Green’s Dictionary of Slang


Nabbes, Thomas Covent Garden (London 1632) [London 1638]
Nabbes, Thomas The Merry Milkmaid of Islington or, The Rambling Gallants Defeated (London 1680)
Nabbes, Thomas Microcosmus (London 1637)
‘na gCopaleen, Myles’ (pseud. Brian O’Nolan, i.e. ‘Flann O’Brienn’) The Best of Myles (London 1968)
Naidoo, Jay Coolie Location (Johannesburg 1990)
Naipaul, Seepersad Adventures of Gurudeva (London 1976)
Naipaul, Shiva Fireflies (London 1970)
Naipaul, V.S. A House For Mr Biswas (London 1961) [London 1995]
Nambour Chronicle and North Coast Advertiser (Nambour, Qld 1922-1954)
Nancy Dawson's Jests: To which is Added The Merry Hornpipe (London 1761)
Napier, E. The Linesman (London 1856)
Napier, E. Scenes and Sports in Foreign Lands 2 vols. (London 1840)
Napier, E. Wild Sports in Europe, Asia and Africa (London 1844)
Nares, Robert A Glossary 2 vols. (London 1822, 1867) [London 1888]
Narracoorte Herald (Narracoorte, SA 1875-1954)
Narrative of the Voyage of the Brig Carl (Melbourne 1875)
Narromine News and Trangie Advocate (NSW 1898-1955)
Nascher, I.L. The Wretches of Povertyville (New York 1909)
Nashe, Thomas Choise of Valentines ed. J.S. Farmer (London 1593) [London 1899]
Nashe, Thomas The Complete Works ed. Alexander B. Grosart 6 vols. (London 1883–5) (including Death and Buriall of Martin Mar-Prelate 1589; Have With You to Saffron-Walden 1596; Martin-Marprelate Tractes 1589; Summers Last Will and Testament 1600)
Nashe, Thomas In Praise of the Red Herring (London 1599)
Nashe, Thomas Pierce Pennilesse (London 1592)
Nashville Globe (Nashville, TN 1906-)
Nashville Union & American (TN 1868-75)
Nason, Leonard H. A Corporal Once (New York 1930)
Nason, Leonard H. Chevrons (New York 1926)
Nason, Leonard H. Sergeant Eadie (New York 1928)
Nason, Leonard H. Three Lights from a Match (New York 1927)
Nason, Leonard H. Top Kick (New York 1928)
Nassau Herald (Nassau County, NY 1924-)
‘Nasty-Face, Jack’ (pseud. William Robinson) Nautical Economy; Or Forecastle Recollections of Events During the Last War (London 1836)
Natchitoches Spectator (Natchitoches LA 1867-68)
Nathan, George Jean Theatre of the Moment: a Journalistic Commentary (New York 1936)
Nathanson, E. The Dirty Dozen (New York 1965) [London 2002]
Nation (Dublin 1842-1897)
Nation (New York 1865–)
National Advocate (New York, 1812-1829)
National Advocate (Bathurst, NSW 1889-1963)
National Geographic Magazine (Washington, DC 1888–)
National Institute on Drug Abuse Glossary of Drug Terms [Internet] (?1980–2009)
National Lampoon (New York 1970–98)
National Observer (New York 1962–77)
National Police Gazette (New York 1845-1977)
National Police Review (New York 1845-1977)
National Republican (Washington, DC 1872-88)
National Review (New York 1955-)
The National Standard of Literature (London 1833-34)
National Tribune (Washington, DC 1877-1917)
Native Virginian (Orange Court House, VA 1867-7?)
