Multilingualism in Italy, past and present

Publisher: European Humanities Research Centre, University of Oxford, in conjunction with the Modern Humanities Research Center in Oxford

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Statementedited by Anna Laura Lepschy and Arturo Tosi.
SeriesStudies in linguistics, 1, Studies in linguistics (Oxford, England), 1
ContributionsLepschy, Anna Laura., Tosi, Arturo., University of Oxford. European Humanities Research Centre., Modern Humanities Research Association.
LC ClassificationsP115.5.I8 M85 2002
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 220 p. ;
Number of Pages220
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3461319M
ISBN 101900755785
LC Control Number2005415395

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