The Field of Yiddish: Studies in Language, Folklore, and Literature. Uriel Weinreich.

The Field of Yiddish: Studies in Language, Folklore, and Literature.

New York: Linguistic Circle of New York, 1954. First Edition. Hardbound. Royal octavo, gray cloth with black lettering, x, 318 pp., map, a few illustrations, index. Very Good. Item #87629
ISBN: 0915980983

Articles are "Stress and Word Structure in Yiddish," Weinreich, "A Study of the Frequentcy of Hebraisms in Yiddish: Preliminary Report," Yudel Mark, "The Horse Dealrs' Language of the Swiss Jews of Endingen and Lengnau," Florence Guggenheim-Grünberg, "Two Problems of Yiddish Linguistics," Solomon A.Birnbaum, "Prehistory and Early History of Yiddish: Facts and Conceptual Framework," Max Weinreich, "Dating the Origin of Yiddish Dialects," Judah A. Joffe, "Yiddish in Holland: Linguistic and Sociolinguistic Notes," H. Beem, "Alter Terach: The Byways of Linguistic Fusion," Dov Sadan, "An Early Case of Standard German in Hebrew Orthography," Herbert H. Paper, Sainean's Accomplishments in Yiddish Linguistics," Chaim Gininger, "Amera in East European Yiddish Folksong," Eleanor Gordon Mlotek, "On Children's Nonsense Oaths in Yiddish," Mordche Schaechter, "Four Yiddish Variants in the Master-Thief Tale," Beatrice Silverman Weinreich, "The Earliest Aramaic and Yiddish Version of the 'Song of the Kid' (Khad Gadye)," Ch Szmeruk, "On Free Rhythms in Yiddish Poetry," Benjamin Hrushovski, "Note on the Oldest Yiddish Manuscript," Leo Fuks, "Note on the Yiddish Horant," Chaim Gininger, "Literary Bibliographies 1. Sholom Aleichem (1859-1916): Principal Research Sources. 2. Guide to English Translations of Sholom Aleichem, 3. Guide to English Translations of Y.L. Peretz. Uriel Weinreich.

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