Green’s Dictionary of Slang


P., W. (ed.) Wit’s Academy, or, The Muse’s Delight (London 1677)
Pacific Commercial Advertiser (Honolulu 1856-1921)
Pacific Islands Monthly (Sydney 1931-)
Pacific Reporter (US (West) 1883-)
Packard, Frank L. The Adventures of Jimmie Dale (London 1917) [London 1918]
Packard, Frank L. The White Moll (London 1920)
Packe, Edward Diary (from First World War) [Internet:]
‘Packer, Vin’ (pseud. Marijane Meaker) The Young and Violent (New York 1958)
Paducah Evening Sun (Paducah, KY 1906-29)
Paducah Sun (Paducah, KY 1896-)
The Pagan Prince (London 1690)
Page, Martin Kiss Me Goodnight, Sergeant-Major (London 1973)
Paige, D.D. (ed.) The Selected Letters of Ezra Pound, 1907–1941 (as The Letters of Ezra Pound New York 1950) [London 1971]
Paige, Leroy ‘Satchel’ Maybe I’ll Pitch Forever ed. David Lipman (in Saturday Eve. Post 11 March 1961) (Philadelphia, PA 1961)
Paige, Leroy ‘Satchel’ Maybe I’ll Pitch Forever ed. David Lipman (Garden City, NY 1962)
Paige, Leroy ‘Satchel’ Pitchin’ Man (Cleveland 1948)
Pain, Barry De Omnibus (London 1901)
Paine, Albert Bigelow (ed.) Mark Twain’s Letters (New York 1917)
Paine, Ralph D. The Fighting Fleets (London 1918)
Paisley Herald (Paisley, Renfrewshire 1850-99)
Palatka News (Palatka, FL fl.1915)
Palestine Daily Herald (Palestine, TX 1902-1949)
Paley, Frank Rumble on the Docks (New York 1953) [New York 1955]
Palladium-Item (Richmond, IN 1939-)
Pall Mall Gazette (London 1865-1923)
Palm Beach Post (Palm Beach, FL 1916-)
Palmer, Cyril Everard The Wooing of Beppo Tate (London 1972)
Palmer, Joel Journal of Travels over the Rocky Mountains (Cincinnati 1847)
Palmer, Robert Deep Blues (New York 1981)
Palmer, Roy A Touch of the Times (London 1974)
Palmer, Vance The Passage (London 1928)
Palmer-Archer, Laura M. Bush Honeymoon and Other Stories (London 1904)
Palsgrave, John Lesclarcissement de la Langue Francoyse (London 1530)
Pampa Daily News (Pampa, TX 1938-1976)
Panama City News-Herald (Panama City, FL 1937-1952)
Pando Quarterly (2012-)
‘Panedonius, Philogenes’ (pseud. Richard Brathwait) Ar’t asleepe husband? A boulster lecture; stored with all variety of witty jeasts, merry tales, and other pleasant passages (London 1640)
Pantagraph (Bloomington, IL 1984-)
Panter-Downes, Mollie Good Evening Mrs Craven: the wartime stories of Mollie Panter-Downes (London 1999)
The Pantsman [Internet] (1999–c.2005)
Papathanasiou, Peter The Stoning (London 2021)
Parade (London 1960–)
Paris News (Paris, TX 1944-)
Paris Review (Paris 1953-1972; New York 1973-)
Park, Ruth A Fence Around the Cuckoo (Victoria, Australia 1992)
Park, Ruth The Harp in the South (Melbourne 1948)
Park, Ruth Poor Man’s Orange (Sydney 1949)
Parker, Dorothy Here Lies (New York 1936) [London 1943]
Parker, Dorothy The Penguin Dorothy Parker (London 1982)
Parker, George Humorous Sketches (London 1782)
Parker, George Life’s Painter of Variegated Characters in Public and Private Life (London 1789)
Parker, George View of Society (London 1781)
Parker, Gilbert Mrs Falchion (London 1893)
Parker, John Inside the Foreign Legion (London 1998)
