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  • "Der französischen Sprache mächtig"by Claudie Paye

    De Gruyter Oldenbourg 2013; US$ 91.00

    Claudie Paye rekonstruiert anhand von Polizeiakten das Zusammenleben von Deutschen und Franzosen im napoleonischen Modellstaat Westphalen. Neben der Kommunikation untersucht sie auch das Sprachbewusstsein der Zeitgenossen und die Sprachpolitik. Dabei geht sie den Fragen nach, ob die deutsch-französische Sprachbarriere maßgeblich war, wer »der französischen... more...

  • Arbeitstechniken für Romanistenby Annette Gerstenberg

    De Gruyter Mouton 2013; US$ 419.00

    This textbook provides students with a guide to writing independent, systematic, and reflective course papers. It offers assistance in the productive use of printed and electronic resources for developing and investigating research questions. The goal is to enable students toanalyze historical texts, voice recordings, and bodies of academic work even... more...

  • Atlas des formes et des constructions des chartes françaises du 13e siècleby Anthonij Dees

    De Gruyter 1980; US$ 182.00

    Atlas des formes et des constructions des chartes françaises du 13e siècle. more...

  • Courts of Love, Castles of Hateby Aubrey Burl

    The History Press 2011; US$ 29.15

    The figure of the Troubadour combines the ideals of knighthood with the inspiration of the poet and musician and created a cultural explosion which influenced the whole course of Western art and civilisation. Burl traces the story from the birth of the first Troubadour in 1071 to the execution of the last Cathar Good Man in 1231 and the close of the... more...

  • Dictionary of Arabic and Allied Loanwordsby Frederico Corriente

    BRILL 2008; US$ 278.00

    A survey of Arabic and allied loanwords in Western languages is a first-rate tool to asses the impact of Islamic factors in the emergence and background of Western civilization. The Romance languages of the Iberian Peninsula are in an ideal position for this kind of research, considering the length and strength of Muslim states on its soil. more...

  • Dictionary of Louisiana Frenchby Albert Valdman; Kevin J Rottet

    University Press of Mississippi 2009; US$ 38.00

    The Dictionary of Louisiana French (DLF) provides the richest inventory of French vocabulary in Louisiana and reflects precisely the speech of the period from 1930 to the present. This dictionary describes the current usage of French-speaking peoples in the five broad regions of South Louisiana: the coastal marshes, the banks of the Mississippi River,... more...

  • Dictionnaire d'ancien occitan auvergnatby Philippe Olivier

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 405.00

    This Dictionary of old occitan from Auvergne is based on original manuscripts produced during the 1340?1540 period by consular, seigniorial and religious authorities. This dictionary contains about 7,000 entries and more than 12,000 definitions representing words and expressions mainly of the juridical, commercial, artisanal and military domains. All... more...

  • Dictionnaire onomasiologique de l?ancien gascon (DAG). Fascicule 14by Nicoline Winkler; Tiana Shabafrouz; Jean-Pierre Chambon; Jean-Paul Chauveau; Thomas Field

    De Gruyter Mouton 2011; US$ 70.00

    This dictionary of the Old Gascon language used in official documents deals with the lexis of South-Western France from the beginnings of written Gascon in the 11th century up to about 1300. The DAG is an onomasiological dictionary organising the vocabulary by subject groups. The emphasis is placed on the expressive means of medieval Gascon by bringing... more...

  • Empire du sacre québécoisby Clément Legaré; André Bougaief

    Presses de l''niversite du Quebec 1984; US$ 6.00

    À l’aide des plus récents développements de la sémiotique et de la linguistique, les auteurs exposent la problématique du sacre qu’ils définissent comme un juron, distinct du blasphème, de la malédiction, de l’imprécation, du serment et de l’invocation. more...

  • For to Speke Frenche Trewelyby Douglas A. Kibbee

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 1991; US$ 165.00

    The first grammatical descriptions of the French language were produced in England, several centuries before the first grammar written in French (but also several centuries after the Norman Conquest). This book describes the status of French in England during the period from the marriage of Emma of Normandy to thelred (1004) to the fixing of a (relatively)... more...