Language in time and space

a Festschrift for Werner Winter on the occasion of his 80th birthday

Publisher: Mouton de Gruyter in Berlin

Written in English
Published: Pages: 443 Downloads: 979
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  • Winter, Werner, -- 1923-,
  • Linguistics.

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and indexes.

Statementedited by Brigitte L.M. Bauer, Georges-Jean Pinault.
SeriesTrends in linguistics -- 144
ContributionsWinter, Werner, 1923-, Bauer, Brigitte L. M., 1961-, Pinault, Georges-Jean, 1955-
LC ClassificationsP121 .L387 2003
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 443 p. :
Number of Pages443
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22580668M
ISBN 103110176483

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