Parker, Samuel A Reproof to Rehearsal Transposed (London 1673)
Parker, Tony The Frying-Pan: A Prison and Its Prisoners (London 1970)
Parker, Troy South Park: Bigger, Longer, and Uncut (film script 1999)
‘Parker, Victoria’ Incest Schoogirls (New York 1988)
‘Parker, Victoria’ Pay for Play Cheerleaders (New York 1987)
‘Parker, Victoria’ Wet Dream Schoolgirl (New York 1986)
Parkes, Fanny Wanderings of a Pilgrim, in Search of the Picturesque 2 vols. (London 1850)
Parkinson, Andrew Cutting It Fine ed. Jonathon Green (London 2001)
Parkinson, C. Northcote The Trade Winds: A Study of British Overseas Trade during the French Wars, 1793-1815 (London 1948)
Parkinson, Joseph Charles Places and People (London 1869)
The parlament of vvomen With the merry lawes by them newly enacted. To live in more ease, pompe, pride, and wantonnesse: but especially that they might have superiority and domineere over their husbands: with a new way found out by them to cure any old or new cuckolds, and how both parties may recover their credit and honesty againe (London 1640)
Paros, Lawrence The Erotic Tongue (Seattle, WA 1984)
Parramatta Jail Glossary (Parramatta, Sydney, Australia c. 1972)
Parris, Bill The Making of a Legionnaire (London 2004)
Parsons, C.G. Inside View of Slavery (New York 1855) [facsimile New York 1969]
Parsons, Edwin C. The Great Adventure (New York 1937)
Partridge, Eric A Dictionary of Catch Phrases 2nd edn (London 1985)
Partridge, Eric A Dictionary of the Underworld (London 1949, 1968)
Partridge, Eric Dictionary of Forces’ Slang (London 1948)
Partridge, Eric Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English 8th edn ed. Paul Beale (London 1984)
Partridge, Eric Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English 5th edn 2 vols. (London 1961)
Partridge, Eric Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English (London 1937)
Partridge, Eric Origins (London 1966)
Partridge, Eric Slang To-day and Yesterday (London 1933) [4th edn London 1970]
Pasadena Independent (Pasadena, CA 1933-1962)
Pascagoula Democrat Star (Pascagoula, MS 1878-1920)
Pasley, Fred D. Al Capone; the biography of a self-made man (Garden City, NY 1931)
‘Pasquil’ Pasquil’s Nightcap (London 1612) [facsimile London 1877]
‘Pasquil’ Pasquil’s Palinodia (London 1619) [facsimile London 1877]
Pasquin, Anthony Shrove Tuesday (London 1791)
Patel, Essop They Came at Dawn (Athlone, South Africa 1980)
Paterson, A.B. ‘Banjo’ The Man from Snowy River (? Australia 1895) [1902 Internet:]
Paterson, A.B. ‘Banjo’ (ed.) Old Bush Songs (Sydney 1905)
Paterson, A.B. ‘Banjo’ Rio Grande’s Last Race and Other Verses (Sydney 1902)
Paterson, A.B. ‘Banjo’ The Shearer’s Colt (Sydney 1936) [University Sydney Library: Australian Etexts novels 1910–39:]
Paterson, A.B. ‘Banjo’ Three Elephant Power and Other Stories (Sydney 1917)
Patois Dictionary [Internet] (? (?2004)
Paton, Alan; Shah, Krishna Sponono (Cape Town/Johannesburg 1962)
Patrick, James A Glasgow Gang Observed (London 1973)
‘Patrolman Craven’; Blackledge, W.J. Hell Riders (London 1935)
