English Dialects: From the Eighth Century to the Present Day

English Dialects: From the Eighth Century to the Present Day

by Walter W. Skeat
     
 

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Originally published during the early part of the twentieth century, the Cambridge Manuals of Science and Literature were designed to provide concise introductions to a broad range of topics. They were written by experts for the general reader and combined a comprehensive approach to knowledge with an emphasis on accessibility. Published in 1911, W. W. Skeat's

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Originally published during the early part of the twentieth century, the Cambridge Manuals of Science and Literature were designed to provide concise introductions to a broad range of topics. They were written by experts for the general reader and combined a comprehensive approach to knowledge with an emphasis on accessibility. Published in 1911, W. W. Skeat's English Dialects from the Eighth Century to the Present Day offers a sketch of the beginnings of dialects in England, the elements of Scandinavian and French influence on them, and their gradual development over a period of twelve hundred years.

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ISBN-13:
9781107401877
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Publication date:
08/11/2011
Edition description:
Reissue
Pages:
152
Product dimensions:
5.00(w) x 7.99(h) x 0.35(d)

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