Bound in original green cloth, gilt, in price clipped pictorial dust wrapper, which has slight worming along rear inside fold. Traces of fore edge foxing, but otherwise a very good copy.
B. T. Batsford Ltd.,
8vo. 6.25 x 9 inches. 256 pp.
Illustrated by 2 maps and 8 black and white plates.
Revision of the first edition of 1961, with corrections and some additional material. A detailed survey of the various categories of English place names, with an appendix of common elements. Kenneth Cameron (1922-2001) was Professor of English Language at the University of Nottingham and Hon. Secretary of the English Place-name Society and Director of its Survey. He compiled the volumes for Derbyshire and Lincolnshire.
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