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Title:Lowland Scotch as Spoken in the Lower Strathearn district of Perthshire
Price:GBP£30.00 (about USD$38.90)
Book ID:B009-3789
Publisher:Oxford University Press, London, 1915
Binding:Hardcover (Original Cloth)
Dust Jacket:No
Oxford University Press, 1915, Hardcover (Original Cloth), Book Condition: Good, Dust Jacket Condition: No, First

B/w. frontis. photo. of the so-called 'Authorities' who, among others, assisted the author with this book; contents include: Foreword; Preface; Spelling Adopted; Abbreviations; Introduction; Pronunciation; Grammar; List of Words Connected in Meaning; Proverbs and Sayings; Characteristic and Idiomatic Expressions; Idiomatic Uses of Words; Verses Current in Strathearn; Names of Some Well-known Songs; A Local Ballad & a Dictionary. List of contents to front. We also have for sale two other first edition books by this author: "The Dialects of Central Scotland" & "The Dialect of Robert Burns as Spoken in Central Ayrshire" Size: Octavo (standard book size). 276 pages. Binding is tight, covers and spine fully intact. Deckled edges (rough cut). Gilt titles spine. green cloth. Quantity Available: 1. Shipped Weight: Under 1 kilogram. Category: Language & Linguistics; Genealogy & Local History; Scottish Verse; Scotch Language; Scotland; Reference. Pictures of this item not already displayed here available upon request. Inventory No: 3789.
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