chapter  20
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CRABTREE THE ONOMAST

WithJohn Dodgson

The study of place-names has reached a point where it may help to reveal yet another trace of Crabtree. I have devised my discourse upon three topics: the toponymic riddles in the marginalia to folio 75 recto in the Anyon MS; Hazlitt’s essay My First Acquaintance with Poets; and Wordsworth’s Poems on the Naming of Places.