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Published by Mouton in The Hague .
Written in English


  • Raeto-Romance language -- Lexicology.,
  • Italian language -- Dialects -- Italy, Northern.

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Bibliography, p. (95)-98.

SeriesJanua linguarum. Series practica -- 120
LC ClassificationsPC919
The Physical Object
Pagination105 p. ;
Number of Pages105
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL16661689M

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