Ian Crofton

Ian Crofton worked as a publisher of general reference books for twenty years (Collins, Guinness, Macmillan and Dorling Kindersley), and for the past decade have been a freelance editor and writer. He is the co-author (with John Ayto) of Brewer’s Britain and Ireland and of the revised edition of Brewer’s Dictionary of Modern Phrase and Fable. He was also editor-in-chief of The Guinness Encyclopedia (1990).