Naughton, Bill Alfie (London 1963)
Naughton, Bill Alfie Darling (London 1970)
Naughton, Bill Late Night on Watling Street (London 1969)
Naveen Lifescapes (New Delhi 1999)
Neal, John Brother Jonathan 3 vols. (Edinburgh 1825)
Neal, John Down-Easters (New York 1833)
Neal, Joseph C. Charcoal Sketches (Philadelphia 1838) [Philadelphia 1865]
Neal, Joseph C. Peter Ploddy and Other Oddities (Philadelphia 1844)
Neal, Joseph C. Pic-nic Sketches (Dublin 1850)
Neale, W.J. Paul Periwinkle (London 1841)
Neale, W. Johnson Paul Periwinkle (London 1841)
Neaman, Judith S.; Silver, Carole G. Kind Words: A Dictionary of Euphemisms (New York 1984)
‘Neaniskos’ (pseud. Leonard C. Smithers) Priapeia, or, the Sportive Epigrams of divers Poets on Priapus; Latin text Englished (London 1890)
Nebraska Advertiser (Nemaha City, NE 1856-1909)
Nebraska State Journal (Lincoln, NE 1867-)
‘Nehra, Arvind’ (pseud. Dorothy Black) Letters of an Indian Judge to an English Gentlewoman (London 1934)
Neider, Charles The Authentic Death of Hendry Jones (New York 1956)
Neihart Herald (Neihart, MT 1890-1901)
Nelson, P.L. Incessant Voice of War (New York 2011)
Nelson, Victor F. Prison Days and Nights (Garden City, NY 1932, 1933) [Garden City, NY 1936]
Nelson Evening Mail (Nelson, NZ 1866-)
Nepean Times (Penrith, NSW 1882-1962)
‘Nerf, Swasarnt’ Gaedicker’s Sodom-on-the-Hudson (New York 1949)
‘Nerf, Swasarnt’; ‘Asti, Peter’; ‘Dilldock, Daphne’ The Gay Girl’s Guide (New York 1949)
‘Neuf’, ‘Swasernt’ (pseud. ? Edgar Leoni) Gay Girl’s Guide to New Yoek
Neurotica (New York 1948)
Nevada State Journal (Reno, NV 1870-1983)
Neve, Richard The Merry Companion (London 1716)
Nevile, Henry The Ladies’ Parliament (London 1647)
Nevile, Henry (ed.) Newes from the New Exchange (London 1650)
Neville, Richard Hippie Hippie Shake (London 1996)
Newall, J.T. Hog Hunting in the East, and other Sorts (London 1867)
Newark Advocate (Newark, OH 1820-)
New Atlantis (London 1758)
Newberry Herald & News (Newberry, SC 1884-1903)
New Bloomfield Times (New Bloomfield, PA 1877-188?)
Newbold, Gary ‘The Social Organization of Prisons’ (Dissertation [U. Auckland]) (1978 Auckland)
Newbold, Greg The Big Huey (Auckland 1982)
New Boys’ World (London 1906–07)
The new brawle, or, Turnmill-street against Rosemary Lane (London 1654)
The new British theatre a selection of original dramas, not yet acted (London 1814)
New Brunswick Times (St. John, Canada 1871-)
New Call (Perth, WA 1931-1934)
Newcastle Chronicle (Newcastle, NSW 1866-1876)
Newcastle Courant (Newcastle-on-Tyne, 1711-1900)
Newcastle Guardian & Tyne Mercury (Newcastle, UK 1846-1872)
Newcastle Herald (Newcastle, NSW 1876-)
New Castle Herald (New Castle, PA 1905-1924)
Newcastle Journal (Newcastle, UK 1832-)
Newcastle Morning Herald (Newcastle, NSW 1876-1954)
Newcastle Sun (Newcastle, NSW 1918-1954)
New Cheats of London Exposed (London 1792)
New Daily Appeal (Carson City, NV 1872-1873)
New England Farmer (Boston, MA 1851-190?)
