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Ellen Thorneycroft-Fowler: traditional values and gender issues

Ellen Thorneycroft-Fowler was not a major author. Nor is she seen as such in today’s world. Nonetheless, her depiction of life in 19th century England would probably be seen as close-minded or too obsolete for the general public’s interest. Only a few scholars devoted their studies to her writings and tried to at least add…

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#REVIEW Time: Caroline Taggart’s “The Book of English Place Names: How Our Towns and Villages Got Their Names”

Author: Caroline Taggart Title: The Book of English Place Names. How Our Towns and Villages Got Their Names. Release Year: 2011 Genre: Historical/Linguistics Published by: Ebury Press When I last was in Oxford, I found myself browsing around in a bookstore, surrounded by beautiful and interesting books. I was on a budget and had to make sure I only bought…