A dictionary of English place-names

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Oxford University Press, 1998 - History - 411 pages
This is the most authoritative and up-to-date dictionary of English place-names available in paperback. From Abbas Combe to Zennor, it gives the meaning and origin of over 12,000 place-names, tracing their development from earliest times to the present day. This second edition adds 300 new entries, expands existing ones, and holds a glossary and extensive bibliography.

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Dictionary of English PlaceNames
Glossary of Some Common Elements
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