New-England Magazine (Boston, MA 1884-1917)
New England Police Gazette (Boston, MA 1860-1861)
New English Dramatists (11) (Harmondsworth, UK 1967)
New English Dramatists [radio plays] (12) (Harmondsworth, UK 1968)
New English Dramatists (8) (Harmondsworth, UK 1965)
New English Dramatists (6) (Harmondsworth, UK 1963)
New English Dramatists (5) (Harmondsworth, UK 1962)
New Enterprise (Madison, FL 1901-1908)
The New European (London 2016-)
Newitz, Annalee Bay Area Slang [Internet] (UC Berkeley American Studies Course 102 website) (?2003)
Newland, Courttia The Scholar (London 1997)
Newland, Courttia Society Within (London 1999)
Newman, G.F. A Detective’s Tale (London 1977)
Newman, G.F. A Prisoner’s Tale (London 1977)
Newman, G.F. S A Villain’s Tale (London 1977)
Newman, G.F. S ir, You Bastard (London 1970)
Newman, G.F. S You Flash Bastard (London 1974)
Newman, John Scamping Tricks (London 1892)
New Mirth and Glee, or, the Songster’s Favourite (London c.1780)
New Monthly Magazine (London 1814-44)
New Monthly Magazine (London 1814–84)
New Musical Express (London 1952–)
New Nation (London 1996-2016)
New National Era (Wash., DC 1870-1874)
New Northwest (Portland, OR 1871-87)
New North-West (Deer Lodge, MT 1869-97)
New Orleans Daily Crescent (New Orleans, LA 1851-1866)
New Orleans Daily Democrat (New Orleans, LA 1877-1880)
New Orleans Republican (New Orleans, LA 1867-1878)
New Oxford Item (New Oxford, PA 1879–1967)
Newport Jazz Festival: 1959 (New York 1959)
New Republic (New York 1914–)
Newry Examiner and Louth Advertiser (Newry, Ulster 1834-1870)
Newry Telegraph (Newry 1813-1871)
News (Frederick, MD 1883-)
News (Adelaide, SA 1923-1954)
News (Apache Junction AZ)
News (Apache Junction, AZ current)
News and Citizen (Morrisville, VT 1881-)
News and Courier (Charleston, SC 1873-1991)
News and Herald (Winnsboro, SC 1881-1900)
New Scientist (London 1956-) [Internet] (1998–)
Newsday (Melville, NY 1940–)
News Herald (FL)
News Herald (Panama City, FL 1937-)
News-Herald (Highland Co., OH 1886-1973)
New Singer’s Journal (London 1869)
News-Journal (Mansfield, OH 1964-)
News Journal (Wilmington, DE 1989-)
News-Journal (Wilmington, DE 1919-)
Newsletter: an Australian Paper for Australian People (Sydney 1900-1919)
New Society (London 1962–88)
News of the World (London 1843–)
New Sporting Magazine (London 1831-44)
The New Sprees of London, or, a guide to all the flash cribs of the metropolis (London 1844)
News-Press (Fort Myers, FL 1985-)
News Scimitar (Memphis, TN 1907-1926)
New Statesman (London 1913-)
Newsweek (New York 1933–)
Newsweek on Campus (New York 1982-88)
Newton, Esther Mother Camp (Englewood Cliffs, CO 1972)
Newton, Francis The Jazz Scene (New York 1959)
Newton, Peter Big Country of South Island (Wellington, NZ 1973)
Newton, Peter Wayleggo (Wellington 1947) [Wellington 1953]
Newton, Thomas The true tryall and examination of a mans owne selfe (London 1586)
Newton, William Secrets of Tramp Life Revealed (Ashton-under-Lyne, UK 1886)
New Ulm Weekly Review (New Ulm, MN 1878-92)
New Vocal Enchantress (London 1791)
New York Age (New York City 1887-1960)
New-York American (New York 1895-1937)
New York American and Journal (New York 1937–66)
New York Amsterdam News (New York 1909-)
New York Arena (New York fl. 1842)
New York Aurora (New York 1842-1844)
New York Clipper (New York 1853-1924)
New York Daily Advertiser (New York 1817-36)
New York Daily Express (New York 1836-43)
New York Daily Globe (New York fl. 1849)
New York Daily Herald (New York 1835-1924)
New York Daily Mirror (New York 1924–63)
New York Daily News (New York 1919–)
New York Daily Times (New York 1851-57)
New York Dispatch (New York) [31 May 1885]
New Yorker (New York 1925–)
New York Evening Express (New York fl. 1859)
New York Evening Journal (New York 1897-1909)
New York Evening Post (New York 1802–1934)
New York Evening Tattler (New York fl. 1843)
New-York Flagellator, and Police Bulletin (fl. 1828)
New York Gazette and General Advertiser (New York 1795-183?)
