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A Linguist's Life is an English translation of the famous Danish linguist Otto Jespersen's autobiography with notes, photos and a bibliography. His autobiography, published in 1938, contains a great deal of information on Jespersen's multi-faceted linguistic activities. Because many events and people will be unfamilar to present-day readers, the English translation has bee...more
Published January 1st 1995 by University Press of Southern Denmark
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