John Field's A History of English Field Names (Approaches to Local PDF

By John Field

ISBN-10: 0582081572

ISBN-13: 9780582081574

ISBN-10: 0582081580

ISBN-13: 9780582081581

box names should not merely attention-grabbing in themselves, but additionally a wealthy resource of knowledge in regards to the groups originating them. The earliest recorded names frequently describe in basic terms the site or nature of the land, yet adjustments in language, expertise, social business enterprise, land possession or even non secular and political considering have all contributed to an incredibly complicated photo this day. A pioneering history.

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