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1000 Cornish Place Names Explained
by Julyan Holmes
2.99

ISBN: 978 185022 141 7
210x147mm - 40 pages

A run-away bestseller, since it was published in 1983, which has gone through numerous editions and revisions. Cornwall's strange mellifluous place names give it a flavour quite different from English counties. Many must wonder where they came from. This book is designed to help not only the bewildered stranger, but also the born Cornishman who may have taken them for granted since childhood.

This edition 1999.


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A Short Cornish Dictionary
by Christine Truran
3.99

ISBN: 978 185022 146 3
210x147mm - 40 pages

First published in 1986 for the use of beginners in the Cornish language who needed something easier to use than a large dictionary this title has proven a great success with countless visitors who have an interest in understanding a little more about Cornwall's separate culture and language.

This edition 1999.