New York Herald (New York 1835-1924)
New York Herald Tribune (New York 1924-66)
New York Magazine (New York 1968–)
New York Mercury (New York 1839-1896)
New York Mirror (New York 1823-1842)
New York Morning Express (New York 1843-1864)
The New York Pick (see Pictorial Pick)
New York Post (New York 1934–)
New York Review of Books (New York 1963-)
New York Sporting Whip (New York 1843)
New York Sunday Mirror (New York 1924–63)
New York Times (New York 1851–)
New York Times Book Review (New York 1896–)
New York Transcript (New York 1834-?36 )
New York Tribune (New York 1841-1924)
New York Weekly Day Book (New York 1861-1868)
New York World (New York 1860–1931)
New York World-Telegram (New York 1931–50)
New York World-Telegram and Sun (New York 1950–66)
New Zealand Free Lance (Wellington, NZ 1900-1920)
New Zealand Graphic (Auckland, New Zealand 1890-?)
New Zealand Herald (Auckland, NZ 1863–)
New Zealand Observer (Auckland, NZ 1880-1954)
New Zealand Observer (Auckland, NZ 1880-1954)
New Zealand Times (Wellington 1874-1920)
New Zealand Truth (Wellington 1906-1930)
Niccholes, Alexander discourse, of marriage and vviuing : and of the greatest mystery therein contained: how to choose a good wife from a bad (London 1620)
Nicholls, G.H. Bayete! : ‘Hail to the king!’ (London 1923)
Nichols, George Ward The Story of the Great March (New York 1865)
Nichols, John (ed.) Progresses and Processions of Queen Elizabeth 3 vols. (London 1823; 1888) (including Gesta Grayorum 1594)
Nichols, Robert; Tully, Jim Twenty Below (London 1927)
Nicholson, John H. The Opal Fever (Brisbane 1878)
Nicholson, Kenyon The Barker (New York 1927)
Nicholson, Kenyon; Robinson, Charles Sailor Beware! (New York 1933)
Nicholson, Meredith A Hoosier Chronicle (New York 1912)
Nicholson, Renton Cockney Adventures and Tales of London Life (London 1838)
Nicholson, Renton Rogue’s Progress (London 1860)
Nicholson, Vivian; Smith, Stephen Spend, Spend, Spend (London 1977) [London 1978]
Nichols’ Weekly Arena (New York fl. 1842)
Nicol, Charles Poems and Songs (Edinburgh 1909)
Niederhoffer, Arthur Behind the Shield (New York 1967)
Nifty Erotic Stories Archive [Internet] (1992–)
The Night Side of New York (by Members of the New York Press) (New York 1866)
Niland, D’Arcy The Big Smoke (Sydney 1959) [London 1974]
Niland, D’Arcy Call Me When the Cross Turns Over (Sydney 1957) [London 1958]
Niland, D’Arcy Dead Men Running (London 1969)
Niland, D’Arcy Gold in the Streets (Sydney 1959) [London 1966]
Niland, D’Arcy Pairs and Loners (London 1966)
Niland, D’Arcy The Shiralee (Sydney 1955) [London 1957]
Niles, Blair Strange Brother (New York 1931) [London 1932]
Niles, John J. Singing Soldiers (New York 1927)
Nimmo, A. Songs and Ballads of Clydesdale (Edinburgh 1882)
Nimrod, Windsor Songs of the Chace (London 1788)
‘Ninnyhammer’, ‘Nickydemus’ (pseud. Thomas Tooly) Homer in a nut-shell: or, the Iliad of Homer in immortal doggrel (London 1715)
