Green’s Dictionary of Slang


Kahane, Howard Logic and Contemporary Rhetoric (5th edn) (Belmont, CA 1992)
Kahn, Arthur Brownstone (New York 1953)
Kahn, Gordon Manhattan Oases (New York 1932)
Kahn, Roger Boys of Summer (New York 1972)
Kainulainen, Kirsi University Euphemisms in California Today [Internet] (a.1997)
Kalgoorlie Miner (Kalgoorlie, WA 1895-1950)
Kalgoorlie Western Argus (Kalgoorlie, WA 1896-1916)
Kalida Venture (Kalida, OH 1841-1865)
Kane, H.H. Opium Smoking in America and China (New York 1882)
Kani, John (ed.) More Market Plays (Parklands, South Africa 1994) (including Charles J. Fourie Big Boys 1989)
Kanin, Garson Blow Up a Storm (New York 1959)
Kanin, Garson; Gordon, Ruth Adam’s Rib (shooting script) (New York 1949)
Kansas Agitator (Garnett, KS 1890-1905)
Kansas City (Daily) Journal (MO 1854-1942)
Kansas City Star (Kansas City, MO 1880-)
Kansas City Sun (Kansas City, MO 1908-1924)
Kansas City Times (Kansas City, KS 1877-1990)
Kansas Herald of Freedom (Wakarusa, Kansas Territory 1854-60)
Kapelner, Alan Lonely Boy Blues (New York 1944) [London 1965]
Kaplan; Smith One last look : a sentimental journey to the Eighth Air Force heavy bomber bases of World War II in England (New York 1983)
Kappa Alpha Journal (Lexington, VA 1879-)
Karp, Marshall Rabbit Factory (San Francisco, CA 2006)
Katz, Jonathan N. Gay/Lesbian Almanac (New York 1983)
Kauffman, Alvin E. The Lost Squadron (York, PA 1918)
Kavanagh, Patrick Gaff Topsails (Quebec 2005)
Kavanagh, Patrick Tarry Flynn (London 1948) [London 1965]
Kavanagh, Robert Mshengu (ed.) South African People’s Plays (Ibadan, Nigeria/Nairobi, Kenya/London 1981) (including Robert Mshengu Kavanagh Survival 1976; Gibson Kente Too Late 1975; Mthuli Shezi Shanti 1973)
Kaye, John William A History of the Sepoy War in India 3 vols. (London 1864-1876)
Kaye, John William The Life and Correspondence of Major-General Sir John Malcolm, G.C.B. (London 1856)
Kaye, John William Peregrine Pultuney: or, Life in India 3 vols. (London 1844)
Keane, Christopher The Hunter (New York 1976)
Keane, John B. The Bodhrán Makers (Dingle, Ireland 1986)
Keane, John B. Letters of an Irish Parish Priest (Dublin 1972)
Keane, John B. Love Bites and Other Stories (Dublin 1991)
Keane, John Fryer On Blue-Water (London 1883)
Keane, Molly Good Behaviour (Dublin 1981)
Kearns, Kevin C. Dublin Street Life and Lore (Dublin 1991)
Kearns, Kevin C. Dublin Tenement Life (Dublin 1994)
Keating, H.R.F. The Soft Detective (London 1997)
Keating, P.J. Working Class Stories of the 1890s (London 1971)
Keef’, ‘Chief The Leek (song lyrics) (New York 2015)
Keesing, Nancy Lily on the Dustbin: Slang of Australian Women and Families (Ringwood, Australia 1982)
Keil, Charles Urban Blues (Chicago 1966)
Keinzly, Frances Tangahano (London 1960)
Keiser, R. Lincoln The Vice Lords (New York 1969)
Keiser, R. Lincoln The Vice Lords (New York 1969)
Kellerman, Faye Stalker (London 2000) [London 2001]
Kelley, Joseph Thirteen Years in Oregon Penitentiary (Portland, OR 1908)
Kelly, Frank Title: Annals of Ballykilferret (Dublin 1979)
Kelly, Myra Little Citizens (New York 1904)
Kelly, Russell A. Kelly of the Foreign Legion (New York 1917)
