A Reader’s Guide To The Place-names Of The United Kingdom..
Bound in original buff cloth, in dust wrapper. A fine copy.
A bibliography of publications (1920-89) on the place-names of great britain and northern ireland, the isle of man, and the channel islands. edited by jeffrey spittal and john field.
(paul watkins medieval studies. 4).
8vo. 5.75 x 8.75 inches. xix + [iii] + 341 pp.
Illustrated by 2 maps.
A comprehensive annotated bibliography of works on UK place-names, covering Scotland, Wales, Northern Ireland and the islands. A general section precedes county studies. Three appendices cover works published, 1850-1920, British place-names transferred abroad and Place-names and 'The Matter of Britain' (Arthurian Legend). John Field (1921-2000) was a former editor of the English Place-Name Society Journal and author of books on field names. His research papers are held at the University of Nottingham.
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