Do you know your “Doss Artists” from your “Doxies?” Want to give someone a piece of your mind with a wicked insult like, “You’re as useful as an ashtray in a force-10 gale?” Get readin’ this book or you’ll be in rag order!
Find all that and more in this riotous, fascinating guide to Irish culture.
'This is the fifteenth title in the O’Brien ‘Feckin’ series. This one may be regarded as the apogee of the series ... There are some genuinely funny things in it and even some useful information on history, sayings, surnames and other topics, even if the
'It’s brilliant! ... An all-round compendium to get you through the day.'
'Even the most expert of scorn-slingers might be baffled by some of our country’s more bizarre terms of abuse. Now help is at hand with a new collection of put-downs.'
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