a considerable amount of research into life in 18th Century Britain in general and London in particular.
Strictly speaking, a distinction should be made between general slang terms and terms only used by the London underworld.
You, sir, are a pollrumptious daffock! « The Georgian Bawdyhouse
You can’t immerse yourself in a life of crime and lewdness without making a few enemies. In order to more effectively insult them, here is a short guide to local jibes sure to help you be-g
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To Kill the Queen
During Victoria's long reign there were seven "incidents" which might be considered assassination attempts. In reality, most of these were clearly not serious attempts on her life. Rather they appear to have been aimed at bringing eith
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Constitutional History of England since the Accession of George the Third; 1861
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