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Dictionary of Old English

Pauline Ann Thompson

Dictionary of Old English

abbreviations for Latin sources and bibliography of editions

by Pauline Ann Thompson

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Published by Published for the Dictionary of Old English Project, Centre for Medieval Studies, University of Toronto by the Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies in Toronto .
Written in English

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  • Dictionary of Old English -- Bibliography.

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    Cover title.

    StatementPauline A. Thompson with the assistance of Robert Stanton.
    ContributionsUniversity of Toronto. Centre for Medieval Studies. Dictionary of Old English Project., Pontifical Institute of Mediaeval Studies.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE279 .D532 1992
    The Physical Object
    Paginationiv, 50 p. ;
    Number of Pages50
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21919426M
    ISBN 100888449232

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