Nisbet, Hume ‘Bail Up!’ (London 1890)
Nisbet, Hume The Bushranger’s Sweetheart (London 1892)
Nisbet, Hume In Sheep’s Clothing (London 1900)
Niven, John Kill Your Friends (London 2008) [London 2009]
Nkosi, Lewis Mating Birds (London 1986)
Nkosi, Lewis The Rhythm of Violence (London/Nairobi 1964)
‘No. 35’ The Argot (Sydney NSW 1950)
Nobbs, David The Fall and Rise of Reginald Perrin (London 1975) [London 1976]
Nobbs, David Second from Last in the Sack Race (London 1983) [London 1984]
Noblesville Ledger (Noblesville, IN 1988-)
Noctes Ambrosianae (Edinburgh 1863)
Nocturnal Revels, or the History of King's-Place and Other Modern Nunneries 2 vols. (London 1779)
Nolan, Christopher Under the Eye of the Clock (London 1987)
Non-Partisan Leader (Fargo, ND 1915-1921)
Norfolk Chronicle (Norwich, Norfolk 1786-1955)
Norfolk News (Norwich, Norfolk 1845-1961)
Norfolk Virginian (Norfolk, VA 186?-189?)
Norfolk Weekly News (Madison County, NE 1900-17)
Norman, Frank Banana Boy (London 1969)
Norman, Frank Bang to Rights (London 1958)
Norman, Frank The Dead Butler Caper (London 1978)
Norman, Frank Fings Ain’t Wot They Used T’Be (London 1959)
Norman, Frank The Guntz (London 1962)
Norman, Frank Norman’s London (London 1969)
Norman, Frank Stand On Me (London 1959)
Norman, Frank Too Many Crooks Spoil the Caper (London 1979)
Norman, Tom The Penny Showman ed. G.B. Norman (written London c.1921; edited version published London 1985)
Norr, William Stories of Chinatown (New York 1892)
Norris, Frank McTeague (New York 1899) [New York 1958]
Norris, Frank Moran of the Lady Letty (New York 1898)
Norris, Frank Vandover and the Brute (New York c.1895) [New York 1914]
Norroy, Phyllis Private Letters from Phyllis to Marie, or the Art of Child-Love, or the Adventures and Experiences of a Little Girl, showing how pretty little maidens indulge those secret passions together and alone with others, which often lead to their seduction at an early age (London 1898)
North, Eric Nobody Stops Me (London 1960)
North, Roger Examen, or, an Enquiry into the Credit and Veracity of a Pretended Complete History (London 1740)
North, Roger Lives of the Norths (London 1742-4) [London 1826, 1890]
Northall, G.F. Folk-Phrases of Four Counties (London 1894)
Northall, G.F. The ‘Momus’ Miscellanies (London 1880)
Northall, G.F. Warwickshire Word Book (London 1896)
Northall, William Knight (ed.) Life and Recollections of Yankee Hill (New York 1850)
North American Review (Boston, MA 1815-)
Northampton Mercury (Northampton, Northants., 1770-1954)
Northamptonshire Evening Telegraph (Kettering, Northants 1897-)
North Australian (Brisbane, Qld 1863-1865)
Northbrooke, John A treatise against dicing, dancing, plays, and interludes. With other idle pastimes (London 1577) [London 1843]
North Carolinan (Fayetteville, NC 1839-1861)
North Carolina Standard (Raleigh, NC 1850-1866)
The North Country Maid (Limerick, Ireland 1790)