Patterson, Brunlees Life in the Ranks (London 1885)
Pattison, William Poetical Works (London 1728)
‘Paul, Cain’ (pseud. George Sims) Fast One (NY 1933) [London 1936]
Paul, Henry Howard Dshes of American Humor (London 1852)
Paulding, James K. The Banks of the Ohio; or, Westward Ho! (London 1833)
Paulding, James K. Bucktails (Philadelphia c.1815) [Philadelphia 1847]
Paulding, James K. John Bull in America (London 1825)
Paulding, James K. Westward Ho (New York 1832)
Paulin, Tom Fivemiletown (London 1987)
Paulin, Tom The Liberty Tree (London 1983)
Paul Pry The Inquisitive, Quizzical, Satirical, and Whimsical Epitome of Life as It Is (London 1857)
Paul Pry, The Reformer of the Age (London 1848-1850)
Paxton, H.T. Sport USA (New York 1961)
Paxton, John The Wild One (film script) (Alexandria, VA 1954)
‘Paxton, Philip’ (pseud. Samuel A. Hammett) A Stray Yankee in Texas (New York 1853)
‘Paxton, Philip’ (pseud. Samuel A. Hammett) Piney Woods Tavern (New York 1858)
‘Paxton, Philip’ (pseud. Samuel A. Hammett) The Wonderful Adventures of Captain Priest (New York 1855)
Payn, James A Confidential Agent 3 vols. (London 1880)
Payn, James Glow-Worm Tales 3 vols. (London 1887)
Payn, James High Spirits 3 vols. (London 1879)
Payn, James Notes from ‘News’ (London 1890)
Payn, James Thicker than Water (London 1883)
Payne, Andrew Minder (TV scripts London 1979, 1980, 1981, 1983, 1985, 1988)
Payne, Bill Poor Behaviour (Auckland 1994)
Payne, Bill Staunch: Inside the Gangs (Auckland 1991)
Payne, Lovell (private collection of rhyming slang) (notebook 1945)
Payne, Seth Wilbur Behind the Bars (New York 1873)
Peace, David Nineteen seventy-seven (London 2000)
Peacock, Jere Valhalla (New York 1961)
Peacock, Thomas Love Headlong Hall (London 1815) [London 1816]
Peacock, Tony The More You Bet the More You Win (Coogee, NSW 2013)
Peake, Richard Brinsley Americans Abroad (Dick’s Standard Plays No.589) (London 1824)
Peake, Richard Brinsley A Quarter to Nine (London 1837)
Peake, Richard Brinsley Comfortable Lodgings (London 1827)
Peake, Richard Brinsley The Devil in London (Dick’s Standard Plays No.718) (London 1840)
Peake, Richard Brinsley The Haunted Inn (Dick’s Standard Plays No.677) (London 1830)
Peake, Richard Brinsley Life of An Actor (Dick’s Standard Plays No.582) (London 1824)
Peak Hill Express (Peak Hill, NSW 1902-1952)
Pearce, Donn Cool Hand Luke (New York 1965)
Pearl, Anita Dictionary of Popular Slang (New York 1980)
Pearsall, Ronald The Worm in the Bud: the World of Victorian Sexuality (London 1969)
Pearson, Elizabeth Ware Letters from Port Royal (Boston 1862)
Pearson, William H Coal Flat (London 1963)
Pearson’s Magazine (London 1896–1939)
Peat, Frank E.; Smith, Lee O. Legion airs : songs of ‘over there’ and ‘over here’ (New York 1932)
Peattie, Roderick The Sierra Nevada (New York 1947)
Peck, George Wilbur Peck’s Bad Boy Abroad (London 1905)
Peck, George Wilbur Peck’s Bad Boy and his Pa (London 1883) [London 1887/1893]
Peck, George Wilbur Peck’s Boss Book (Chicago/New York 1884)
Peck, George Wilbur Peck’s Sunshine (Chicago/New York 1882)
