Simon Parker July 13, 2018

It was said of the great Victorian novelist Chalres Lee that “there is nothing in his dialect to estrange the English reader”. Unfortuntely even native speakers who pick up an excellent new anthology of Cornish dialect might have trouble making sense of the title, which is a pity because its contents are both of a high quality and immensely welciome. Thus Es Et has been compiled by Les Merton, himself a dialect writer, and brings together…

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