Journals Higher Education



Published: 31 October 2002

288 Pages | 50 Illustrations, black & white, 4 Line drawings, unspecified

9.2 x 6.1 inches

ISBN: 9780719055409

Bookseller Code (06)


The Etruscan language

An Introduction

Giuliano Bonfante and Larissa Bonfante

Published by Manchester University Press

  • A revised, updated and expanded edition of the first concise introduction to the study of the Etruscan language in English
  • The standard historical reference and a popular textbook for students of languages, linguistics, ancient civilization and Etruscan studies
  • Provides the best collection of Etruscan inscriptions and texts currently in print
  • A substantial archeological introduction sets language and inscriptions in their historical, geographical and cultural context
  • The overview of Etruscan grammar, the glossary and chapters on mythological figures all incorporate the latest scholarship and innovative discoveries

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