Pedagogical Seminary (Worcester, MA 1891-1924) [vol 5 1898]
Peeping Tom Magazine (London 1849-1850)
Pegge, Samuel Anecdotes of the English Language (London 1844)
Peggs, James India’s Cries to British Humanity (London 1825)
Pegler, Westbrook George Spelvin, American and Fireside Chats (New York 1942)
Pelecanos, George Way Home (New York 2008)
Pelecanos, George What It Was (New York 2012)
Pelecanos, George P. A Firing Offense (New York 1992)
Pelecanos, George P. The Big Blowdown (New York 1996) [New York 1999]
Pelecanos, George P. Down by the River Where the Dead Men Go (New York 1995)
Pelecanos, George P. Drama City (New York 2005) [London 2005]
Pelecanos, George P. Hell to Pay (New York 2002)
Pelecanos, George P. King Suckerman (New York 1997) [London 1998]
Pelecanos, George P. Nick’s Trip (New York 1993)
Pelecanos, George P. The Night Gardener (New York 2006)
Pelecanos, George P. Right As Rain (New York 2001)
Pelecanos, George P. Shame the Devil (New York 2000) [London 2000]
Pelecanos, George P. Shoedog (New York 1994)
Pelecanos, George P. Soul Circus (New York 2003)
Pelecanos, George P. The Sweet Forever (New York 1998) [London 1999]
Pellew, Mervyn; Bannerman, W.B. Dead March in the Desert (London 1937)
Pember, Arthur The Mysteries and Miseries of the Great Metropolis (New York 1874)
Pembrokeshire Herald (Pembroke, Wales fl. 1874)
Pendleton, Don Boston Blitz (New York 1972) [London 1974]
Pendleton, Don The Executioner (New York 1969) [London 1973]
‘Pendleton, Tom’ (pseud. Edmund Van Zandt) The Iron Orchard (New York 1966) [London 1967]
‘Pendragon, A.’ Queen of the South (Gawler, Australia 1858)
Penguin Book of All-New Australian Jokes (Victoria, Australia/London 2000)
Penguin Book of Australian Jokes (Victoria, Australia/Harmondsworth, UK 1994)
Penguin Book of More Australian Jokes (Victoria, Australia/Harmondsworth, UK 1996)
Peninsula Enterprise (Accomac, WA 1881-1965)
Penkethman’s Jests (London 1721)
Pennell, Harry C. Puck on Pegasus (London 1861)
Pennell, Joseph S. The History of Rome Hanks and Kindred Matters (New York 1944)
Pennsylvania Gazette (Phildelphia, PA 1729-78)
Pennsylvania Packet (Philadelphia, PA 1771-1839)
Penny Dispatch & Irish Weekly Newspaper (Dublin 1861-1867)
Penny Illustrated Paper (London 1861-1907)
Pensacola Journal (Pensacola, FL 1897-)
Penthouse Magazine (London 1965-2013)
Penzler, Otto (ed.) Black Lizard Big Book of Black Mask Stories (New York 2010)
Penzler, Otto (ed.) Pulp Fiction: The Crimefighters (London 2006)
Penzler, Otto Pulp Fiction: The Dames (London 2008)
Penzler, Otto (ed.) Pulp Fiction: The Villains (London 2007)
People (New York 1974–)
People Magazine (Sydney 1950-2019)
People’s Comic (San Francisco 1972)
People’s Vindicator (Natchitoches, LA 1874-83)
People’s Voice (Wellington, KS 1890-1917)
The People’s Voice (New York 1942-1948)
Pepper, Art and Laurie Straight Life (New York 1979)
Peppiatt, Michael Francis Bacon in Your Blood (London 2015)
Pepys, Samuel Diary (London 1660–89)
Percelay, James; Ivey, Monteria; Dweck, Stephen Snaps (New York 1994)
