Historical & comparative linguistics books

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Tradition, Transmission, Transformation: Essays on Gaelic Poetry and Song

Tradition, Transmission, Transformation: Essays on Gaelic...

Author: Virginia Blankenhorn
ISBN: 9781788745529
Format: Paperback
$110.86

Since World War I, communities of Gaelic-speaking Scotland, characterised by collaborative effort and a robust sense...  Read More >>

Carmina Latina: Cum Praefatione Valahfridi Stroh

Carmina Latina: Cum Praefatione Valahfridi Stroh

Author: Michael Albrecht
ISBN: 9783631789926
Format: Hardback
$67.07

The poet praises many beautiful places he visited all over the world. Among the friends addressed there are poets...  Read More >>

Cambridge Approaches to Language Contact: The Making of Vernacular Singapore English: System, Transfer, and Filter

Cambridge Approaches to Language Contact: The Making...

Author: Zhiming Bao (National University of Singapore)
ISBN: 9781108731669
Format: Paperback
$62.07

Charts the history of Singapore English and explores the linguistic, historical and social factors that have influenced...  Read More >>

Translatio  et Histoire des idees /  Translatio  and the History of Ideas: Idees, langue, determinants. Tome 1 / Ideas, language, politics. Volume 1

Translatio et Histoire des idees / Translatio and...

Author: Anna Kukulka-Wojtasik
ISBN: 9783631773253
Format: Hardback
$99.19

Ce tome, produit de la conference Translatio et histoire des idees , actualise l'etat de la recherche sur diverses...  Read More >>

Studies in English Language: English Comparative Correlatives: Diachronic and Synchronic Variation at the Lexicon-Syntax Interface

Studies in English Language: English Comparative Correlatives:...

Author: Thomas Hoffmann
ISBN: 9781108477215
Format: Hardback
$219.94

Investigates the change and evolution of a fascinating English construction - comparative correlatives (e.g. the...  Read More >>

A Dictionary of Cantonese Slang: The Language of Hong Kong Movies, Street Gangs and City Life

A Dictionary of Cantonese Slang: The Language of Hong...

Author: Christopher Hutton ,  Kingsley Bolton
ISBN: 9781849046626
Format: Paperback
$49.14

Only guide to Cantonese slang  Read More >>

Two-In-One Byzantine Alexandrian Greek New Testament

Two-In-One Byzantine Alexandrian Greek New Testament...

Author: C W Steinle ,  C W Steinle
ISBN: 9780999204856
Format: Paperback
$68.47

The Two-in-One Byzantine Alexandrian Greek New Testament is a merged text of the Alexandrian and Byzantine textual...  Read More >>

Questions of Syntax

Questions of Syntax

Author: Richard S. Kayne (Silver Professor of Linguistics, New York University)
ISBN: 9780190863586
Format: Hardback
$144.51

There are far more syntactically distinct languages than we might have thought. Yet there are far fewer than there...  Read More >>

The Routledge Handbook of Historical Linguistics

The Routledge Handbook of Historical Linguistics

Author: Claire Bowern ,  Bethwyn Evans
ISBN: 9780367250294
Format: Paperback
$83.99

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The Morphophonological Development of the Classical Aramaic Verb

The Morphophonological Development of the Classical...

Author: Joseph L. Malone
ISBN: 9781575069753
Format: Hardback
$124.00

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A History of African Linguistics

A History of African Linguistics

Author: H. Ekkehard Wolff (Universitat Leipzig)
ISBN: 9781108417976
Format: Hardback
$219.94

For scholars and advanced students of African languages and linguistics and African studies, this volume presents...  Read More >>

Questions of Syntax

Questions of Syntax

Author: Richard S. Kayne (Silver Professor of Linguistics, New York University)
ISBN: 9780190863593
Format: Paperback
$72.91

There are far more syntactically distinct languages than we might have thought. Yet there are far fewer than there...  Read More >>

Campania's Wine on the Net: A Translational-Terminological Analysis of Winespeak

Campania's Wine on the Net: A Translational-Terminological...

Author: Francesco Nacchia
ISBN: 9781527531093
Format: Hardback
$145.90

This book explores the multi-sensorial world of wine-tasting language, with a specific focus on communicative dynamics...  Read More >>

Categoriality in Language Change: The Case of the English Gerund

Categoriality in Language Change: The Case of the English...

Author: Lauren Fonteyn (Assistant Professor in English Language, University of Leiden)
ISBN: 9780190917579
Format: Hardback
$182.46

Revision of author's thesis (doctoral)--Katholieke Universiteit te Leuven, 2016.  Read More >>

Learning Zulu: A Secret History of Language in South Africa

Learning Zulu: A Secret History of Language in South...

Author: Mark Sanders
ISBN: 9780691191461
Format: Paperback
$43.96

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The Linker in the Khoisan Languages

The Linker in the Khoisan Languages

Author: Chris Collins (Professor of Linguistics, New York University)
ISBN: 9780190921378
Format: Paperback
$99.95

The linker introduces ( links ) a variety of expressions into the verb phrase, including locatives; the second object...  Read More >>

The Linker in the Khoisan Languages

The Linker in the Khoisan Languages

Author: Chris Collins (Professor of Linguistics, New York University)
ISBN: 9780190921361
Format: Hardback
$192.95

The linker introduces ( links ) a variety of expressions into the verb phrase, including locatives; the second object...  Read More >>

Frege: A Philosophical Biography

Frege: A Philosophical Biography

Author: Dale Jacquette
ISBN: 9780521863278
Format: Hardback
$90.56

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