North Devon Journal (Barnstaple, Devon 1824-)
North Eastern Ensign (Benalla, Vic. 1872-1938)
Northern Argus (Rockhampton, Qld 1865-1874)
Northern Champion (Taree, NSW 1913-1954)
Northern Echo (Darlington, UK 1870-)
Northern Herald (Cairns, Qld 1913-1939)
Northern Liberator (Newcastle-upon-Tyne, UK 1837-40)
Northern Miner (Charters Towers, Qld 1874-1954)
Northern Standard (Monaghan 1839-1871)
Northern Standard (Darwin, NT 1921-55)
Northern Star (Lismore, NSW 1876-)
Northern Star and Leeds General Advertiser (Leeds, Yorks. 1838-1852)
Northern Territory Times and Gazette (Darwin, NT 1927 - 1932)
Northern Times (Carnarvon, WA, Australia 1905-1983)
Northern Tribune (Sheboygan, MI 1875-1885)
Northern Warder and General Advertiser for the Counties of Fife, Perth and Forfar (Dundee, Scotland 1841-1869)
Northern Whig (Antrim 1832-1933)
North Melbourne Advertiser (Melbourne, Vic. 1873-94)
North Melbourne Gazette (Melbourne, Vic. 1894-1901)
North Platte Semi-weekly Tribune (North Platte, NE 1895-1922)
North Platte Tribune (North Platte, NE 1890-94)
Northrop, William B.; Northrop, John B. The Insolence of Office (New York 1932)
Northup, Solomon Twelve Years a Slave (Auburn, NY 1853)
North Wales Chronicle (Bangor, Gwynedd 1808-)
North Wales Gazette (Bangor, Gwynedd 1808-27)
North West Chronicle (fl. 1883)
Norton, Oliver Willcox Army Letters 1861–65 (Chicago 1903)
Norton, R.A. Through Beatnik Eyeballs (London 1961)
Norton, Rictor Mother Clap’s Molly House 2nd edn (London 2006)
Norwich Bulletin (Norwich, CT 2011-)
Norwood, Edwin P. The Other Side of the Circus (New York 1926)
Notes and Queries (London 1849-)
Nott, Charles C. Sketches in Prison Camps (New York 1865)
Nottingham Evening Post (Nottingham, 1878-)
Nottingham Review And General Advertiser For The Midland Counties (Nottingham 1825-1852 )
Nottinghamshire Guardian (Nottingham 1849-1900)
Nova (London 1965–76)
The Novel Newspaper (London 1839-45)
Novotny, Mariella Kings Road (London 1971)
NSFWCorp [Internet] (2011–2013)
NT News [Internet] (Northern Territory News) (2003–)
Number 1500 Life in Sing Sing (Indianapolis 1904)
Number One Adult Sexual Health Terms Advisor [Internet] (2002–)
Nunnery versus Fuckery (London c.1950)
‘‘N.W. Clerk’’ (pseud. C.S. Lewis) A Grief Observed (London 1961)
N.Y. Advertiser and Express (New York 1836-39)
N.Y. Amsterdam News (New York, 1909-)
‘Nye, Bill’ (pseud. Edgar Nye) Bill Nye and Boomerang (Chicago 1881)
Nye, Bill; Riley, James Whitcomb Nye and Riley's railway guide (Chicago, IL 1888)
Nye, Edgar Baled Hay (London 1884)
Nye, Edgar Bill Nye’s Remarks (New York 1900)
Nye, Edgar Forty Liars and Other Lies (Chicago 1882) [Chicago 1888]
Nye, Nelson C. Breed of the Chaparral (London 1948) [London 1949]
Nye, Nelson C. Long Run (Boston 1959) [Boston 1983]
Nyren, John Cricketers of My Time (London 1833) [London 1902]
N.Y. Sunday News (New York 1866-c.1975)
N.Y. Tribune / N.Y. Daily Tribune (New York, 1866-1924)