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A Glossary of Provincial Words Used in Teesdale in the County of Durham - Page 7
by Frederick Dinsdale - 1849 - 151 pages
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Bookseller's catalogues Continued as John Russell Smith's old book ..., Part 1

John Russell Smith - 1846
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A Guide to the Anglo-Saxon Tongue: A Grammar After Erasmus Rask ; Extracts ...

Edward Johnston Vernon - English language - 1846 - 196 pages
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The History and Antiquities of the Ancient Town and Port of Rye, in the ...

William Holloway (of Rye, in Sussex.) - Rye (England) - 1847 - 616 pages
...sterling value ; and it seems as if, in unison wiih the woodcuts, which so cleverly explain its point* and adorn its various topics, the whole design were...minds and habits of mankind." — Literary Gazette. English Surnames. A Series of Essays on Family Nomenclature, Historical, Etymological, and Humorousi...
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Archaeologia Cambrensis

Wales - 1847
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The Anglo-Saxon Version of the Life of St. Guthlac, Hermit of Crowland

Felix, Saint Guthlac - English language - 1848 - 125 pages
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The Anglo-Saxon version of the life of st. Guthlac, orig. written in Latin ...

Guthlac (st.) - 1848
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Sussex Archaeological Collections, Illustrating the History and ..., Volume 2

Sussex Archaeological Society - 1849
...entertainment. The text is so pleasing that we scarcely dream of its sterling value ; and it seems as if, in unison with the woodcuts, which so cleverly explain...upon the minds and habits of mankind." — Literary Qazelte. " Mr. Lower's work is both curious and instructive, while the manner of Its treatment is so...
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Se gefylsta, the helper, an Anglo-Saxon delectus [compiled] by W. Barnes

William Barnes - 1849
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Popular Rhymes and Nursery Tales

James Orchard Halliwell-Phillipps - Children's stories - 1849 - 275 pages
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The History of Romney Marsh ...

William Holloway - 1849 - 182 pages
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