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Jespersen, Otto 1860-1943

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Works: 577 works in 3,049 publications in 11 languages and 24,276 library holdings
Genres: History  Drama  Biography  Records and correspondence  Conference proceedings  Handbooks, manuals, etc 
Roles: Actor, Editor, Honoree, Creator, Correspondent, Performer, Author of introduction, Other, Dedicatee, Redactor, Speaker
Classifications: P105, 425
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Growth and structure of the English language by Otto Jespersen ( Book )
225 editions published between 1905 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 3,179 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Language : its nature, development and origin by Otto Jespersen ( Book )
140 editions published between 1911 and 2008 in 3 languages and held by 2,442 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Essentials of English grammar by Otto Jespersen ( Book )
161 editions published between 1933 and 2013 in 3 languages and held by 1,914 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
"A one-volume grammar embodying the principles explained in 'The philosophy of grammar' and partly carried out in the four volumes of my 'Modern English grammar.'"-Pref
The philosophy of grammar by Otto Jespersen ( Book )
102 editions published between 1924 and 2013 in English and French and held by 1,673 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book was first published in 1924
A modern English grammar on historical principles by Otto Jespersen ( Book )
132 editions published between 1909 and 2007 in 5 languages and held by 1,460 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Mankind, nation and individual from a linguistic point of view by Otto Jespersen ( Book )
48 editions published between 1925 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,117 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
How to teach a foreign language by Otto Jespersen ( Book )
93 editions published between 1904 and 2013 in English and Multiple languages and held by 769 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
This book was first published in 1904
Analytic syntax by Otto Jespersen ( Book )
26 editions published between 1966 and 1984 in English and Undetermined and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Progress in Language With special reference to English. New edition by Otto Jespersen ( )
1 edition published in 1993 in English and held by 547 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Progress in Language, first published in 1894, dates from fairly early in Otto Jespersen's (1860-1943) academic career; it already contains many of the essentials of his argument against the prevailing mode of 19th-century linguistic thought which he maintained until the end of his life. As James D. McCawley writes in the Introduction:"Much of the fascination of reading this long out-of-print classic lies in seeing its relationship to Jespersen's long and distinguished subsequent career: seeing how much importance he already attached to variation in language, how tightly his views on linguistic
Progress in language; with special reference to English by Otto Jespersen ( Book )
60 editions published between 1894 and 2013 in English and Undetermined and held by 521 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Progress in Language, first published in 1894, dates from fairly early in Otto Jespersen's (1860-1943) academic career; it already contains many of the essentials of his argument against the prevailing mode of 19th-century linguistic thought which he maintained until the end of his life. As James D.McCawley writes in the Introduction: Much of the fascination of reading this long out-of-print classic lies in seeing its relationship to Jespersen's long and distinguished subsequent career: seeing how much importance he already attached to variation in language, how tightly his views on linguistic
Lehrbuch der Phonetik by Otto Jespersen ( Book )
37 editions published between 1904 and 1932 in German and held by 384 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Linguistica; selected papers in English, French and German by Otto Jespersen ( Book )
18 editions published between 1933 and 1970 in 3 languages and held by 354 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
International communication; a symposium on the language problem by Herbert N Shenton ( Book )
7 editions published in 1931 in English and held by 278 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected writings by Otto Jespersen ( Book )
16 editions published between 1933 and 1962 in English and held by 257 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Trolljegeren Trollhunter ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2011 in Norwegian and held by 253 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A group of students investigates a series of mysterious bear killings, but learns that there are much more dangerous things going on. They start to follow a mysterious hunter, learning that he is actually a troll hunter
Negation in English and other languages by Otto Jespersen ( Book )
28 editions published between 1917 and 1966 in 3 languages and held by 221 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Analytic syntax by Otto Jespersen ( Book )
23 editions published between 1936 and 1981 in 4 languages and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
John Hart's pronunciation of English (1569-1570) by Otto Jespersen by Otto Jespersen ( Book )
19 editions published between 1907 and 1973 in English and German and held by 198 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Efficiency in linguistic change by Otto Jespersen ( Book )
21 editions published between 1941 and 1986 in English and Danish and held by 195 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Selected writings of Otto Jespersen by Otto Jespersen ( Book )
36 editions published between 1933 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 194 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Collects together the writings of Otto Jespersen. This book deals with such subjects as: English grammar, phonetics, history of English, language teaching, language in general, international language and miscellaneous papers
 
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Alternative Names
Espersen, O.
Espersen, Otto.
Espersen, Otto, 1860-1943
Jespersen, Jens Otto Harry
Jespersen, Jens Otto Harry, 1860-1943
Jespersen, O.
Jespersen, Otto
Jespersøn, Otto, 1860-1943
Yeh-ssu-po-sen, Ao-tʻo, 1860-1943
Yesi, Bosen, 1860-1943
Yesibosen, 1860-1943
Есперсен, О., 1860-1943
イェスペルセン, O
イェスペルセン, オットー
叶斯泊森, 1860-1943
Languages
English (1,129)
German (57)
Danish (18)
Japanese (10)
Russian (4)
Multiple languages (3)
French (2)
Swedish (2)
Norwegian (2)
Spanish (1)
Italian (1)
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