Contributor biographical information for The city in slang : New York life and popular speech / Irving Lewis Allen.

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About the Author:
Irving Lewis Allen is Professor of Sociology at the University of Connecticut, Storrs.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
English language -- Spoken English -- New York (State) -- New York.
English language -- Social aspects -- New York (State) -- New York.
English language -- Dialects -- New York (State) -- New York.
English language -- New York (State) -- New York -- Slang.
Americanisms -- New York (State) -- New York.
New York (N.Y.) -- Languages.