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  • Geschichte der Edition in Skandinavienby Paula Henrikson; Christian Janss

    De Gruyter 2013; US$ 147.97

    This volume presents a history of academic literary publishing in Scandinavian languages from the Middle Ages to the present time, with a focus on the publication of more recent literature and historical lines of connection. Historical review essays from an academic perspective, together with case studies about key editorial projects,... more...

  • On Complementation in Icelandicby Hoskuldur Thrainsson

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 47.95

    This study deals with the complementation of verbs in Icelandic. The main emphasis is on clausal complements of verbs and the syntactic rules that operate in and on such complements. This study is written with two kinds of readers in mind. First, it is written for the theoretical linguist who is looking for phenomena of general theoretical interest,... more...

  • An Elementary Grammar of Old Icelandic (RLE Linguistics E: Indo-European Linguistics)by Helen MacMillan Buckhurst

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 47.95

    The first available Elementary Grammar of Old Icelandic in the English language, this book is primarily intended for the beginner. To this end, the greater part of the space is devoted to a detailed treatment of the inflexions and of such points of syntax as are likely to cause difficulties. more...

  • Studierte Dichterby Mark-Georg Dehrmann

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 137.40

    As the modern philological sciences were just emerging, poets were well educated ? most of them had studied philology, and thus understood its claims to knowledge and its methods. The fertile and intensive interaction between literature and science that took place in this era is the subject of this book. It explores the interface between... more...

  • New Trends in Nordic and General Linguisticsby Martin Hilpert; Jan-Ola Östman; Christine Mertzlufft; Michael Rießler; Janet Duke

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 105.68

    This book offers a collection of papers that were presented at the 11th International Conference of Nordic and General Linguistics (ICNGL) in Freiburg. The ICNGL conference series provides an open forum for linguistic research in order to facilitate the exchange of ideas on Scandinavian and other languages, between researchers from the... more...

  • English in Nordic Universitiesby Anna Kristina Hultgren; Frans Gregersen; Jacob Thøgersen

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2014; US$ 149.00

    The article focuses on the linguistic practices of international academic staff at the University of Copenhagen (UCPH) in the context of internationalization of higher education and the policy of parallel language use (PLU) at UCPH. Both Danish and English are foreign languages for the majority of the internationals at UCPH. Many see the academia at... more...

  • Soraya's Runesby Soraya

    Waverley Books 2014; US$ 7.99

    Soraya explains the symbolism of each rune and describes the origins of this mystical alphabet. more...

  • Remnant Movementby Günther Grewendorf

    De Gruyter 2015; US$ 105.68

    This book addresses two crucial problems associated with the phenomenon of Remnant Movement: First, what evidence can be brought to bear in favor or, or opposing to Remnant Movement analyses of linguistic phenomena? Secondly, what does the presence or absence of Remnant Movement in the syntax tell us about constraints imposed by Universal... more...

  • Norn im keltischen Kontextby Christer Lindqvist

    John Benjamins Publishing Company 2015; US$ 165.00

    Auch die Britischen Inseln waren von der wikingerzeitlichen Expansion ab dem 8. Jh. betroffen. Nördlich und westlich des dänischen Danelag in England entstanden norwegische Siedlungen auf den Shetland- und Orkneyinseln, in Nordschottland, auf den Hebriden, an der schottischen und nordenglischen Westküste, um die Irische See herum und südwärts. Waren... more...

  • Ships and Men in the Late Viking Ageby Judith Jesch

    Boydell & Brewer 2008; US$ 99.00

    A critical survey of the vocabulary of Viking ships and their crews, of fleets and sailing and battles at sea, based on the runic and skaldic evidence from c.950-1100, and studied within the context of Viking activity in the period. more...