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Short Cornish Dialect Stories.

Herbert Lean

Short Cornish Dialect Stories.

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Published by H. Lean in Camborne (6, AtlanticTerrace) .
Written in English


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Pagination25p. :
Number of Pages25
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Open LibraryOL16676080M

With a vivid recollection of the keen enjoyment I myself found in the strange and wonderful Romances and Legends of Old Cornwall, now so rapidly being forgotten; with a remembrance too of the numerous long and involved paragraphs—even pages—that I skipped, as being prosy or unintelligible, written as they were in a dialect often untranslatable even by a Cornish child, I have here tried to.


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