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Language and the study of language

William Dwight Whitney

Language and the study of language

twelve lectures on the principles of linguistic science

by William Dwight Whitney

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Published by N. Trübner & Co in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language and languages.,
  • Comparative linguistics.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBy William Dwight Whitney.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxi, 504 p.
    Number of Pages504
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20629557M

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