Title: English River-Names.
Publisher:  Clarendon Press, Oxford , 1968,
Seller ID: 88434
EKWALL, Eilert. English River-Names. Oxford : At the Clarendon Press, (1968). Reprint. Pp [i]-xcii,-488. Index. 8vo, dark blue cloth, gilt lettering to spine. First published in 1928. Contents : [Part I] - Introduction : 1. Plan and scope of the book. 2. Names applied to more rivers than one. Rivers with alternative names,. 3. Various Types of Names. 4. Distribution of the various Types of Names. 5. Phonology of British Names. 6. Some British Suffixes. 7. The Old-English inflexion of River-names. 8. Place-names derived from River-names. 9. Disappearance of River-names. 10. Arrangement of the Book. [Part II] - English River-Names. Slightly splayed, smudge to fore-edge, penned note to title-page, else very good in dustjacket (penned note to rear flap). 95.00