London Street Names (BOK)

John Wittich

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Piccadilly, Pall Mall, Old Bailey, Houndsditch and Crutched Friars are some of the unusual London street names that must puzzle those who use them daily as much as they puzzle the tourist. How did they arise, and what do they mean? This book explains these and over seven hundred and fifty other sin London. The origin of a stret name often reveals unsuspected facts about the history of the area. Many names date back to Saxon times. Sraightforward-looking names are not always what they seem.


Språk Engelsk Engelsk Innbinding Heftet
Utgitt 2003 Forfatter John Wittich
ISBN 9780747803096
Antall sider 136 Dimensjoner 11,3cm x 17,7cm x 0,6cm
Vekt 191 gram Leverandør Bertram Trading Ltd
Emner og form Local history, Place names & gazetteers, Travel & holiday