‘Percival, Kate’ The Life and amours of the beautiful, gay and dashing Kate Percival, the belle of the Delaware … written by herself 2 vols. (London 1903) [N. Hollywood, CA 1967]
Perelman, Sidney Joseph Dawn Ginsbergh’s Revenge (New York 1929)
Perelman, Sidney Joseph Keep It Crisp (New York 1947)
Perelman, Sidney Joseph That Old Gang o’ Mine ed. R. Marschall (New York 1984)
Perelman, Sidney Joseph Westward Ha! (New York 1947)
Perkins, Edward T. Na Motu (New York 1854)
Perkins, Eli Saratoga in 1901: Fun, Love, Society & Satire (New York 1872)
Perkins, Kathy A. (ed.) Black South African Women: An Anthology of Plays (London 1998) (including Ismail Mahomed Cheaper Than Roses 1995; Thulani S. Mtshali Weemen 1996; Duma Ndlovu Sheila’s Day 1996; Magi Nonoinzi Williams Kwa-Landlady 1993)
Perrot, R. Iacobs vovve, or The true historie of tithes (Cambridge, UK 1627)
Perrott-White, Alfred French Legionnaire (London 1951)
Perry, Charles Portrait of a Young Man Drowning (New York 1962) [London 1963]
Perry, William London Guide and Stranger’s Safeguard (London 1818)
Perry, William The London Guide and Stranger’s Safeguard against the Cheats, Swindlers, and Pickpockets [etc.] (London 1818)
Perry, William Only Sure Guide to the English Tongue (London 1790)
Perrysburg Journal (Wood County, OH 186?-1965)
Perth Gazette and Western Australian Journal (Perth, WA 1833-1847)
Perthshire Advertiser (Perth, Scotland 1833-1945)
Perthshire Courier (Perth, Scotland 1809-1870)
Peterhead Sentinel (Peterhead, Aberdeenshire 1858-1907)
Peterkin, Julia Bright Skin (London 1932)
Peterkin, Julia Roll, Jordan, Roll (New York 1934)
Peterkin, Julia Scarlet Sister Mary (Indianapolis 1928)
Peters, Lance The Dirty Half-Mile (North Ryde, NSW 1989)
Peters, Paul; Sklar, George Stevedore (London 1935)
Petersburg Daily Progress (Petersburg, VA 1903-1911)
Petersburg Daily Progress (Petersburg, VA 1903-11)
Pete’s Aussie Slang Home Page [Internet] (2002)
Petit, Michael Peacekeepers at War (Boston, MA 1986)
Petroleum Centre Daily Record (Petroleum Centre, PA 1868-1873)
Petry, Ann The Narrows (London 1954)
Pettiway, Leon E. (ed.) Honey, Honey, Miss Thang (Philadelphia 1996)
Pettiway, Leon E. (ed.) Workin’ It (Philadelphia 1997)
Pettman, Charles Africanderisms (London 1913)
Pett Ridge, William Damages for Breach (London 1925)
Pett Ridge, William Early Closing (London 1925)
Pett Ridge, William Madame Prince (London 1916)
Pett Ridge, William Minor Dialogues (Bristol, UK 1895)
Pett Ridge, William Mord Em’ly (London 1898)
Pett Ridge, William Some Showers (London 1925)
Petulengro, Eva Caravans and Wedding Bands: A Romany Life in the 1960s (London 2012)
Petulengro, Xavier A Romany Life (London 1935)
Petulengro, Xavier Britain Through Gipsy Eyes (London 1937)
Phantom Detective (New York 1933–53)
Pharr, Robert Deane The Book of Numbers (New York 1969)
Pharr, Robert Deane Giveadamn Brown (New York 1978) [New York 1997]
Pharr, Robert Deane S.R.O. (New York 1971) [New York 1998]
Phelam O’Gimblet (London 1821)
Phelan, Jim Letters from the Big House (London 1943)
Phelan, Jim Lifer (London 1938)
Phelan, Jim Tramp at Anchor (London 1954)
