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Small dictionaries and curiosity : lexicography and fieldwork in post-medieval europe / John Considine.

Author:
Considine, John (John P.) [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
[Oxford: Oxford University Press, 2016]
Εdition:
First edition.
Description:
1 online resource
Summary note:
This work tells the story of the first European wordlists of minority and unofficial languages and dialects, from the end of the Middle Ages to the early nineteenth century. It explores not just the languages and the wordlists themselves, but also the lives of those who created them and their motivations.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Target audience:
Specialized.
Source of description:
Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed on November 11, 2016).
Subject(s):
LexicographyHistory [Browse]
Other title(s):
Oxford scholarship online.
ISBN:
9780191827211 (ebook) :
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