Paper $29.95 ISBN: 9780859895231 Published January 1996 For sale in North and South America only

Cornish Studies Volume 4

Cornish Studies: Four

Edited by Philip Payton

Edited by Philip Payton

Distributed for University of Exeter Press

208 pages | 9 x 6
Paper $29.95 ISBN: 9780859895231 Published January 1996 For sale in North and South America only

The fourth volume in the acclaimed paperback series . . . the only county series that can legitimately claim to represent the past and present of a nation.

Contributions by
Bernard Deacon, Amy Hale, Neil Kennedy, Alan M. Kent, Brian Murdoch, Philip Payton, Glanville Price, Rod Sheaff, Mark Stoyle, Paul Thornton and Nicholas Williams

Contents
Introduction
Philip Payton

Art Thou of Cornish Crew? Shakespeare, Henry V and Cornish Identity
Alan Kent (University of Exeter)

'Sir Richard Grenville's Creatures': The New Cornish Tertia, 1644-46
Mark Stoyle (University of Southampton)

Reforming Thirties and Hungry Forties: The Genesis of Cornwall's Emigration Trade
Philip Payton

Is 'John of Chyanor' really a 'Cornish Ruodlieb'?
Brian Murdoch (University of Stirling)

'Linguistically Sound Principles': The Case Against Kernewek Kemmyn
N.J.A. Williams (University College Dublin)

Language Revival and Language Debate: Modernity and Postmodernity
Brian Deacon (Open University) 

A Century of Centralisation: Cornish Health and Healthcare
Rod Sheaff (University of Manchester)

Research Notes: Negative Particles in Cornish
Glanville Price (University of Wales, Aberystwyth)

Second Homes in Cornwall
Paul Thornton (Institute of Cornish Studies)
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