The Historical Study of the Mother Tongue. An Introduction to Philogical Method

By: Wyld, H.C.

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Fourth reprint, small octavo, pp xii, 412, slightly age-toned internally, a neat contemporary signature and date on the front endpaper, green cloth a little dull and very slightly worn. [Henry Cecil Kennedy Wyld was a notable English lexicographer and philologist. Born in 1879, he attended Charterhouse School from 1883 to 1885; he was then privately educated in Lausanne from 1885 to 1888. He studied at the University of Bonn, the University of Heidelberg and Corpus Christi College, Oxford. From 1904 to 1920, he was Baines Professor of English Language and Philology, University of Liverpool. He was Merton Professor of English Language and Literature at the University of Oxford and a Fellow of Merton College, Oxford from 1920 until his death in 1945.]

Title: The Historical Study of the Mother Tongue. An Introduction to Philogical Method

Author Name: Wyld, H.C.

Categories: Reference, Philosophy, History,

Publisher: London, John Murray: 1920

Binding: Cloth

Book Condition: Good

Seller ID: 014124

Keywords: language.history.English.