Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller

Eric Chaim Kline, Bookseller
Gafat Documents: Records of a South-Ethiopic Language (Grammar, Text and Comparative Vocabulary) [INSCRIBED BY WOLF LESLAU]. Wolf Leslau.
Gafat Documents: Records of a South-Ethiopic Language (Grammar, Text and Comparative Vocabulary) [INSCRIBED BY WOLF LESLAU]

Gafat Documents: Records of a South-Ethiopic Language (Grammar, Text and Comparative Vocabulary) [INSCRIBED BY WOLF LESLAU]

New Haven, Conn. American Oriental Society, 1945. First edition. Softcover. 8vo. 188pp. Original wrappers. "With the author's compliments" handwritten in black ink by Wolf Leslau on half-title page. "The publication of this work was undertaken to fill a gap in our knowledge of the Ethiopic language. The language of Gafat is mentioned in many studies of Ethiopic, but its structure and position in the Ethiopic languages could not be determined up to now since not a single study of this language was available." Volume 28 of "American Oriental Series." Age wear and sunning on wraps. Head and tail of spine chipped. Edges of wraps brittle. Age toning on first and last leaf. Two large closed tears on half-title page. Wrappers in good-, interior in overall very good condition. From the last library of Professor Leslau. vg. Item #27236

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