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A Companion to the History of the English Language, Paperback / softback Book

A Companion to the History of the English Language Paperback / softback

Edited by Haruko Momma, Michael Matto

Part of the Blackwell Companions to Literature and Culture series

Description

A Companion to the History of the English Language addresses the linguistic, cultural, social, and literary approaches to language study.

The first text to offer a complete survey of the field, this volume provides the most up-to-date insights of leading international scholars. * An accessible reference to the history of the English language * Comprises more than sixty essays written by leading international scholars * Aids literature students in incorporating language study into their work * Includes an historical survey of the English language, from its Germanic and Indo- European beginnings to modern British and American English * Enriched with maps, diagrams, and illustrations from historical publications * Introduces the latest scholarship in the field

Information

  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 724 pages
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons Inc
  • Publication Date:
  • Category: Language: history & general works
  • ISBN: 9780470657935

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