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A dictionary of English place-names

Author: A D Mills
Publisher: Oxford [England] ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1998.
Series: Oxford paperback reference.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 2nd ed., New edView all editions and formats
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Intended for travellers or local historians, this book gives the meaning and origin of place-names in England, and traces their development from earliest times to the present day.
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Genre/Form: Dictionaries
Local history
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: A D Mills
ISBN: 0192800744 9780192800749
OCLC Number: 40467628
Description: xxviii, 411 pages : maps ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Oxford paperback reference.
Other Titles: English place-names
Oxford dictionary of English place-names
Responsibility: A.D. Mills.
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From Abbas Combe to Zennor, this "Dictionary of English Place-Names" gives the meaning and origin of over 12,000 place-names, tracing their development from earliest times to the present day. For  Read more...

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Another volume for every local historian's bookshelf. Local Historian a book which will prove to be an invaluable travelling companion Landscape History

 
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