Old-English phonology by George Hempl

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Published by R. West in Philadelphia .

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  • English language -- Old English, ca. 450-1100 -- Phonology.

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Reprint of the 1897 ed. published by D. C. Heath, Boston.

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Statementby George Hempl.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPE140 .H4 1978
The Physical Object
Pagination44 p. ;
Number of Pages44
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4717821M
ISBN 100849211727
LC Control Number78004513
OCLC/WorldCa3771030

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