Origins of Old Germanic Studies in the Low Countries

Origins of Old Germanic Studies in the Low Countries

by Kees Dekker, C. Dekker
     
 

ISBN-10: 9004110313

ISBN-13: 9789004110311

Pub. Date: 12/18/1998

Publisher: Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.

This volume deals with the comparative study of Old Germanic languages in the Low Countries, in the middle of the seventeenth century; with special attention to the work of the philologist and lawyer Jan van Vliet (1622-1666).  See more details below

Overview

This volume deals with the comparative study of Old Germanic languages in the Low Countries, in the middle of the seventeenth century; with special attention to the work of the philologist and lawyer Jan van Vliet (1622-1666).

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9789004110311
Publisher:
Brill Academic Publishers, Inc.
Publication date:
12/18/1998
Series:
Brill's Studies in Intellectual History Series, #92
Pages:
484
Product dimensions:
6.48(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.34(d)

Table of Contents

Acknowledgements
List of abbreviations
Introduction1
Ch. 1The study of Old Germanic languages: the beginnings9
Ch. 2Jan van Vliet (1622-1666): vicissitudes of a philologist58
Ch. 3Van Vliet's philological kitchen: the primary ingredients111
Ch. 4Hactenus mihi fere inaudita: sources and references160
Ch. 5Contemporary scholars and influences189
Ch. 6Van Vliet's Germanic studies240
Ch. 7After Van Vliet338
Ch. 8Retrospect352
App. 1Jan van Vliet's correspondence361
App. 2Van Vliet's dedication to Magnus de la Gardie388
App. 3Inventory of Van Vliet's printed works430
Bibliography433
Index471

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