The Dialect and Place Names of Shetland - Two Popular Lectures
Title: The Dialect and Place Names of Shetland - Two Popular Lectures
Author: Jakob Jakobsen
Publisher: T. & J. Manson, Lerwick
Hardback - 1st Edition
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Between 1893 and 1895 Jakob Jakobsen from the University of Copenhagen conducted exhaustive investigations into the remains of the old Norse language in Shetland. This volume covers the 2 lectures he prepared into his findings and were delivered in both Shetland and in Denmark on his return resulting in him gaining the degree of Doctor of Philosophy.
A fine and well bound volume in extremely good condition with a finely embellished cover.
The well spaced inside pages have age-related tanning but are otherwise extremely well preserved and clean.
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