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Title Mithridates oder algemeine Sprachenkunde.
Description:Vol. I (1806), p. 567, short Aleut vocabulary, remarks on relation to other languages; Vol. III, part 2, pp. 339-343 ff., discussion of Asian-American language realtions, including comparative vocabulary of Greenlandic, Canadian, Chugach, Koniag, Siberian Yupik, Aleut; Vol. III, part 3, pp. 425-467, general description of Eskimo language family (425-430), Eastern branch (430-455), Western branch (456-469) (includes data from Pallas, Davydov, Rezanov, Robeck, Sauer, Merck); comparative table of Norton Sound, Kodiak, Chugach, and Siberian Yupik; Vol. IV, pp. 248-255, discussion including comparative vocabulary (30 words + 10 numerals, Siberian Yupik, Aleut, Kodiak, Tlingit, Canadian, Greenlandic, and brief Koniag and Unalaska vocabularies for Lords Prayer from speakers in St. Petersburg.
Comments Previously foldered as CE 816 AV 1816, changed according to catalogue entry.  Also in collection:  1 p. notes by M. Krauss; 4 pp. bibliography from Pilling.
Contributors Adelung, Johann Christoph (author)
Vater, Johann Severin (author)
Type Text
Subject Language(s) Comparative Eskimo-Aleut
LingType lexicon
Files: CE806AV1816.pdf

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