LANGUAGE AND HISTORY IN EARLY BRITAIN: A Chronological Survey of the Brittonic Languages, 1st to 12th c. A.D. Kenneth Jackson.

LANGUAGE AND HISTORY IN EARLY BRITAIN: A Chronological Survey of the Brittonic Languages, 1st to 12th c. A.D.

Edinburgh: Edinburgh University Press, 1963. Hardcover. Later printing. "The history of the British language and its descendants, Welsh, Cornish and Breton, before the Norman Conquest is very imperfectly known. An attempt is here made to trace, from all available evidence, their development from the first to the twelfth century, and especially to analyse the chronology of their sound changes." Octavo. Original burgundy cloth binding, with gilt titles. A crisp, unread copy. Some minor edgewear to the dust jacket. Better than very good. Near fine / Very good. Item #69932

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