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Published: 17 January 2012

ISBN: 9780748642397

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An Introduction to Old English

Edited by Rhona Alcorn and Richard Hogg

Published by Edinburgh University Press

Edinburgh Textbooks on the English Language

  • Up-to-date account of the linguistics of the Old English period with particular stress on syntax and vocabulary
  • Integrates accounts of the language with selected texts graded to improve accessibility for the beginner
  • Strong emphasis on the relation between Old English and present-day English together with relevant features in related languages
  • Contains exercises, a glossary of key terms and an Old English glossary

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