Containing around 3,700 dialect words from both Cornish and English,, this glossary was published in 1882 by Frederick W. P. Jago (1817–92) in an effort to describe and preserve the dialect as it too declined and it is an invaluable record of a disappearing dialect and way of life.
Dr. Ephraim Nissan is a scholar with nearly 400 publications. He also has an extensive editorial record,
as guest editor for journals, as regular editor or joint editor for journals, and as editor-in-chief of a book series. He is based in London.