Kelly, Sophia The Life of Mrs. Sherwood (London 1857)
Kelly, T. Howard What Outfit, Buddy? (New York 1920)
Kelly, William Life in Victoria 2 vols. (London 1859)
Kelman, Stephen Pigeon English (London 2011)
Kemble, John Philip The Braggadochio: or, His Worship, the Cully (London 1741)
Kemp, Harry Hibbard The Cry of Youth (New York 1914)
Kendall, Geo Wilkins Narrative of the Texan Santa Fe Expedition (New York 1844)
Kendall, Park A Dictionary of Army and Navy Slang (New York 1941)
Kendall, Park Dictionary of Service Slang (New York 1944) [facsimile Ann Arbor, MI 2002]
Kendall, Sydney T. Up the Frog (London 1969)
Kendal Mercury (Cumbria 1834-1917)
Kendrick Gazette (Kendrick, ID 1892-1998)
Kenealy, Edward V. Goethe: a New Pantomime (London 1850)
Kennard, Edward The Girl in the Brown Habit 3 vols. (London 1886)
Kennard, Nina H. Diogenes’ Sandals (London/Sydney 1893)
Kenna Record (Roosevelt County, NM 1902-1924)
Kenneally, Christy Maura’s Boy, a Cork Childhood (Dublin 1996)
Kennedy, Elizabeth Lapovsky; Davis, Madeline D. Boots of Leather, Slippers of Gold (London 1993) [London 2014]
Kennedy, James The People who Drank Water from the River (Dublin 1991)
Kennedy, John Pendleton Quodlibet (Philadelphia, PA 1840)
Kennewick Courier (Kennewick, WA 1905-1914)
Kenney, James Raising the Wind (London 1803)
Kenney, James Spring And Autumn (London 1827)
Kenrick, W. Falstaff’s Wedding (London 1751) [London 1766]
Kent, George Modern Flash Dictionary (London 1835)
Kentish Chronicle (Canterbury, Kent 1768-)
Kentish Gazette (Canterbury, Kent 1768-1883)
Kentish Independent (London 1843-1870)
Kent & Sussex Courier (Tunbridge Wells, Kent 1873-1950)
Kentucky Irish American (Louisville, KY 1898-1968)
Keowee Courier (Pickens Court House, SC 1849-)
Kephart, Horace Our Southern Highlanders: A Narrative of Adventures in the Southern Appalachians (New York 1913) [facsimile Knoxville, TN 1922]
Ker, J.B. Archaeology of Popular Phrases (London 1810, London 1837)
Kerang Times & Swan Hill Gazette (Victoria, Australia 1877-89)
Kerbey, Major J.O. On the War Path (Chicago 1890)
Kernan, Alvin Crossing the Line (Annapolis, MD 1994)
Kernochan, Sarah Dry Hustle (New York 1977)
Kerouac, Jack On The Road (New York 1957) [London 1972]
Kerouac, Jack On the Road – The Original Scroll (written 1951; New York 2007) [London 2007]
Kerouac, Jack Visions of Cody (written 1951–2, New York 1972)
Kersh, Gerald Fowlers End (London 1957) [London 2001]
Kersh, Gerald Night and the City (London 1938) [London 1993]
Kersh, Gerald The Nine Lives of Bill Nelson (London 1942)
Kersh, Gerald Prelude to a Certain Midnight (London 1947)
Kersh, Gerald Song of the Flea (London 1948)
Kersh, Gerald They Die with Their Boots Clean (London 1941) [London 1967]
Kesey, Ken One Flew Over the Cuckoo’s Nest (New York 1962) [New York 2002]
Kesey, Ken Sometimes a Great Notion (New York 1964)
Kettell, Samuel Yankee Notions (Boston, MA 1838)
‘Keyber, Conny’ (pseud. Henry Fielding) An Apology for the Life of Mrs Shamela Andrews (London 1741)
Keyes, Thom All Night Stand (London 1966)
Keyser, Wayne Carnie Lingo (New York 2008) [New York 2012]
