This early work is George Henry Borrow’s 1888 work, “Romano Lavo-Lil - Word Book of the Romany or English Gypsy Language”. Including examples of gypsy poetry, comprehensive descriptions of gypsy customs, and a Romany-English dictionary, this classic volume offers a unique historical snapshot of life, and constitutes a must-read for those with an interest in Romany culture. George Henry Borrow (1803–1881) was an English author, famous for his many novels and travelogues based on his time spent traveling in Europe. Many classic books such as this are becoming increasingly rare and expensive. We are republishing this volume now in an affordable, modern, high-quality edition complete with a specially commissioned new biography of the author.