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Assyrian Grammar with Chrestomathy and Glossary.

By: MERCER, Samuel A.B.

Price: £25.00

Publisher: London: Luzac & Co., 1921.:

Seller ID: 40870

1st edition. Ex Theological Library. "Assyrian is difficult. Nor have compilers of Assyrian grammars done much to make it attractive to the student...." "Assyrian belongs to the northern group of Semitic languages, and is closely related to the Hebrew. Its differences from Babylonian are only dialectical. The Assyro-Babylonian language was used as early, at least, as 3000 B.C. and continued in vogue until the first century before the Christian era. From that time until 1835 A.D. when Sir Henry C. Rawlinson made the first partial translation of an Assyrian text, the Assyrian languag... View more info