Khan’, ‘Panchkouree The Revelations of an Orderly (Benares 1849)
Kharpran Daly, Brian D. The Long Drop (2014)
Kia Ora Coo-ee: The Magazine for the ANZACS in the Middle East, 1918 (Sydney 1981)
Kickham, Charles J. Knocknagow (Dublin 1879)
Kidd, William London and all its miseries: a caveat against those fated misfortunes, and predestinated dilemmas, which await all persons who are in pursuit of pleasure and amusement in London and its vicinity (London 1837)
Kidder, Tracy The Soul of a New Machine (Boston 1981)
Kiely, Benedict Honey Seems Bitter (London 1954)
Kilburn Times (London 1870-1910)
Kildare, Owen The Good of the Wicked (New York 1904)
Kildare, Owen My Mamie Rose (New York 1903)
Kildare, Owen My Old Bailiwick (New York/London 1906)
Kilkenny Journal, and Leinster Commercial and Literary Advertiser (Kilkenny, Eire 1832-1871)
Killens, John Oliver And Then We Heard the Thunder (New York 1962) [London 1964]
Killens, John Oliver Youngblood (New York 1954) [London 1956]
Killigrew, Thomas The Parson’s Wedding (London c.1642) [London 1664]
Killigrew, Thomas Thomaso (London 1654)
Killigrew, William Pandora (London 1664)
Kimball, Nell Her Life as an American Madam ed. Stephen Longstreet (London 1981)
Kimbrough, Thomas C. (ed.) Swinging Syllables (Memphis, TN 1959)
King, Alexander Mine Enemy Grows Older (New York 1958) [London 1959]
King, David Wooster L.M. 8046 (New York 1927)
King, Francis The Man on the Rock (London 1957)
King, Henry Savage London (London 1888)
King, John White Trash (London 2001)
King, Moll The Life and Character of Moll King (London 1747)
King, Richard The Complete Modern London Spy (London 1781)
King, Richard The Frauds of London (London 1770)
King, Richard The new London spy: or, A twenty-four hours ramble through the bills of mortality (London 1771)
King, Stephen Bachman Books (New York 1985) [London 1995] (including Long Walk 1979; Rage 1977; Roadwork 1981; Running Man 1982)
King, Stephen Christine (orig. as Bachman, Richard) (London 1983)
King, Stephen Cujo (orig. as Bachman, Richard) (New York 1981) [London 1982]
King, Stephen The Dead Zone (orig. as Bachman, Richard) (New York 1979) [London 1980]
King, Stephen Different Seasons (orig. as Bachman, Richard) (New York 1982) [London 1995]
King, Stephen Dolores Claiborne (orig. as Bachman, Richard) (London 1993)
King, Stephen Dreamcatcher (orig. as Bachman, Richard) (London 2001)
King, Stephen Finders Keepers (New York 2015) [London 2016]
King, Stephen Firestarter (New York 1980)
King, Stephen Gerald’s Game (orig. as Bachman, Richard) (New York 1992) [London 1993]
King, Stephen Hearts in Atlantis (orig. as Bachman, Richard) (New York 1999) [London 2000]
King, Stephen It (orig. as Bachman, Richard) (London 1986) [London 1987]
King, Stephen Misery (orig. as Bachman, Richard) (New York 1987) [London 1988]
King, Stephen The Stand (orig. as Bachman, Richard) (New York 1978) [New York/London 1990]
King, Stephen Thinner (orig. as Bachman, Richard) (New York 1984) [London 1986]
King, Stephen The Tommyknockers (orig. as Bachman, Richard) (New York 1988) [London 1989]
King, Viva The Weeping and the Laughter (London 1976)
