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Brewer"s Britain & Ireland The History, Culture, Folklore and Etymology of 7500 Places in These Islands by John Ayto

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Written in English


  • British & Irish history,
  • Reference works,
  • Encyclopedias (Multi-Subject),
  • Great Britain - History,
  • Reference,
  • Travel - General,
  • History: World,
  • British Isles,
  • Ireland,
  • United Kingdom, Great Britain,
  • Europe - Great Britain - General,
  • Europe - Ireland,
  • Special Interest - General,
  • Reference / General,
  • STUDY NOTES - SparkNotes,
  • Encyclopedias

Book details:

The Physical Object
Number of Pages1326
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL10321300M
ISBN 10030435385X
ISBN 109780304353859

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'the book provides an abundance of historical detail on how Britain got its names.' GOOD BOOK GUIDE 'This is much more than just a place-name dictionary. It is an A-Z of these islands, and explores the history and cultural associations as well as literary, musical, artistic and folklore connections of . From publisher's description: Brewer's Britain and Ireland is a 'phrase and fable gazetteer', gathering together in one A-Z volume the linguistic, historical, folkloric and literary associations behind thousands of locations in the British Isles, both celebrated and less well-known, from Ashby-de-le-Zouch to Blubberhouses, and from Wigton to Wetwang.   Brewer's Britain & Ireland book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Pick any spot in the British Isles and you’re sure to find a to /5(14). Background. The IFBB was launched on 14 April at the Brewers' Hall in London. It had 36 members. The defence of 'The Tie' - tying the tenant within his tenancy agreement to buying the brewery's own beers - was a key aim of the IFBB. The organisation also focuses on recruitment of licensees, beer quality training and attracting new cask ale drinkers.

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Brewer's Britain and Ireland is a Brewer's-style reference book about place-names and the historical associations of the places they designate. Lying part-way between the traditional gazetteer and a traveller's 'armchair companion', it takes the reader on an informative and fascinating 'heritage tour' of thousands of places and place-names in. The noted breweries of Great Britain and Ireland / (London: Causton, ), by Alfred Barnard (page images at HathiTrust) The noted breweries of Great Britain and Ireland / (London: Sir J. Causton & sons, []), by Alfred Barnard (page images at HathiTrust; US access only) Noted French orators / (Chicago and New York, Belford, Clarke, ), by Louis-Marie de Lahaye Cormenin, Joel. Beer in England has been brewed for hundreds of years. As a beer brewing country, England is known for its top fermented cask beer (also called real ale) which finishes maturing in the cellar of the pub rather than at the brewery and is served with only natural carbonation.. English beer styles include bitter, mild, brown ale and old ale. Stout, porter and India Pale Ale were also originally. About this Item: Published by The Bass Museum, Burton-Upon-Trent, , 77 pages, black and white illustrations throughout, number 11 of a limited edition of published to celebrate the opening of The Bass Museum, Burton-Upon-Trent in It is an extract from Alfred Barnard's Noted Breweries of Great Britain and Irela Limited Edition, light marks to boards and slight rubbing to.