‘Pheuquewell, Roger’ (pseud. Stretser, Thomas) A Description of Merryland (London 1740) [London 1741]
‘Pheuquewell, Roger’ (pseud. Stretser, Thomas) A Short Description of the Roads which lead to that Delightful Country called Merryland (London 1743)
‘Pheuquewell, Roger’ (pseud. Stretser, Thomas) History of the Gallantries of Bettyland (London 1743)
Phi Delta Kappan (Bloomington, IL)
Philadelphia Daily Bulletin (Philadelphia, PA 1847-1982)
Philadelphia Daily News (Philadelphia, PA 1960-)
Philadelphia Evening Bulletin (Philadelphia, PA 1884-1978)
Philadelphia Evening Ledger (Philadelphia, PA 1914-42)
Philadelphia Inquirer (Philadelphia, PA 1829)
‘Philalethes, Mercurius’ Select city quæries : discovering several cheats, abuses and subtilties of the city bawds, whores, and trapanners (London 1660)
Philbin, Tom Under Cover (New York 1986)
Philips, Melville The Making of a Newspaper (New York 1893)
Philips, Shine Big Spring (New York 1942)
Phillips, David G. Susan Lenox 2 vols. (Carbondale, IL/London 1908) [with additional text, New York/London 1917]
Phillips, David Graham Old Wives for New (New York 1908)
Phillips, Edward The New World of English Words (5th edn London 1696; 6th edn London 1706)
Phillips, Gary Perdition USA (London 1998)
Phillips, Jock; Boyack, Nicholas; Malone, E.P. (eds.) The Great Adventure (Wellington 1988)
Phillips, John Maronides (London 1672) [London 1678]
Phillips, Max Snakebite Sonnet (New York 1996)
Phillips, Scott The Walkaway (London 2002) [London 2003]
Phillips, Teresa C. An Apology for the Conduct of Mrs T.C. Phillips 2 vols. (London 1750)
Phillips, Watts The Wild Tribes of London (London 1855)
Phillipsburg Herald (Phillipsburg, KS 1878-18??)
Phillipsburg Mail (Phillipsburg, MT 1887-)
‘Philo-Britanniae’ (pseud. Charles Cotton) The Potent Ally: or, Succours from Merryland (London 1741)
‘Philomusus’ The Marrow of Complements (London 1655)
‘Philo-Puttanus’ (pseud. Ferrante Pallavicino) The Whores Rhetorick (London 1683)
Phil-porney. A modest defence of publick stews: or, an essay upon whoring, as it is now practis'd in these kingdoms, written by a Layman (London, 1724)
Phrenological Journal & Life Illustrated (mid-19C)
Pic (New York fl.1930s–40s)
Piccirilli, Tom The Fever Kill (Independence, LA 2008)
Piccirilli, Tom The Last Kind Words (New York 2012)
Piccirilli, Tom The Last Whisper in the Dark (New York 2013)
Pickens Sentinel (Pickens, SC 1871-1903)
Pickering, John A Vocabulary; Or, Collection of Words and Phrases: Which Have Been Supposed to be Peculiar to the United States of America (Boston, MA 1816)
Pickle, J.T. Australian-American Dictionary (1991)
The Pictorial Pick (New York fl. 1854)
Picture Post (London 1938-57)
Pierce, Augustus The Rebelliad (Cambridge, MA 1830) [Boston, MA 1844]
Pierce Egan’s Weekly Courier (London 1829)
Pierrepoint, Albert Executioner (London 1974)
Piersall, Jim; Hirshberg, Al Fear Strikes Out (Boston, MA 1955)
Piesbergen, Clarence E. Overseas with an Aero Squadron (Belleville, IL 1919)
Pike, Robert L. Mute Witness (New York 1965) [London 1997]
