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A Dictionary of English Place-names By A. D. Mills

A Dictionary of English Place-names
by A. D. Mills

Written for the general reader, tourist or local historian, this volume contains over 12,000 entries comprising details on place-name, county earliest spelling and date, meaning of the name and its etymology. It also includes names of rivers and a glossary of affixes.
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This dictionary is written for the general reader, tourist or local historian with an interest in the origins of English place-names. It contains over 12,000 entries, comprising place-name, county, earliest spelling and date, the meaning of the name and its etymology. Included are modern and topical names, such as Sellafield, Peterlee and Strangeways, names of rivers, new and old county names and regional names. There is also a glossary giving a range of meanings and showing their historical development.

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Sku
GOR001206877
Title
A Dictionary of English Place-names
Author
Condition
Very Good
Binding type
Hardback
Publisher
Oxford University Press
Year published
Number of pages
421
ISBN 10
0198691564
ISBN 13
9780198691563
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N/A
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