Hildesheim: Georg Olms, 1961. Reprint. Hardcover. (Hildesheim). Quarto (9 3/4 x 6 1/2"). xv, , 665, pp (Vol. 1); xx, 708pp (Vol. 2). Original burgundy cloth, with gold lettering to spines and front covers.
Originally published in 1908 and 1913, this two-volume set of "Grundriss der vergleichenden Grammatik der semitischen Sprachen" (Outline of the comparative grammar of the Semitic languages) is Brockelmann’s second major work, and originated during his time in Königsberg and Halle (1908 and 1913). In its 1400 pages, Brockelmann discussed all of the Semitic languages known in his day.
Spines sunned. Minor age-toning along paper margin. Ex-library copy, with sticker at upper front joints and tail of spines; bookplate on inside of each front cover, pocket at rear (of second volume), and stamp at top and bottom paper edges. Text in German. Bindings in overall good, interior in very good condition. g to vg. Item #46764