King, William The Northern Atlantis, or, York Spy (London 1713)
King, Woodie (ed.) Black Short Story Anthology (New York 1972)
Kinglake, Arthur W. Eothen (London 1844)
Kinglake, Edward Australian at Home (London 1891)
King’s Cross Whisper (Sydney 1965–c.1977)
Kingsley, Charles Alton Locke (London 1849) [London 1850]
Kingsley, Charles Two Years Ago 3 vols. (London 1857)
Kingsley, Charles Westward Ho 2 vols. (London 1855)
Kingsley, Charles Yeast (London 1849) [London 1851]
Kingsley, Henry Austin Elliot (London 1863)
Kingsley, Henry The Hillyars and the Burtons (London 1865) [London 1870]
Kingsley, Henry Ravenshoe 3 vols. (London 1861)
Kingsley, Henry Recollections of Geoffrey Hamlyn (London 1859) [London 1891]
Kingsley, Sydney Dead End (New York 1935)
Kingsport Times (Kingsport, TN 1916-)
Kingston, Maxine Hong Tripmaster Monkey (London 1989)
Kinsley Graphic (Kinsley, KS 1890-1940)
Kipling, Beatrice The Heart of a Maid (London 1891)
Kipling, Rudyard Abaft the Funnel (New York 1909)
Kipling, Rudyard Abaft the Funnel (contents orig. pub. Civil & Military Gazette, India 1888-1890) (New York 1909)
Kipling, Rudyard American Notes (Boston, MA 1899)
Kipling, Rudyard Barrack-Room Ballads (London 1892) [London 1893]
Kipling, Rudyard Captains Courageous (New York 1897)
Kipling, Rudyard The Complete Stalky & Co. (London 1987)
Kipling, Rudyard The Day’s Work (London 1898)
Kipling, Rudyard Debits and Credits (London 1926)
Kipling, Rudyard Departmental Ditties (London 1886)
Kipling, Rudyard Diversity of Creatures (London 1917)
Kipling, Rudyard Early Prose (New York 1900)
Kipling, Rudyard From Sea to Sea (New York 1899)
Kipling, Rudyard Indian Tales (New York 1890)
Kipling, Rudyard Kim (London 1901)
Kipling, Rudyard The Light That Failed (London 1891)
Kipling, Rudyard Limits and Renewals (London 1932)
Kipling, Rudyard Many Inventions (London 1893)
Kipling, Rudyard Out of india (New York 1895)
Kipling, Rudyard Plain Tales from the Hills (Calcutta 1888) [London 1890]
Kipling, Rudyard The Seven Seas (London 1896)
Kipling, Rudyard Soldiers Three (London 1890) [London 1907]
Kipling, Rudyard The Story of the Gadsbys (Allahabad 1888)
Kipling, Rudyard Traffics and Discoveries (London 1904)
Kipling, Rudyard Wee Willie Winkie (Allahabad 1888)
Kipling, Rudyard Writings in Prose and Verse (London 1899)
Kipling, Rudyard; Balestier, Wolcott The Naulahka: A Story of East and West (London 1892)
Kirby, James Old Times in the Bush (Melbourne 1895)
Kirk, Marshall; Madsen, Hunter After The Ball (London 1989)
‘Kirke, Edmund’ (pseud. James Roberts Gilmore) Down in Tennessee (New York 1864)
‘Kirke, Edmund’ (pseud. James Roberts Gilmore) Life in Dixie’s Land (London 1863)
‘Kirke, Edmund’ (pseud. James Roberts Gilmore) My Southern Friends (New York 1863)
Kirkintilloch Gazette (Kirkintilloch, Dunbartonshire 1898-1938)
Kirkland, Caroline M. A New Home (New York 1839)
Kirkland, Caroline M. Forest Life (New York 1842)
Kirkland, Caroline M. Western Clearings (New York 1846)
Kirkman, Francis The Wits, or, Sport upon sport (London 1662)
Kirkpatrick, Betty Wicked Cockney Rhyming Slang (London 2002)
Kirkwood, Jim There Must Be a Pony! (London 1961)
