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The ancient language and the dialect of Cornwall

with an enlarged glossary of Cornish provincial words : also an appendix, containing a list of writers on Cornish dialect, and additional information about Dolly Pentreath, the last known person who spoke the ancient Cornish as her mother tongue

by Jago, Fred. W. P.

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Published by Netherton & Worth in Truro .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pentreath, Dolly.,
  • English language -- Dialects -- England -- Cornwall (County),
  • Cornish language.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesGlossary of the Cornish dialect, &c.
    Statementby Fred. W.P. Jago.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationx, 351, [2] p., [1] leaf of plates ;
    Number of Pages351
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL19357294M


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The Ancient Language, and The ancient language and the dialect of Cornwall book Dialect of Cornwall, with an Enlarged Glossary of Cornish Provincial Words (Cambridge Library Collection - Linguistics) by Frederick W. Jago (Author)Price: $ The Ancient Language, and the Dialect of Cornwall, with an Enlarged Glossary of Cornish Provincial Words Also an Appendix, Containing a List of Writers on Cornish Dialect, and Additional Information about Dolly Pentreath, the Last Known Person who Spoke the Ancient Cornish as her Mother TongueAuthor: Frederick W.

Jago. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Fredrick William Pearce Jago ( ) was a scholar best known for his work, namely, the ancient language and the dialect of Cornwall, originally published by Netherton and Worth of Turo. He also published a Cornish dictionary in He settled at Bodmin in where he practised medicine.

The ancient language and the dialect of Cornwall: with an enlarged glossary of Cornish provincial words: also an appendix, containing a list of writers on Cornish dialect, and additional information about Dolly Pentreath, the last known person who spoke the ancient Cornish as her mother tongue.

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The Ancient Language, and the Dialect of Cornwall With an Enlarged Glossary of Cornish Provincial Words; Also an Appendix, Containing a List of Writers on Cornish Dialect, and Additional Information About Dolly Pentreath, the Last Known Person Who Spoke the Ancient The ancient language and the dialect of Cornwall book as Her Mother Tongue by Frederick William Pearce Jago.

The Ancient Language, and the Dialect of Cornwall, with an Enlarged Glossary of Cornish Provincial Words: Also an Appendix, Containing a List of Writers on Cornish Dialect, and Additional Information about Dolly Pentreath, the Last Known Person who Spoke the Ancient Cornish as her Mother Tongue - Cambridge Library Collection - Linguistics (Paperback)Pages:   This book, "The ancient language and the dialect of Cornwall", by Fred.

Jago, is a replication of a book originally published before The ancient language and the dialect of Cornwall book has been restored by human beings, page by page, so that you may enjoy it in a form as close to the original as : Fred.

Jago. The ancient language and the dialect of Cornwall: with an enlarged glossary of Cornish provincial words: also an appendix, containing a list of writers on Cornish dialect, and additional information about Dolly Pentreath, the last known person who spoke the ancient Cornish as her mother tongue.

"The Ancient Language and the Dialect of Cornwall In BOOKS AND COLLECTORS ITEMS. This auction is live. You need to be registered and approved to bid at this auction. Watch the auction as a guest JAGO (FRED W.P.). "The Ancient Language and the Dialect of Cornwall " frontis, orig cl, 8vo,good.

The ancient language and the dialect of Cornwall book AND COLLECTORS ITEMS. Sale. WILLIAMS (ROBERT) Lexicon Cornu-Britannicum: A Dictionary of the Ancient Celtic Language of Cornwall, contemporary diced calf, Llandovery, Roderic, JAGO (FRED. W.P., editor) An English-Cornish Dictionary, frontispiece, ; The Ancient Language and Dialect of Cornwall, frontispiece, Truro, GROSE (FRANCIS) A Provincial Glossary; with a Collection of Local Proverbs, and.

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