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A Grammar of Old English, 2 Volume Set (A Grammar of Old English #1-2)

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First published in 1992, A Grammar of Old English, Volume 1: Phonology was a landmark publication that in the intervening years has not been surpassed in its depth of scholarship and usefulness to the field. It is designed to take account of major developments both in the field of Old English studies and in linguistic theory. Both volumes are included in this set. They off ...more
Paperback, 784 pages
Published June 20th 2011 by Wiley-Blackwell (first published January 6th 2011)
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Oct 31, 2013 Neil rated it it was amazing
I didn't get this two volume paperback set but got the first volume on its initial release and then the second volume when it was finally released about twenty years later.

This is the first major grammar of Old English since Alistair Campbell's grammar of 1959 and takes into account recent developments in Old English studies that weren't available to campbell that include use of the new computerised concordances and the new Toronto Old English Dictionary.

The main focus of the grammar is on the
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A Grammar of Old English (2 books)
  • A Grammar of Old English: Volume 1: Phonology
  • A Grammar of Old English, Volume 2: Morphology

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