By Sir George Webbe Dasent , Thomas Markey Rasmus Kristian Rask
This quantity features a reprint of the English translation (1843) through Sir George Webbe Dasent of Rask’s Anvising until Isländskan eller Nordiska Fornspråket (1818). This re-edition, with an extra bio-bibliography of Rask, should still let the linguist of this present day to procure a reasonably rounded photograph of this significant 19th-century pupil who, including Bopp and Grimm, has justly been ranked one of the founding fathers of the comparative-historical learn of Indo-European languages.
Rasmus Kristian Rask (1787–1832) didn't occupy himself with ancient linguistics on my own as a comparativist, but in addition with language as a method in line with a suggestion of constitution constructed from 3 key rules: the assumption of wholeness, the assumption of transformation (derivation and composition), and the assumption of self-regulation. He formulated theoretical and functional premises for the composition of grammars, and during this he was once a long way sooner than his time and in nearer proximity to the linguistic issues and difficulties of our period. From either theoretical and pedagogical issues of view, Rask’s grammar of Icelandic is still a so much amazing paintings.
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D "Anmærkninger angaaende de i dette Hefte meddelte Runeinskrifter". 267-71. Copenhagen. e "Efterretninger om en i Grönland funden Runesteen, med dens For klaring". Ibid. , 309-14. [Followed by detailed explanations by Finn Magnusson (17 -1847), 314-42]. , 1827). Literaturbladet: Et Ugeblad Literatur ed. by R. , No. 7-8 (26 March) . M. Douladoux, 1826). Literaturbladet 16 (31 March 1828). Copenhagen: L. S. Møller. 2, p. c "On Mr. Hamper's Explanations of two Runic Inscriptions". 259-62 (London, July 1828).
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Møller, LX + 224 pp. (2nd rev. ) - Transi. of Rask, Angelsaksisk Sproglaere tilligemed en Laesebog. 7, VIII + 44 + 168 pp. 1831a Locmani Sapientia Fabulae 40 recensuit et in usum edidit. Copenhagen: Schubothe, 8 + 24 pp. b kort praelectionum Gjenmaele mod Anmaeldelsen af Professor C[arl] C[hristian] Rafns [1795-1864] Oversaettelse af Jomsvikinga og Knytlinga i "Maanedsskrift for Literatur, anden Aargangs tolvte Haefte". Copenhagen: Christensenske Offisin, 31 pp. 1832a Kortfattet Vejledning til det oldnordiske eller gamle islandske Sprog.
A Grammar of the Icelandic or Old Norse Tongue by Sir George Webbe Dasent , Thomas Markey Rasmus Kristian Rask