The Place-names Of Wales by Hywel Wyn OwenThe Place-names Of Wales by Hywel Wyn Owen

The Place-names Of Wales

byHywel Wyn Owen

Paperback | May 15, 2015

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Originally published in 1998, this book offers a comprehensive account of place-names in Wales, presenting historical background and analysis alongside the latest understandings of linguistic elements and development and comparative analysis of other, similar place-names. This new edition adds some thirty place-names, while also taking account of recent research developments.
Hywel Wyn Owen is a regular presence on national radio broadcasts and an expert consultant to government and research bodies.
Title:The Place-names Of WalesFormat:PaperbackDimensions:136 pages, 7.75 × 5 × 0.6 inPublished:May 15, 2015Publisher:University Of Wales PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1783161647

ISBN - 13:9781783161645

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Table of Contents

Abbreviations for the pre-1974 counties of Wales
Map of pre-1974 counties of Wales
Further reading