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Author Emerson, Oliver Farrar, 1860-1927.

Title The history of the English language [microform] / by Oliver Farrar Emerson.

Imprint New York : Macmillan, 1894.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe Basement Library of English Literature Microfiche Cabinets  LEL 12876    ---  Available
Description xiii, 415 p. : ill., maps ; 20 cm.
Series Library of English literature ; LEL 12876
Note Includes index.
"The following chapters are based on lectures given for several years past at Cornell university."--Preface.
Contents The relationship of English to other languages -- The standard language and the dialects -- The English vocabulary -- The principles of English etymology -- The history of English inflections.
Reproduction Microfiche. Chicago, Ill. : Library Resources, inc., 1978. 1 microfiche : positive ; 8 x 13 cm. (Library of English Literature ; LEL 12876)
Note s 1978 ilu n
Subject English language -- History.

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