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The Romany Rye


Book Description
There was really nothing strange in being a Romany Rye back in the Victorian Age. First coined by George Borrow in the title of this book, the term means, in the Gypsy language, a "Gypsy Gentleman", an outsider of some means and education accepted and adopted by the vagrant road people of the 19th century English countryside. Between the Napoleonic Era and the First World War, there were many such... More
Book Information
PublisherLong Riders' Guild Press
BindingPaperback (59 editions)
Reading LevelUncategorized
# of Pages408
ISBN-101590482336
ISBN-13978-1590482339
Publication Date02/28/2007
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About George Henry Borrow (Author) : George Henry Borrow is a published author of young adult books. Some of the published credits of George Henry Borrow include The Romany Rye, Romano Lavo-Lil: Word-Book of the Romany; Or, English Gypsy... more
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About Richard Shepheard (Foreword) : Richard Shepheard is credited in . A published credit of Richard Shepheard is The Romany Rye.
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