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Sloightly on Th' Huh!: an Affectionate Look at the Suffolk Dialect

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Title:Sloightly on Th' Huh!: an Affectionate Look at the Suffolk Dialect
Price:GBP£5.00 (about USD$6.30)
Book ID:B009-TOP00093
Publisher:Countryside Books, Newbury, Berkshire, 2004
Edition:First Edition
Illustrator:Scollins, Richard & Appleby, Barrie
Condition:Near Fine
Dust Jacket:N/A
Countryside Books, 2004, Paperback, Book Condition: Near Fine, Dust Jacket Condition: N/A, First Edition, Illustrated By: Scollins, Richard & Appleby, Barrie

yellow titles spine; illustrated throughout by b/w. photo's, drawings & cartoons; "-'Forruds bor! Not arssl'ns'; 'Howd yew haard bor!'; 'Taint ser bit loikely'; 'Sloightly on th' huh!'; 'Moind how yew goo cumm'n baack'; 'Th' best paart a' fair few'; 'Dew yew keep a' throsh'n bor'; 'At duzzy fuel maykes a hellava dullor'; 'A good toidlee sum'; 'Cood blaarst! 'At's hooly dungy!'; 'Shess bor!'; 'At's rain'n fairly oover Will's muther's!'- Can people in Suffolk really be speaking the English language? A treasure trove of folk history and vivid English expression can be found in the Suffolk dialect, which should not be forgotten. 'Sloightly on th' Huh!' traces its origins, capturing the warmth and humour to .be found among those who live in the region. What better opportunity could there be for Suffolk speakers to celebrate their heritage! Charlie Haylock lives in Sudbury and was brought up in a traditional Suffolk family. He has lived some of his life 'abroad' in Essex and London. Therefore not only can Charlie see Suffolk from the inside, he can also see it from the outside: an ideal mix for an author on this historic county."; 96 pages. Size: 8vo - over 7�" - 9�" tall. Illustrator: Scollins, Richard & Appleby, Barrie. Quantity Available: 1. Category: Myths, Legends & Folklore; East Anglia; Linguistics; Suffolk; England; Humour. ISBN: 1853068772. ISBN/EAN: 9781853068775. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: TOP00093.
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