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Jerome Neu. Sticks and Stones: The Philosophy of Insults. Oxford University Press. 2008. 292pp.

Hugh Rawson. Wicked Words: A Treasury of Curses, Insults, Put-downs, and Other Formerly Unprintable Terms from Anglo-Saxon Times to the Present. Crown Publishers. 1989. 435pp.

Robert Schnakenberg. Distory: A Treasury of Historical Insults. Macmillan. 2004. 192pp.

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