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The fifth series of Wiltshire rhymes and tales in the Wiltshire dialect

by Edward Slow

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Published by E. Slow, R.R. Edwards, J. Ridout in Wilton, Salisbury, Gillingham .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Folk poetry -- Wiltshire.,
  • English language -- Dialects -- England -- Wiltshire -- Texts.

  • Edition Notes

    Other titlesWiltshire rhymes and tales.
    Statementby Edward Slow.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination150 p. ;
    Number of Pages150
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL14007848M

    Wiltshire at War. Wiltshire at War: Community Stories is a Heritage Lottery Funded project taking place across Wiltshire, from June until We invite you to explore this growing archive of stories gathered for the project. We also encourage you to share your own accounts about life in Wiltshire between and Perhaps you have family stories passed down through the generations? Wiltshire Rhymes and Tales in the Wiltshire Dialect () containing The Wiltshire Moonrakers by Edward Slow, available online here ; The Gilbert and Sullivan operetta The Sorcerer is set in the fictional village of Ploverleigh in Somerset. Some dialogue and song lyrics, especially for the chorus, are a phonetic approximation of West Country.

    A charming book of folk tales, some ancient, some relatively modern, and some (like the Amesbury Archer, actually one of my favorite tales in the book) which have sprung from the author's imagination, based on archaeological evidence. A good read. Interesting, rather fresh approach to re /5(2). Additional Physical Format: Online version: Grigson, Geoffrey, Wiltshire book. London, Thames and Hudson [] (OCoLC) Document Type.

    Wiltshire is steeped in myths and legends from both Stonehenge and Avebury, as well as many on to find out more Downton Cuckoo Fair. Celebrating the cuckoo’s arrival and the onset of good weather, this fair dates back to the 13th century and attracts aro people a year. The Wiltshire name has descended through the generations from the ancient Anglo-Saxon culture. Their name comes from having lived in Wiltshire, a county in southwestern place-name was recorded as Wiltunscir in , and as Wiltescire in the Domesday Book, compiled in The place-name means "shire centered on Wilton.".


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The Fifth Series of Wiltshire Rhymes and Tales in the Wiltshire Dialect (Classic Reprint) (Paperback) Edward Slow £ Paperback. InGeorge Edward Dartnell and the Reverend Edward Hungerford Goddard published Glossary of Wiltshire Words—it is, as intuitive readers will have guessed, a glossary of words used in the county of Wiltshire.

The “Folk-speech,” as the authors call it, is full of evocative terms, some of them familiar—jumble and caterpillar—and others entirely puzzling.

A Glossary of Wiltshire Words: A Glossary of Provincial Words and Phrases in Use in Wiltshire: Author: John Yonge Akerman: Publisher: J.R. Smith, Original from: the University of Michigan: Digitized: Length: 60 pages: Export Citation: BiBTeX EndNote RefMan.

Glossary of Wiltshire Words (as part of Wilton Almanac). Smilin Jack The Fifth Series of Wiltshire Rhymes and Tales in the Wiltshire Dialect by Edward Slow, Wilton, never before published.

Janny Raa on the Charter Zelebrayshun Gramfer shaant goo inta Wirkhouse Joe an Tom - A Teetotal Yarn Second Epistle to J.P., now of Canada. The Wiltshire dialect poet Edward Slow gives the story under the title of 'The Wiltshire Moonrakers', as the first item in his anthology “Wiltshire Rhymes” (), and in both this account and those printed on postcards at the turn of the last century, the kegs fall from a cart into a stream as the donkey balks at the bridge and bolts.

Part II of Edward Slow's poetry in the Wiltshire dialect. With a photograph to frontispiece and a number of in-text illustrations.

Publisher's catalogue to rear. CONDITION. In a cloth covered binding. Externally, smart with slight shelfwear. Internally, firmly bound, bright and clean. Overall: VERY GOOD. Wiltshire (/ ˈ w ɪ l t. ʃ ər,-ʃ ɪər /; abbreviated Wilts) is a county in South West England with an area of 3, km 2 (1, square miles).

It is landlocked and borders the counties of Dorset, Somerset, Hampshire, Gloucestershire, Oxfordshire and county town was originally Wilton, after which the county is named, but Wiltshire Council is now based in the county town of. BBC Wiltshire website, Broadcasting House, Prospect Place, Swindon, Wilts, SN1 3RW Telephone: | e-mail: [email protected] The book reveals the strange hauntings, mysteries of paranormal activity and ghost stories in Wiltshire.

Some chilling encounters, many firsthand accounts. Most people are intrigued by ghosts and stories about paranormal happenings, even if they do not believe them.

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Speed’s map of Wiltshire has a charming illustration of Tudor tourists at Stonehenge, as well a town plan of Salisbury including its stocks. Sir Richard Colt Hoare () dealt with the ancient (north and south) history of Wiltshire, and embarked on a ‘modern’ history, but the six huge published volumes of this () had not quite covered the southern hundreds of the county.

(Excerpt; from The Fifth Series, Wiltshire Rhymes and Tales, ) G. Pulman (George Philip Rigney Pulman) the Axminster poet who also wrote under the pen-name Piscator, published some of his East Devonshire dialect poems in the Sherborne Journal betweenand published the first edition of his Rustic Sketches in A Wiltshire Tale is a piece of spoken word and song from Marlborough-based singer-songwriter Nick Harper who journeys through Wiltshire's history, landscape and wildlife.

Depicted through the voices of three immortal characters, in this one man show, we bear witness to this most magical of counties in spoken word, poetry and live music.

Anthony Trollope's (–) series of books Chronicles of Barsetshire (–) also use some in dialogue. The novels of Thomas Hardy (–) often use the dialect in dialogue, notably Tess of the D'Urbervilles (). Wiltshire Rhymes and Tales in the Wiltshire Dialect () and other works by.

Background. The series was devised and written by Spike Milligan with the regular collaboration of other writers including Larry Stephens (contributing to around episodes), Eric Sykes (who co-wrote most of the episodes in Series 5), Maurice Wiltshire and John Antrobus, initially under the supervision of Jimmy Grafton.

Milligan and Harry Secombe became friends while serving in the Royal. The significance of maypoles in Wiltshire and their importance in local communities. Scary tales of Wiltshire From cursed churches to haunted department stores, there are .Suffolk: Local, characterful guides to Britain's Special Places ([Slow] Bradt Travel Guides (Slow Travel series)).