Bedders, Bulldogs and Bedells : A Cambridge Glossary Paperback / softback
This is a 1995 edition of Dr Stubbings' Bedders, Bulldogs and Bedells: A Cambridge ABC, first published by the author in 1991.
This edition was revised, enlarged and adorned with a selection of illustrations.
The book aims to explain the many special words and usages current in University society.
What are bedders, bulldogs, bedells? What is a tripos? What is a gyp-room? What (in the past) was a ten-year man? What was the Wooden Spoon? Puzzled visitors, new undergraduates, even dons will find the answers here.
- Format: Paperback / softback
- Pages: 140 pages, 15 Halftones, unspecified
- Publisher: Cambridge University Press
- Publication Date: 27/01/1995
- Category: Language: reference & general
- ISBN: 9780521479783