On Early English Pronunciation, with Especial Reference to Shakespeare and Chaucer: On the pronunciation of the XIVth, XVIth, XVIIth, and XVIIIth centuries (Google eBook)
Alexander John Ellis, William Salesbury, Johann Andreas Schmeller, Alexander Barclay, prince Louis-Lucien Bonaparte, Johan Winkler
Philological Society, 1869 - English language
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