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Published: 08 September 2005

594 Pages | 3 maps


ISBN: 9780192806635

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A Dictionary of English Surnames

Third Edition

Reaney and Wilson

Oxford Quick Reference

  • Covers the origin and meaning of over 16,000 English surnames
  • Sources and dates provided for each name
  • Entries cross referenced, directing readers to variant name forms
  • In-depth introduction covers the background to the subject of surnames
  • Contains an appendix giving advice on how to locate the home of a family name

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