[Spellyans] Bewnans Ke

Nicholas Williams njawilliams at gmail.com
Tue Nov 16 15:00:14 GMT 2010


There are a number of mistakes in it, which I should like to correct
in an errata slip.

Nicholas


On 11/16/10, j.mills at email.com <j.mills at email.com> wrote:
>
> Perhaps a second edition is called for if the Thomas and Williams Bewnans Ke
> is now out of print. I bought a copy when it first came out. It is a very
> fine scholarly edition and I would not hesitate in recommending it to any
> serious scholar of Cornish. I seem to remember some people saying that they
> found it prohibitively expensive. Perhaps a paperback edition is now called
> for.
>
> Ol an gwella,
> Jon
>
> _____________________________________
> Dr. Jon Mills,
> University of Kent
>
>
>
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Nicholas Williams <njawilliams at gmail.com>
> To: Standard Cornish discussion list <spellyans at kernowek.net>
> Sent: Tue, Nov 16, 2010 10:12 am
> Subject: Re: [Spellyans] ragtho, rygthy
>
> ....
>
> I had an email from somebody recently asking me where he could find
> opies of Bewnans Ke. Our editio princeps is now out of print.
> y correspondent wrote:
> "We have dipped into the Life of Ke, using an edition by some
> ndividual called K George ... which, as you will know better than me,
> as a very wooden and pompous manner. But Blackwells say that your
> ditio princeps is not now available."
> ....
> Nicholas
>




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