Pileggi, Nicholas Wiseguy (New York 1985) [as Goodfellas London 2001]
Pileggi, Nicholas; Scorsese, Martin Goodfellas (film script 1989)
Pilkington, Laetitia Mrs. Pilkington’s jests: or The cabinet of wit and humour. (London 1759)
Pilkington, Letitia Memoirs of Letitia Pilkington 2 vols. (London 1748) [London 1928]
Pilon, Frederick He Would be a Soldier (London 1786)
Pilot (Dublin, Eire 1828-1848)
Pimlyco, or Runne Red-Cap (London 1609)
Pinckney, Darryl High Cotton (New York 1992)
‘Pindar, Peter’ (pseud. John Wolcot) More Odes to the Royal Academicians (London 1785)
‘Pindar, Peter’ (pseud. John Wolcot) Tristria (London 1796) [London 1806]
‘Pindar, Peter’ (pseud. John Wolcot) The Works 5 vols. (London 1812)
‘Pindar, Peter’ (pseud. John Wolcot) The Works of Peter Pindar, Esq. 5 vols. (London 1794–1801)
Pinkerton, A. Frank Dyke Darrel the Railroad Detective (Chicago 1886)
Pinkerton, Allan The Mollie Maguires and the Detectives (New York 1877)
Pinkerton, Allan Professional Thieves and Detectives (New York 1882)
Pinkerton, Allan Reminiscences (New York 1879)
Pinkerton, Allan Thirty Years a Detective (New York 1886)
Pinney, Peter Restless Men (Sydney 1966)
Pinney, Thomas (ed.) Kipling’s India: Uncollected Sketches 1884–88 (London 1986) [London 1987]
Pinter, Harold The Caretaker (London 1960)
Pioneer Express (Pembina, ND 1883-1928)
Pioneer Mail (Allahabad 1866-)
Piozzi, Hesther Lynch Anecdotes of the Late Samuel Johnson, LL. D (London 1786)
Pistone, Joseph Donnie Brasco (New York 1987) [London 2006]
Pittenger, William The great locomotive chase : a history of the Andrews Railroad Raid into Georgia in 1862 (New York 1868) [Philadelphia, PA 1901]
Pitt-Kethley, Fiona Sky Ray Lolly (London 1986)
Pittsburgh Courier (Pittsburgh, PA 1907-66)
Pittsburgh Daily Post (Pittsburgh, PA 1859-1884 )
Pittsburgh Dispatch (Pittsburgh, PA 1880-1923)
Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (Pittsburgh, PA 1927-1960)
Pittsburgh Press (Pittsburgh, PA 1884-1992)
Pittston Gazette (Pittston, PA 185?-1965)
Pix, Mary Adventures in Madrid (London 1709)
Pix, Mary The Beau Defeated (London 1700)
Pix, Mary The Innocent Mistress (London 1697)
Pizzichini, Lilian Dead Men’s Wages (London 2002) [London 2003]
Place, Francis Personal Papers (BL Additional MS 27825; London 1819–25)
Plain Speaker (Hazelton, PA 1882-1961)
Planché, J.R. Amoroso, King of Little Britain (London 1818)
Planet Sex Stories [Internet] (?2002–2003)
Playboy (Chicago 1953–)
Playford, Henry Wit and Mirth, or, Pills to Purge Melancholy (London 1699, 1700, 1707)
The Pleasant history of Taffy's progress to London; with Welshman's catechesm (London c.1709)
Plimpton, George Truman Capote (New York 1998)
Pluck, Thomas Bad Boy Boogie (Lutz, FL 2017)
Pluck, Thomas The Boy from County Hell (Lutz, FL 2021)
Pluck, Thomas Life During Wartime (Lutz, FL 2018)
Plunkett, James Collected Short Stories (Dublin 1977)
Plymouth Weekly Democrat (Plymouth, IN 1860-69)
Pocock, Isaac John of Paris (London 1814)
Pocock, Isaac The Omnibus (Dick’s Standard Plays No.725) (London 1830)
Pocock, Isaac Woodstock (London 1826)
