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Book Description University of Alabama Press, University, Alabama, 1972. Hardcover. Condition: Very Good. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good. 1st. Set of writings on dialectology, language structure, & language history., nice clean text, illustrations, charts, diagrams, very minor edge wear to dj, 461pp. w/index Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Language. Seller Inventory # 42425
Book Description University of Alabama Press, 1972. Hardcover. Condition: Used - Good. University: University of Alabama Press, copyright 1972. xviii,461 pages. Maps. 9.5x6.5", hardcover, dj. ISBN 0817300104. Contributor Audrey R. Duckert's copy, inscribed card signed 'Raven' inserted. Dj edge tears, VG/G. Seller Inventory # 56579
Book Description The University of Alabama Press, 1972. Hardcover. Condition: Used: Good. Seller Inventory # SONG0817300104
Book Description University of Alabama Press, University AL, 1972. General editor: Lawrence M. Davis. xviii, 461p., front. port., maps, dj. Contains 36 essays by various scholars, plus a brief vita and list of publications of the honoree. Seller Inventory # 002204
Book Description University of Alabama Press, University, AL, 1972. Hard Cover. Condition: Good, Not Marked. Dust Jacket Condition: Very Good in Mylar Wrapped. Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. Ex-Library. Seller Inventory # 024895
Book Description University of Alabama Press, University, AL, 1972. One-Quarter Leather. Condition: Fine. No Jacket. First Edition. first and only edition and printing (not stated), deluxe one-quarter leather binding, no dj as issued; INSCRIBED ON THE FRONT FREE ENDPAPER BY RAVEN MCDAVID 'Most appreciative of your interest / -- to say naught of friendship / Raven McDavid'; from the library of the linguist Glenn Gilbert with his inscription on the ffep, new and unread, rated Fine; a collection of essays and research papers, edited by Lawrence M. Davis, in honor of McDavid's outstanding contributions to American English dialectology; the essays sit astride the paradigm shift in American dialectology, the one introduced by William Labov about 1970; the contributors include Labov himself, as well as Kemp Malone, Hans Kurath, Roger Shuy, Josef Vachek, and many others; would be of interest to collectors of books on sociolinguistics, language variation, and on English dialectology (especially American English); covers are bound in green cloth with green quarter leather spine and corners, ribbed spine, gold line decorations and gold lettering on the spine, green-washed book edges; 8vo - 9 1/2 inches tall, xviii + 461 numbered pages. Signed by the Honoree. Seller Inventory # 001568