Bibliographic Details

Dan Burley's jive / edited by Thomas Aiello.

Author / Creator Burley, Dan, 1907-1962.
Uniform title Dan Burley's original handbook of Harlem jive
Imprint DeKalb, Ill. : Northern Illinois University Press, c2009.
Description xxxi, 232 p. : ill. ; 21 cm.
Language English
Subject African Americans -- Languages.
English language -- Slang.
African Americans -- Communication.
Black English.
African Americans -- Communication.
African Americans -- Languages.
Black English.
English language -- Slang.
Format Print, Book
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Varying Form of Title Portion of title Jive
Other uniform titles Burley, Dan, 1907-1962. Diggeth thou?
Other authors / contributors Aiello, Thomas, 1977-
ISBN 9780875806235 (pbk. : alk. paper)
0875806236 (pbk. : alk. paper)
Notes The book combines into one easily accessible volume two works: Dan Burley's Original Handbook of Harlem Jive and Diggeth Thou?
Includes bibliographical references.
Table of Contents:
  • Introduction
  • Dan Burley's Original Handbook of Harlem Jive
  • Diggeth Thou?
  • The Jiver's Bible
  • Editor's Notes