A Guide to the Anglo-Saxon Tongue: A Grammar After Erasmus Rask, Extracts in Prose and Verse, with Notes, Etc. for the Use of Learners, and an Appendix

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J. R. Smith, 1855 - English language - 196 pages
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Page 202 - THE BRITISH MUSEUM; containing a brief History of its Formation, and of the various Collections of which it is composed; Descriptions of the Catalogues in present use ; Classed Lists of the Manuscripts...
Page 198 - ANALECTA Anglo-Saxonica : a Selection in Prose and Verse, from Anglo-Saxon Authors of various Ages ; with a Glossary. Designed chiefly as a first book for students. By BENJAMIN THORPE, FSA A New Edition with corrections and improvements. Post 8vo, cloth. 7s 6d ENGLISH Retraced, or Remarks on the " Breeches" Bible (the Genevan Version) and the English of the present day.
Page 197 - ANALECTA ANGLO-SAXONICA.— Selections, in Prose and Verse, from Anglo-Saxon Literature, with an Introductory Ethnological Essay, and Notes, Critical and Explanatory. By Louis F. Klipstein, of the University of Giessen, Two thick vols.
Page 198 - A PHILOLOGICAL GRAMMAR, grounded upon English, and formed from a comparison of more than Sixty Languages. Being an Introduction to the Science of Grammars of all Languages, especially English, Latin, and Greek. By the Rev. W. Barnes, B D., of St. John's College, Cambridge; Author of " Poems in the Dorset Dialect,
Page 202 - Men ; with some Account of the principal Public Libraries in London. By Richard Sims, of the Department of Manuscripts, Compiler of the "Index to the Heralds* Visitations.
Page 198 - Chansons de Geste, or Historical Romances of the Middle Ages. IV. On Proverbs and Popular Sayings. V. On the Anglo-Latin Poets of the Twelfth Century. VI. Abelard and the Scholastic Philosophy. VII. On Dr. Grimm's German Mythology. VIII. On the National Fairy Mythology of England. IX. On the Popular Superstitions of Modern Greece.
Page 198 - Philologists, as being the earliest specimens of Anglo-Norman remaining, and explanatory of all the symbolical signs in early sculpture and painting) ; the Bestiary of Phillippe de Thaun, with a translation ; Fragments on Popular Science from the Early English Metrical Lives of the Saints (the earliest piece of the kind in the English Language): POSTE (Rev.
Page 201 - GRAMMAR OF BRITISH HERALDRY, consisting of "Blazon" and "Marshalling;" with an Introduction on the Rise and Progress of Symbols and Ensigns.
Page 199 - Philological Proofs of the Original Unity and Recent Origin of the Human Race, derived from a Comparison of the Languages of Europe, Asia, Africa, and America. 8vo, cloth. 6s (original price 12s 6d) Printed at the suggestion of Dr. Prichard, to whose works it will be found a useful supplement. JONES' (Morris Charles) Valle Crucis Abbey, its Origin and Fountion Charter.
Page 198 - THE ORIGIN OF THE ENGLISH, Germanic, and Scandinavian Languages and Nations, with Chronological Specimens of their Languages. By J.

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