The poems of Charles Sackville, sixth Earl of Dorset (New York 1979)
Poen, Monte M. (ed.) Letters Home (by Harry S. Truman) (New York 1984)
Poetical Remaines of Rochester, Etherege, and Others (London 1698)
Pointe Coupee Democrat (False River, LA 1858-1862)
Polito, Robert Savage Art (New York 1995)
Polk County Observer (Monmouth, OR 1888-1927)
Poller, Jake Reach (London 1999)
Pollini, Francis Glover (London 1965)
Pollock, Albin J. The Underworld Speaks (Santa Rosa, CA 1935)
Pollock, Donald R. Knockemstiff (New York 2008)
Pollock, Donald Ray The Devil All the Time (New York 2011)
Pollok, Fitzwilliam Thomas Incidents of Foreign Sport and Travel (London 1894)
Pollok, Fitzwilliam Thomas Spoerr in British Burma (London 1879)
Polly Peachum’s Jests (London 1728)
Polyanthos and New-York Visiter (New York 1838-1839)
Polynesian (HI fl. 1850-62)
Pomeroy, Marcus Mills Nonsense (New York 1868)
Pomeroy Weekly Telegraph (Pomeroy, OH 1860-1866)
Pond, Mimi The Valley Girl’s Guide to Life (New York 1982)
Ponicsan, Darryl Cinderella Liberty (London 1973)
Ponicsan, Darryl The Last Detail (New York 1970)
Poole, Ernest The Harbor (London 1919)
Poole, John Hamlet Travestie (London 1811)
Poole, John Ye Comedie of Errors (London 1867)
Poole, Robert London E1 (London 1961) [London 2012]
Poor Man’s Guardian (London 1831-1835)
Poor Robin True Character of a Scold (London 1678)
Poor Robin’s Almanac (London 1663-)
Poor Robin’s Almanac (attribution of early editions to Robert Herrick now discredited) (London 1663-1776)
Pope, Alexander The Dunciad (London 1728)
Pope, Alexander Mother Gin (London 1737)
Pope, Alexander Poems of Pope ed. J. Butt (Twickenham edn, Vol. IV) (London 1939)
Pope, Alexander Sober advice from Horace : to the young gentlemen about town (London 1734)
Pope, Alexander The Works (Vol. II) (London 1735)
Pope, Alexander; Gay, John Miscellanies 6th edn 4 vols. (London 1751)
Pope, Bertha C. Letters of Ambrose Bierce (New York 1922)
Popular Detective (New York 1934–53)
Popular Mechanics (Chicago, IL 1902-)
Popular Science (Boston, MA 1872-)
Popular Sports (New York 1937–51)
Portage Sentinel (Ravenna, OH 1845-1854)
Port Augusta Dispatch, Newcastle and Flinders Chronicle (Port Augusta, SA 1885-1916)
Porteous, Richard S. Brigalow (Sydney, Australia 1957)
Porter, Hal The Paper Chase (Sydney, Aus. 1966)
Porter, Henry Two Angry Women of Abington (London 1599)
Porter, Kevin; Weeks, Jeffrey (eds.) Between the Acts: Lives of Homosexual Men 1885–1967 (London 1991)
Porter, William T. The Big Bear of Arkansas and Other Sketches (Philadelphia 1845) [Philadelphia 1847]
Porter, William T. The Quarter Race in Kentucky and Other Sketches (Philadelphia 1847)
Portland Guardian & Normanby Gen. Advertiser (Portland, Vic.1842-76)
Portland Phoenix (Portland, ME 1999-)
Port Pirie Recorder (Port Pirie, SA 1898-)
Portsmouth Evening News (Portsmouth, 1883-)
Portsmouth Times (Portsmouth 1850-1871)
Post, Charles Clement Ten Years A Cowboy (Chicago, IL 1889)
Post, Waldron K. Harvard Stories (New York 1893)
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