Authored by a well-respected authority in German linguistics, this book offers intensive scholarly analysis, recent discoveries, new methodologies, and important reinterpretations with regard to the emergence of Germanic features. It presents a much-needed scholarly discussion of the phonological and morphological history of early German from Indo-European to 800 A.D. Each chapter presents text samples as well as a discussion of the models and theories proposed regarding the emergence of many features of Germanic.
Clearly identifies the problem areas of comparative Germanic with resolutions of many outstanding questions
Includes prototypical text examples for each dialect
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Book Description BRILL, 1992. Hardback. Book Condition: NEW. 9780127282701 This listing is a new book, a title currently in-print which we order directly and immediately from the publisher. Bookseller Inventory # HTANDREE0810460
Book Description Emerald Group Pub Ltd, 1992. Hardcover. Book Condition: Brand New. 302 pages. 9.25x6.25x0.75 inches. In Stock. Bookseller Inventory # x-012728270X
Book Description Academic Press. see description. Book Condition: New. AUTHOR: Voyles, Joseph. PUBLISHER: Academic Press. BINDING: Hardcover. DATE: 09/24/1992. EAN: 9780127282701. Bookseller Inventory # EMLA-1095