English and Celtic in Contact
Markku Filppula, Juhani Klemola, Heli Paulasto
Routledge, 2008 - Literary Criticism - 312 pages
This book provides the first comprehensive account of the history and extent of Celtic influences in English. Drawing on both original research and existing work, it covers both the earliest medieval contacts and their linguistic effects and the reflexes of later, early modern and modern contacts, especially various regional varieties of English.