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

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The vision of Piers the Plowman by William Langland( Book )

292 editions published between 1867 and 2001 in 4 languages and held by 3,201 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An etymological dictionary of the English language by Walter W Skeat( Book )

217 editions published between 1822 and 2012 in 3 languages and held by 2,085 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
Troilus and Cressida ; and, the Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

16 editions published between 1952 and 1990 in English and held by 1,727 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 )

229 editions published between 1882 and 2010 in English and held by 1,654 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

82 editions published between 1879 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 1,580 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 lay of Havelok the Dane by Walter W Skeat( Book )

149 editions published between 1868 and 2010 in 3 languages and held by 1,240 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Middelengelsk fortællende digt fra ca. 1280 om en dansk kongesøn, der flygtede til England, men senere vendte tilbage til Danmark
The complete works of Geoffrey Chaucer by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

145 editions published between 1894 and 2015 in 3 languages and held by 1,106 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__
A treatise on the astrolabe by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

99 editions published between 1872 and 1997 in English and English, Middle and held by 898 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

English dialects from the eighth century to the present day by Walter W Skeat( Book )

59 editions published between 1911 and 2015 in English and Undetermined and held by 763 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"This 1911 text sketches beginnings of dialects in England, the elements of Scandinavian and French influence on them, and their gradual development." --Publisher description
The vision of William concerning Piers Plowman, together with Vita de Dowel, Dobet, et Dobest, secundum Wit et Resoun by William Langland( Book )

123 editions published between 1867 and 2006 in 4 languages and held by 750 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Aelfric's Lives of saints : being a set of sermons on saints' days formerly observed by the English Church by Aelfric( Book )

88 editions published between 1881 and 2009 in 4 languages and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A glossary of Tudor and Stuart words, especially from the dramatists by Walter W Skeat( Book )

38 editions published between 1914 and 1986 in 3 languages and held by 732 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Lancelot of the Laik; a Scottish metrical romance, about 1490-1500 A.D by Lancelot( Book )

73 editions published between 1865 and 2012 in 4 languages and held by 715 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This work is an edited version of a 15th-century Scottish text about Sir Lancelot
Principles of English etymology by Walter W Skeat( Book )

71 editions published between 1887 and 2012 in English and held by 689 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The student's Chaucer, being a complete edition of his works by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

51 editions published between 1894 and 1985 in English and English, Middle and held by 681 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 Joseph( Book )

75 editions published between 1871 and 2006 in English and English, Middle and held by 677 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The prologue : the Knights tale, the Nonne preestes tale, from the Canterbury tales by Geoffrey Chaucer( Book )

77 editions published between 1845 and 1957 in 3 languages and held by 638 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The romans of Partenay, or of Lusignen: otherwise known as the tale of Melusine: by Couldrette( Book )

70 editions published between 1866 and 2002 in English and English, Middle and held by 621 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 )

33 editions published between 1800 and 1992 in 3 languages and held by 600 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

 
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An etymological dictionary of the English language
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Walter William Skeat britischer Philologe

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An etymological dictionary of the English languageA concise etymological dictionary of the English language, by the Rev. Walter W. SkeatThe Canterbury talesThe complete works of Geoffrey ChaucerEnglish dialects from the eighth century to the present dayThe vision of William concerning Piers Plowman, together with Vita de Dowel, Dobet, et Dobest, secundum Wit et ResounAelfric's Lives of saints : being a set of sermons on saints' days formerly observed by the English ChurchLancelot of the Laik; a Scottish metrical romance, about 1490-1500 A.D