Kirtzman, Andrew Giuliani (New York 2022)
Kirwan, Daniel Joseph Palace and Hovel, Or, Phases of London Life (London 1870)
Kiss my A-se is no Treason, or a new way of selling bargains (London 1728)
Klaas, Joe Maybe I’m Dead (London 1955)
Kleberg, Al Slang Fables from Afar (New York 1903)
Klein, Ronald Jailhouse Jargon and Street Slang (unpublished ms. 1983)
Kleinzahler, August Cutty, One Rock (New York 2004)
Knapp Commission Reports (New York 1971-72)
Kneeland, George J. Commercialized Prostitution in New York City (New York 1913)
The Knickerbocker (New York 1833–65)
Knight, Clyde We Shall Not Die (London 1983)
Knight, Eric Lassie Come Home (New York 1941)
Knight, Gavin Hood Rat (London 2011)
Knoll, Robert E. (ed.) McAlmon and the Lost Generation (Lincoln, NE 1976)
Knollys, W[illiam] W[allingford] Misses and Matrimony (London 1865)
Knoxville Daily Chronicle (Knoxville, TN 1870-82)
Knoxville Weekly Chronicle (Knoxville, TN 1970-1875)
Knyvett, R. Hugh ‘Over There’ with the Australians (London 1918)
Kober, Arthur Having Wonderful Time (New York 1937) [New York 1975]
Kober, Arthur My Dear Bella (New York 1941)
Kober, Arthur Pardon Me for Pointing (New York 1939)
Kober, Arthur Parm Me (New York 1945)
Kober, Arthur That Man is Here Again (New York 1946)
Kober, Arthur Thunder over the Bronx (New York 1935)
Kochman, Thomas ‘"Rapping" in the Black Ghetto’ in Trans-action (vol. 6 no. 4, pp. 26-34 (Feb. 1969))
Kochman, Thomas M. (ed.) Rappin’ and Stylin’ Out (Urbana, IL 1972)
Koebel, William H. The Return of Joe and other New Zealand Stories (London 1907)
Kohner, Frederick The Affairs of Gidget (New York 1963)
Kohner, Frederick Gidget (New York 1957) [New York 2001]
Kohner, Frederick Gidget Goes Hawaiian (New York 1961)
Kokomo Morning Times (Kokomo, IN 1964-1967)
Kokomo Tribune (Kokomo, IN 1966-)
Kolb, Ken Getting Straight (Philadelphia/Toronto 1967)
Kops, Bernard The Dream of Peter Mann (London 1960)
Kops, Bernard The Hamlet of Stepney Green (London 1959)
Kops, Bernard On Margate Sands (London 1978)
Korda, Michael Charmed Lives (London 1979)
Kornbluh, Joyce L. Rebel Voices (Ann Arbor, MI 1964)
Korson, George G. Minstrels of the mine patch; songs and stories of the anthracite industry (Philadelphia, PA 1938)
Kotzwinkle, William Jack in the Box (New York 1980)
Kotzwinkle, William The Midnight Examiner (New York 1989) [London 1990]
Kountz, William J. Billy Baxter’s Letters (Harmarville, PA 1899)
Kramer, Dale; Karr, Madeline Teen-Age Gangs (New York 1953)
Kramer, Jerry Instant Replay (New York 1968)
Kramer, Larry Faggots (New York 1978) [London 1986]
Krantz, Judith Scruples (London 1978)
Krauze, Gabriel Who They Was (London 2020)
Kray, Reggie Slang (Birmingham 1989)
Kross, Walter Splash One (Washington, DC 1991)
Krulik, Nancy E. Hammer and Vanilla Ice (New York/London 1991)
Kumar, Amitava Nobody Does the Right Thing (2010)
Kuper, Hilda A Witch in my Heart (Oxford 1970)
Kureishi, Hanif The Black Album (London 1995)
Kureishi, Hanif Buddha of Suburbia (London 1990)
Kurtzman, Harvey Inside Mad (New York/London 2002)
Kyd, Thomas Soliman and Perseda (London 1592)
Kyne, Peter Cappy Ricks (New York 1916)