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Skeat, Walter W. (Walter William) 1835-1912

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Works: 1,229 works in 5,127 publications in 9 languages and 44,687 library holdings
Genres: Poetry  Dictionaries  Fiction  Juvenile works  Glossaries, vocabularies, etc  Romances  Criticism, interpretation, etc  History  Legends  Terminology 
Roles: Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Creator, Other, Correspondent, Annotator, Writer of accompanying material, Compiler, Former owner, Adapter
Classifications: PR1870.A1, 821.1
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An etymological dictionary of the English language by Walter W Skeat ( Book )
184 editions published between 1822 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 2,219 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Practical and reliable, this reference traces English words back to their Indo-European roots. Each entry features a brief definition, identifies the language of origin, and employs a few illustrative quotations. An extensive appendix includes lists of prefixes, suffixes, Indo-European roots, homonyms and doublets, and the distribution of English-language sources
The vision of William concerning Piers Plowman, together with Vita de Dowel, Dobet, et Dobest, secundum Wit et Resoun by William Langland ( Book )
176 editions published between 1867 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 1,937 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The complete works of Geoffrey Chaucer by Geoffrey Chaucer ( Book )
143 editions published between 1894 and 2008 in English and English, Middle and held by 1,905 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Canterbury Tales - A Treatise on the Astrolabe - The Legend of Good Women - The Hous of Fame - Troilus and Criseyde - Boethius de Consolatione Philosophie__
Troilus and Cressida ; and, the Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer ( Book )
14 editions published between 1952 and 1989 in English and held by 1,780 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Original and modern versions in parallel columns
A concise etymological dictionary of the English language, by the Rev. Walter W. Skeat by Walter W Skeat ( Book )
183 editions published between 1882 and 2009 in English and Undetermined and held by 1,648 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer ( Book )
71 editions published between 1876 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,617 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
En flok pilgrimme af alle samfundslag drager i slutningen af 1300-tallet fra London til St. Thomas grav i Canterbury, og fordriver tiden undervejs med at fortælle historier
The vision of William concerning Piers the Plowman in three parallel texts : together with Richard the Redeless by William Langland ( Book )
48 editions published between 1881 and 2001 in 3 languages and held by 1,128 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Bruce; or, The book of the most excellent and noble prince, Robert de Broyss, king of Scots: by John Barbour ( Book )
69 editions published between 1870 and 2005 in 3 languages and held by 872 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Chaucer : complete works by Geoffrey Chaucer ( Book )
112 editions published between 1894 and 1979 in 3 languages and held by 837 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Piers the Plowman by William Langland ( Book )
30 editions published between 1885 and 1992 in English and held by 834 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The student's Chaucer, being a complete edition of his works by Geoffrey Chaucer ( Book )
50 editions published between 1894 and 1985 in English and English, Middle and held by 833 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
A glossary of Tudor and Stuart words, especially from the dramatists by Walter W Skeat ( Book )
40 editions published between 1914 and 2010 in 4 languages and held by 764 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
English dialects from the eighth century to the present day by Walter W Skeat ( Book )
46 editions published between 1911 and 2011 in English and Undetermined and held by 746 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The lay of Havelok the Dane by Havelock ( Book )
62 editions published between 1868 and 1979 in 4 languages and held by 716 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
De wettige erfgenaam van Denemarken wordt in zijn eigen land bedreigd en vlucht als kind naar Engeland, waar hij zonder het te weten, met de kroonprinses trouwt
The poetical works of Thomas Chatterton by Thomas Chatterton ( Book )
53 editions published between 1871 and 1992 in English and held by 713 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The prologue : the Knights tale, the Nonne preestes tale, from the Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer ( Book )
72 editions published between 1845 and 1957 in English and English, Middle and held by 697 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The Chaucer canon, with a discussion of the works associated with the name of Geoffrey Chaucer by Walter W Skeat ( Book )
28 editions published between 1800 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The romans of Partenay, or of Lusignen: otherwise known as the tale of Melusine: by Couldrette ( Book )
51 editions published between 1866 and 2002 in English and English, Middle and held by 615 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lancelot of the Laik; a Scottish metrical romance, about 1490-1500 A.D by Walter W Skeat ( Book )
43 editions published between 1865 and 2006 in English and English, Middle and held by 587 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Joseph of Arimathie: otherwise called The romance of the Seint Graal, or Holy Grail: an alliterative poem written about A.D. 1350, and now first printed from the unique copy in the Vernon ms. at Oxford by Walter W Skeat ( Book )
39 editions published between 1871 and 2000 in English and English, Middle and held by 583 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Skeat.
Skeat, W.
Skeat, W.M. 1835-1912
Skeat, W.W.
Skeat W.W. 1835-1912
Skeat, W. W. (Walter William), 1835-1912
Skeat, Walter.
Skeat, Walter 1835-1912
Skeat, Walter W.
Skeat Walter W. 1835-1912
Skeat, Walter W. (Walter William), 1835-1912
Skeat, Walter William.
Skeat, Walter William 1835-1912
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