Arab Linguistics: An Introductory Classical Text with Translation and Notes (Studies in the History of the Language Sciences 24)
By: Michael G. Carter (editor)Hardback
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This volume provides an analysis of a famous medieval Arabic grammatical text, al-Ajurrumiya (c. 1300), as commented on by as-Shirbini (d. 1570). This edition includes the original text and a translation into English, as well as extensive comments and annotations, with the aim of making accessible both to Arabists and non-Arabists the main elements of indigenous Arabic linguistics, and thereby at least partially filling a large blank in the history of linguistics.
1. Introduction; 2. Abbreviations; 3. Text and Translation, Notes; 4. Index of Qu'ranic Quotations; 5. Index of Verse Quotations; 6. Indexes of Names, Authors, Titles; 7. Glossary-Index
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