The Celtic Place-Names of Scotland.

By: Watson, W.J.

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Softcover, Fine condition. New & Revised edition, pp xlii, 558, index. First published in 1926, this book remains the best and most comprehensive guide to the Celtic place-names of Scotland and is essential reading for anyone interested in Scottish history and the derivations of place-names the length and breadth of the country. It is divided into sections dealing with early names, territorial divisions, general surveys of areas, and also looks at saints, church terms and river names. As the standard reference work on the subject it has never been surpassed. This edition contains an introduction which includes biographical material about the author, together with corrigenda and addenda.

Title: The Celtic Place-Names of Scotland.

Author Name: Watson, W.J.

Categories: Scotland North-east, Scottish History,

Edition: New Edition

Publisher: Birlinn, 2011. 9781906566357: 2011

ISBN Number: 1906566356

ISBN Number 13: 9781906566357

Binding: Soft cover

Book Condition: Fine

Type: Book

Seller ID: 1875

Keywords: Celtic Names, Scotland, Place Names, History Scottish History Scottish History,